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Month: January 2016

Snow, Snow, and More Snow- Snowpocalypse 2016

Snowpocalypse 2016 was in full swing this weekend on the East Coast.  Snowmaggedon, #SnOmarComin (if you are into The Wire references), Snowzilla, whatever you want to call it- there was a lot of freaking snow! 29.4 inches at the Baltimore airport by late Saturday night when it finally stopped snowing. With this forecast we were pretty sure it was going to be a big storm! It was still bigger than I expected just because the winds made the drifts really high! There is porch furniture under there somewhere! There are many reasons why living in a city is amazing but Read More

Don’t Miss Places in Japan

When visiting a new country, most travelers want to see a lot in a short amount of time. If you have big plans to visit Japan in the future I can help you whittle down your list of must sees to settle in on a good itinerary.  Last September I spent an amazing 2+ weeks in Japan. While I didn’t get to see all of Japan (not by a longshot!), I was able to pick my favorite cities and sights- the don’t miss places in Japan. Without further ado here are my favorite places: 1) Kyoto Kyoto was my favorite Read More