17 Houses of Famous Authors You Can Visit in Real Life!

Connecticutt - Mark Twain House and Museum was the home of Mark Twain from 1874 to 1871 with American High Gothic style in downtown Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

I just love visiting author’s homes on my travels. From seeing Pushkin’s house in Chisinau to seeing where Margaret Mitchell penned Gone With the Wind in Atlanta, some of my favorite travel memories are seeing the homes of famous writers. Here are some of the best houses of famous authors that you can actually visit … Read more

What To Do in Cartagena: A 2-day Itinerary in the Walled City of Cartagena

Colombia - Cartagena - Guest Post

Wondering what to do in Cartagena, Colombia? This relaxed 2-day itinerary introduces you to the highlights, delights, and beauty of the walled city of Cartagena. Good to Know: This guide to spending 2 days in Cartagena comes to us from Allison Browne from Dreamer at Heart about her trip to the UNESCO World Heritage Site the “Port, Fortresses … Read more

11 Stunning Catholic Monasteries Everyone Should See

Kylemore Abbey from my Irish Road Trip in May

Catholic Monasteries are some of my Favorite Places As a history lover and former Catholic, I adore visiting Catholic monasteries for their history, art, and architecture. From the nunnery where the real Maria von Trapp lived in Austria to visiting the stunning Kylemore Abbey while backpacking in Ireland, I’ve spent many days on the road … Read more