Basking in Sunshine: Mauritius

How in the world did I even get here?

Unexpectedly, that’s how.
You take a bit of wishful thinking, mix it up with a whole lot of luck, and add the magic ingredient: that one person who knows that a perfect present always comes in the shape of a flight number. A long amazing weekend is just a tiny sampling of what Mauritius has to offer, of course. But hey, you won’t hear me complaining. … More Basking in Sunshine: Mauritius

Weekend Getaway: Giza Pyramids

The Pyramids. Such a high goal it seemed, in my early twenties..
On our first date, we went to that shady, smelly bar and talked about our plans to see the world, while sipping on warm beer. Well, I think it’s safe to say we’ve checked a lot (!) of those boxes together.
One particular location was missing though: Egypt. Well, to be fair, I actually mean to say a very specific and well known place in Egypt: The Giza Pyramids. … More Weekend Getaway: Giza Pyramids