Porto, Portugal: A Vistor’s Guide

Welcome back! Today we’re talking all about one of my favorite European cities–Porto, Portugal (“o Porto” if you’re a native). Before you jump in, be sure to subscribe to SideofKail and follow me on Instagram @sideofkail! Porto is the second-largest city in Portugal–right after Lisbon. It’s located on the Douro river and sits partially along…

A Weekend in Edinburgh Scotland

Scotland is a quaint country just north of England, painted with vibrant green mountains and stone laden roads. Edinburgh–the capital city of Scotland–is officially my new favorite place. *Depending who you ask, Scotland technically isn’t a country…it’s part of the United Kingdom.* PS: It’s pronounced ED-IN-BRUH (You’re welcome) If you’re planning a Europe trip, or…

Planning Your First Europe Trip

Congrats, friend! You’re going to Europe! You’re about to experience some life-changing moments—not to mention eat delicious food, meet incredible people, and see some wicked views. PS: Follow @sideofkail for more pics of my European adventure Planning a European adventure might seem overwhelming at first, but follow these steps and you’ll be saying “Ciao!” or…

Making Dreams Happen: Chapter 3

The trip: Sometimes plans are better off changed. Much like my life, our Europe plans were ever changing. London was a for sure, since we were flying in and out of it. But Paris was a complete disaster and Austria cost enough to make my stomach churn.  So we pulled out a map, scanned our options, and decided to head…