April 2018

Venice, Italy

April 20-23: We had been wanting to go to Venice for some time now, but we weren’t sure it was going to happen. Somehow, we managed to fit it in this past weekend, and I’m sure glad we did. Venice is different than most European cities. The countless canals create a soothing atmosphere as you […]

Spring Break Part 3 & 4: Warsaw & Krakow

                Warsaw, Poland: April 2-6 Our time in Warsaw was short, but still worth the stop. We stayed in a lovely apartment in the Old Town. During our day and half, we walked down The Royal Way, visited the History or Polish Jews museum, explored Old Town, and […]

Spring Break Part 2: Lviv, Ukraine

April 2-4: Our morning flight out of Kiev got us into Lviv and at our apartment by about 1pm. Our Airbnb apartment was spacious and very well located. Brian quickly noted the restaurant with craft beers on tap right across the street. We were only a block away from the main square, too. The weather was […]

Spring Break Part 1: Kiev, Ukraine

March 29-April 2: Our Spring Break trip started in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine. Avery and I left on Friday morning and we met Grandma Vicki in the Kiev airport, about 30 minutes after our arrival. All of her flights and the two of ours were on time and without a hitch. Together we took […]