United Kingdom London Big Ben Buckingham Palace Globe Theater Westminster Abbey Stone Henge Netherlands Amsterdam Rembrandt/Van Gogh museum Rotterdam Belgium Monastery/Brewery Brussels and/or Bruges France Paris Eiffel Tower The Louvre Northern/Western France? Central France on way to Munich Southern coast on way to Spain Germany Munich – Oktoberfest! Italy Venice Da Vinci Art/Architecture Spain Misc.… Read More Jolly Journeys – Bucket List
Everyone has dreams. Some dreams are small, some are medium size, some are friggin’ huge crazy dreams that wring the world by it’s neck (if it had a neck) and change how people think, live, and treat each other. Too often, these dreams are put on the back burner. They’re slowly crushed into dust under the soul-sucking… Read More Jolly Journeys – Help Us Live Our Dream!
Before you can set out on the journey of your dreams, you’ll need to get your passport. We just received ours and can’t wait to start filling up the pages! Here’s some tips and things we learned during the process that might be helpful. Apply Early It typically takes 6 to 8 weeks to receive… Read More Jolly Journeys – Getting Passports
This will be our Master Checklist of all our “to-do’s” to make sure we are on the right track to make this trip happen! We will be updating live as we complete them or as we find new things that need to be done. Anything that is not completed will be colored in Deep Red and when… Read More Jolly Journeys – The Master Checklist
Well, it’s official now! We bought our flights to Boston–where we’ll stay for a few days–and our tickets from there to London. It feels so real now that we have tickets in hand. We’ve got a lot to do to prepare in the next 5 months, and we’re hoping that writing about the process on… Read More Jolly Journeys – We Bought Our Plane Tickets!
It is now my goal to try not to buy anything that I will not be bringing to Europe. Our goal is to get rid of most of our stuff, and by this I mean like 50%-80%. Yes, we already are living a very simple life in our 391 square foot studio. But why buy… Read More Jolly Journeys – The Stuff Checklist
Almost 4 years from first meeting Brodie and over two ears married we speak about backpacking through Europe once every 6 months. It’s been one of those kind of dreams that we’ve always looked forward to and knew that it would happen at sometime. Well the thing about “sometime” is that unless you take action… Read More Jolly Journeys – We are Going to Europe