“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain
(La Sagrada Familia)
And so… after realizing that I had not taken a real “vacation” for more than 10 years I decided to make it happen. Time goes by so fast and we become so entranced in the servitude of our jobs/careers that we forget to explore the world. We forget that there’s a marvelous world outside our own.
So, after very little convincing… my very good friend Tiffany and I decided to hit Europe together. Weeks later, after some logistical planning, we were ecstatic to finally have our plane tickets and hotels booked! Barcelona, Nice, and Paris awaited. Continue reading