SLO, the Happiest City in America.

This past weekend Tommaso and I headed down the coast of California to San Luis Obispo, my college town! I lived in this quaint city for four years (2007-2011) while I studied at California Polytechnic State University. Not only was I excited to visit my old college town but some of my closest friends were also staying there for the long weekend! What an awesome weekend filled with fun and laughter with old friends. Continue reading


After a summer in California it was time for me to head back to Europe for my second year abroad. Since my school schedule was quite rigorous and took up most of my free time I wasn’t able to travel as much as other study abroad students. However, I knew I had to make it to the world’s largest fun fair in Munich, Germany. Oktoberfest is held every fall from late September to early October with around six million people visiting the event every year! Oktoberfest provides a plethora of attractions such as amusement rides, side stalls, food vendors, and of course beer tents! Continue reading