Author: Jen Brown

Notre-Dame Basilica Montreal
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Notre-Dame Basilica Montreal

Notre-Dame Basilica Montreal, Canada Like its grander sister in Paris, France, the Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Canada is a spectacular sight. Built in an imposing Gothic-revival style, the cathedral in Montreal is the site of many famous weddings. Although the cathedral was built in 1823. The history of the parish […]

A Quick Guide to the History of Salisbury, England
England, Europe Travel

A Quick Guide to the History of Salisbury, England

The moment I sunk into the warm mismatched chairs at The Haunch of Venison, I knew that Salisbury was a special place. Sitting down for a hearty meal of soup, bread, and beer in a city so old makes modern problems seem trivial. My thoughts were not on myself, but rather […]

9 Ways Military Veterans Can Save Money on Travel
Travel Tips

9 Ways Military Veterans Can Save Money on Travel

I love to travel. Who doesn’t? The next adventure is always right around the corner.  Almost six years of military service opened my eyes to the world. Three years in Germany and nearly a year in Iraq allowed me to completely immerse myself in other cultures. Drunken barracks parties were […]

Tulum Ruins Beachfront
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Tulum Ruins Beachfront

The Beach at Tulum Ruins Paradise on Earth. That’s what I see when I look at the photo above. That’s probably what the Mayans thought too when they built a temple complex overlooking the Caribbean Sea.  As November closes out and we move into a true desert winter in Arizona, […]

How the Wood Stork Made My Day
Nature Lovers

How the Wood Stork Made My Day

The most rewarding experiences are ofen the least expected. Throughout my travels I find that I am repeatedly being drawn to nature. Although his blog started out with a history focus, the natural wold is becoming a significant theme. Encounters like the one I had with a wood stork make […]

6 Amazing Reasons Why Eloping is Awesome
Couple's Travel, Virginia

6 Amazing Reasons Why Eloping is Awesome

Thanksgiving and Christmas have always been my favorite holidays. Now we have one more reason to celebrate. While everyone else is out Black Friday shopping, we’re celebrating a quiet first anniversary at home. One year ago today I married the love of my life at Holladay House bed and breakfast in […]