Bastille Day in Paris

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We had an epic Paris weekend recently celebrating Bastille Day on Saturday and Sunday France played in the World Cup championship to beat Croatia and become Champions du Monde! Paris is always magical but you guys… this weekend was epic!!! Bastille Day in France is 14 July and since this year it fell on a Saturday, celebrating it in Paris was a must-do for me! I had our trip booked about a year out ūüôā and it did not disappoint. If you can get to France for 14 July, do it! Paris has a spectacular fireworks show behind the Eiffel […]

Corpus Christi in Sevilla

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|Locatio: Sevilla, Spain| Dave and I have traveled pretty extensively around Europe but I can honestly say I actually felt culture shock in Sevilla (that fact alone shocked me!)!¬† We happened to visit during Corpus Christi week, and it seemed the city was always¬†on with celebrations, parades, and excitement. Every evening the week leading up to Corpus Christi on Thursday, multiple bands would play throughout the narrow city streets and the music echoed off the buildings making for some loud music.¬† This city celebrated with passion!¬† The streets were filled with people everywhere and we had fun exploring! The city […]

Exploring the Colorful, Tasty Streets of Sevilla, Spain

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Sevilla is a Spanish city bursting with life, culture, and passion.¬† It seems everything the¬†Sevillanos do, they do with passion!¬† From flamenco dancing, to bull fights, to the chaos of eating tapas for lunch, to celebrating Corpus Christi with huge street parades in their Sunday best, Sevillanos do it all with passion and a big, friendly smile. Sevilla had been on our travel bucket list for a while and when we booked the big birthday trip to Ibiza with the fam, we were able to fly a quick hop from Ibiza to Sevilla.¬† It worked out perfectly and I highly […]