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The Can’t-Miss Culinary Experience in Armenia: Khorovatz

The Can’t-Miss Culinary Experience in Armenia: Khorovatz

We plan. We save. We buy tickets. We travel thousands of miles. We explode our luggage into hotel rooms. After all the months of work, hours of travel, we look around and think: What should I eat? Every culture and country has something unique to […]

My 5 Favorite Trips With Kids

My 5 Favorite Trips With Kids

Many people shy away from traveling with their kids because, let’s face it, sometimes it seems like a chore. There’s the extra luggage, the snacks, the favorite lovie, the stroller, the naptime schedule, all the fun games and devices to entertain them on the plane, […]

The Hospitality of Armenian Coffee

The Hospitality of Armenian Coffee

The World is Just One Big Cup No matter where you’re living in the world, what’s the one thing we can all agree on? Coffee, right? (duh, Mary, that’s obviously what you’re writing about today). It’s one of those similarities that we as humans share […]

Ways to Survive the Exapt Blues

Ways to Survive the Exapt Blues

Happy 2018, everyone!! Resolutions made? Goals set?? Yeah, me neither.   After the sparkle of the New Year fades, we’re stuck in January, or “the Dark Ages” as it’s known to some. The greyest, the coldest, the most depressing month of the year. It’s enough […]

Expat Life Lessons: Reflections on Two Years Living Abroad

Expat Life Lessons: Reflections on Two Years Living Abroad

As December draws to a close, I can’t help but reflect on the previous year in all its delightful craziness. And needless to say, it was really crazy. Some good, some bad, highs, lows, ends, and new beginnings. Despite many other amazing life changes this […]

10 Things You Have To Do On Your Trip To Yerevan

10 Things You Have To Do On Your Trip To Yerevan

Yerevan is an old-world city that is quickly modernizing. Its history is deep, complex, and vibrant. Everywhere you look, you see remnants of the past. The old mixed with the new. Deep culture mixed with modern flares. After spending two years living in this city, […]

Best Cafés in Yerevan

Best Cafés in Yerevan

By far one of my favorite things to do when exploring a new city is to sit in a café and take in the surrounding atmosphere. Watch the people, watch the staff. What is the coffee served with? How is it presented?  Cafés represent comfort. […]

25 Totally Awesome Travel Gifts That Everyone Will Love

25 Totally Awesome Travel Gifts That Everyone Will Love

Happy Holidays, travelers! And families and friends of travelers! Isn’t this just the best time of the whole year??   Who here knows someone that “has it all figured out” when it comes to their travel gear? From favorite gadgets to luggage they seem to […]

Why Thanksgiving Will Always Remind Me Of Armenia

Why Thanksgiving Will Always Remind Me Of Armenia

The Thanksgiving of New Beginnings   It was two years ago, almost to the day, the night before Thanksgiving, my family touched down in Armenia to begin our first tour overseas.   Armenia. I still ask myself how the heck did I end up here. […]

The First-Timer’s Guide to Visiting Yerevan

The First-Timer’s Guide to Visiting Yerevan

Barev Dzez!! If you’re here, you are possibly, maybe, perhaps halfway considering a trip to Armenia! BRAVO! Armenia is a very interesting country with old-world charm and a deep, colorful culture. When I say it’s an old country, I mean it, and it’s as interesting to […]