Favorite Photo Story: Looking Skyward in Paris

Location: Paris, France Date: June 2015 There are several photos from this particular visit to Paris that I really like, but this is one of my favorites because it captures a sunny day, a cool-looking building, and some fellow travelers high above the city. The day I took this photo was particularly special for me, […]

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Traveling Internationally with Children

I have said repeatedly that I enjoy travel because it educates me in ways nothing else can. I got educated on my recent trip to Europe with my wife and two stepchildren. I loved our experience. It was wonderful. Even though it wasn’t our first foreign travel adventure together, it was our first large-scale international […]

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Nice, France

My wife and I visited France last year, and it was our first international trip together. We spent a few days in Paris and then took a train down south to the French Riviera (Côte d’Azur). The five-hour train ride was pleasant, and it provided us a great opportunity to see some of France’s beautiful […]

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Returning to Paris, France

My girlfriend (now wife) and I were on a date in February 2017 when I asked her if she would like to take an international trip with me. She told me later that she wasn’t sure about how serious I was being, but we talked about a few possibilities and settled on France. It wasn’t […]

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