Tuscany: Home of the “Vino Nobile”

Tuscany: Home of the “Vino Nobile”

Tuscany seemed like a great way to escape the Amalfi tourists, see a new landscape, and of course continue our wine and pasta tour. G spent time in Tuscany while studying abroad in Siena, so he reluctantly agreed to play tour guide yet again. We decided on Montepulciano, a medieval hillside town at with its own “Vino Nobile” region within Tuscany (more on that later).

New Song: “Sweden”

New Song: “Sweden”

The much anticipated release of my Sweden track is finally here. This song takes inspiration from the land of pop music and the celebrations of the Swedish Midsummer, a holiday we arrived just in time for. The song begins with a toast recorded during a Midsummer lunch with new friends, and continues on with an uplifting [...]

Postcard-perfect Prague

Postcard-perfect Prague

It’s called the city of five hundred spires, and it had been on my destination list for a decade. When I lived in France in college, Prague had somehow eluded me despite being a cheap flight away. So, when planning our route from Norway to Italy, I convinced G to let us spend 5 days in Prague. With plenty of recommendations in hand, we set out to make our way through this beautiful – though somewhat gritty – city. We were not disappointed.

Sweden part II: Stockholm

Sweden part II: Stockholm

We spent 5 days in Stockholm, Sweden’s beautiful capital, built on 14 islands. Stockholm is certainly not lacking in reasons to visit: a stunning waterfront facade, one of the cleanest and most efficient transit systems, a much-admired sense of style, a vibrant food culture, a slew of pop music exports, and the list goes on...