Pula, Croatia – Our Home Away From Home

Rick Steves recommends no more than 1 day in Pula, Croatia. The Travel Medley, in the spirit of a slow, relaxing summer, stayed there for 1 month.     For the most part, we worked. (Which is kind of a weird way...

Jumping For Joy (Literally)

In a yearly study of 156 countries, Denmark is consistently ranked the happiest country in the world.     It’s a place where health care and education are both considered basic human rights, gender equality is prioritized, and there...

Why You Should Always Go To Free Museums

The aptly named Thorvaldsen’s Museum in Copenhagen is dedicated to the Danish sculptor, Bertel Thorvaldsen. And this museum is free on Wednesdays. Since I love all forms of art (and I also love free things), we decided to...

Tivoli – The Place To Be!

This post is both informative and rhyming! (Because why not both?!) It’s all about Tivoli Gardens, an epic amusement park in downtown Copenhagen.   Want fun in Copenhagen? I’ve got just the place! ‘Cause Tivoli is sure To put...

Boat or Church? Boat Church?

Y’all, this is a church.     This was particularly surprising to us, because we went to a LOT of churches in Europe.     While they were totally gorgeous, they all started to look alike. Columns, pillars, frescos, chandeliers,...

Let It All Hang Out in Oslo

GUH, HUMANS. We are complex creatures. No other animal has a larynx specialized for speech, or walks upright as their chief mode of locomotion, or buys hundreds of dollars of products online but then complains about the $3.99...