Pink Street with umbrellas in Lisbon
Europe | Portugal

Lisbon with a Toddler

Portugal is such a family-friendly destination, and Lisbon, the country’s largest city did not disappoint. We traveled from Porto to Lisbon by private transfer (due to the rail strikes making travel by train unreliable). Lisbon is an entirely different vibe from Porto – a much larger city, with TONS of hills and steps, and narrow…

side of building at Vedema
Europe | Greece

Staying at the Vedema Luxury Collection in Megalochori, Santorini

While Oia remains a popular destination for anyone heading to Santorini, some of the smaller towns on the island deserve just as much attention. Megalochori is one such spot, a quaint historic village on the eastern part of the island filled with narrow cobblestone streets, vineyards, and adorable authentic restaurants. Just south of Fira (another…

Mykonos port views
Europe | Greece

Renting an ATV in Mykonos

A common recommendation for Mykonos (and Santorini) is to rent an ATV to get around the island. This is because there are fewer than 30 taxis on the entire island, so hailing a cab can be difficult. (For this reason I also recommend pre-booking your airport or port transfers.)   Getting the ATV You don’t necessarily…