Category Archives: World

Sintra, Portugal

Lisbon is a charming and historical city to explore, but Sintra, a fairytale of a town, is located just 15-miles northwest of Lisbon. With a quick 45-minute train ride (catch the train from Rossio Station in Lisbon), Sintra makes a great day trip from Lisbon. Keep reading for a mini guide to Sintra, Portugal! Looking… Read More



Lisbon, Portugal Part I

Portugal has been on my travel wish list for several years. There was just something about the rich history, clay-tiled roofed buildings, inviting coastal villages, and the beautiful scenery that pulled on my heartstrings. While Portugal doesn’t have the glitz and glamour of other well-known European countries, it outshines the larger and more visited European… Read More




Paris, France

A few of my favorite photos in Europe

Lately, I have been reminiscing about a few of my favorite travel moments in Europe. I have been fortunate to visit many great European cities, and just wanted to share some of my favorite photos from a few of my favorite cities…Enjoy! London, England London always feels like home to me. Maybe, because it was… Read More


Montmorency Falls - OhioGirl Travels

Montmorency Falls and Île d’Orléans

Our visit to Québec has been quite impressive, starting in the vibrant Montréal, road tripping on the Chemin du Roy, and visiting the charming Québec City! But the province of Québec has more to offer visitors, we took a daytrip from Québec City to Montmorency Falls and Île d’Orléans. While the cities of Québec offer… Read More


Québec City, Québec

Québec City, Québec

After our pleasant stay in Montréal and the beautiful drive along the Chemin du Roy, we were excited to explore Québec City, Québec! While most of our time was spent in Vieux (Old) Québec, I was pleasantly surprised at how vibrant Québec City is, with more to offer than just the historic district. This beautiful city offers… Read More



Montréal, Québec Part II

Montréal, Québec Part II

Happy Friday!! I hope you enjoyed my last blog post, Montréal Part I! Montréal is a beautiful city, and fall’s colorful abundance made it even more stunning to enjoy. With an eclectic mix of a modern downtown, preserved historic district, beautiful parks, cool neighborhoods, great bars and restaurants, and easy, safe public transportation system, Montréal… Read More