Canal Street, New Smyrna

One afternoon last week my mom and I took a walk around the historic Canal Street of New Smyrna. It was insanely hot, but it was nice to admire the old buildings and palm trees and classic Florida scenery! New Smyrna has such a lovely local culture and definitely the best small scale architecture I've… Continue reading Canal Street, New Smyrna



(Flowers blooming on the edge of a canal; stormy day) The final stop on my trip was Amsterdam, Netherlands! Unfortunately I was sick for the first two days so I only had one day to explore the whole city. But Iron and I did some really lovely things! We went to lots of little shops, visited the Van… Continue reading Amsterdam


(Pink stucco building discovered during an afternoon of bike riding) Copenhagen was a city of magnificent rainbow light. I visited for 3 days with Iron and it was the most wonderful and colorful city I've ever been. Everything was perfect: the biking culture, the food and coffee, the architecture (ugh!), the attractions, the history, the… Continue reading Copenhagen