American wedding

This May Seb and I flew to Boston to attend the wedding of my American sister Colleen. Since the date was set way ahead of time, I had plenty of time to score a cheap flight and pick out the perfect dress to wear. The location was at the ski resort Sunday River in Maine,…

Layover in Chicago

My return flight back to Amsterdam I had the option of a 24 hour layover in Chicago. Since I’ve never been to this city I thought this would be a good opportunity to visit. What to do for a full day in Chicago? I arrived at O’hare airport at 6.30 PM and took the elevated…

2 days in Boston

The purpose of my trip to the United States was to visit my host family. But my American sister Colleen has bought her own condo in Lowell, Massachusetts where I could stay. Lowell is 50km North of Boston with a direct train connection to the city. First time riding a train in the United States…

The sights of Page

The photography tour for Upper Antelope Canyon started at 10.30 am. I had to reserve for this tour months in advance because of its popularity. Our guide Rob took us into the Canyon and showed us the sweets spots, where to stand and hold up other groups so we could take pictures of the light…

Capitol Reef

From Bryce we drove route 12 to Capitol Reef. A scenic route that showed all the lovely autumn colors. Arriving at Capitol Reef we first stopped for breakfast/lunch. This was the first time my mom ate at Subway. She said “If there is no Denny’s, Subway is good too.” (Backbground info: we’ve gotten to be…