Travel fails of 2018

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We managed to do much better this year, compared to last year – didn’t get mugged, stranded, hospitalized, or scammed! 1. (Not) Stargazing in Westcliffe Went on a road trip for some stargazing in one of the designated International Dark Sky areas in Westcliffe, Colorado, without checking the forecast. It was cloudy, rainy, and cold. Needless […]

Sintra

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Portugal is absolutely phenomenal for traveling with a baby. 5/5 would recommend. We didn’t quite realize the extent of this until our day trip to Sintra from Lisbon. Sintra is an easy 1-hour train ride from Lisbon, with great signage and accessible transportation. The only not-so-easy part was buying the train tickets. Luckily for us, […]

Lisbon

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This trip was going to have its own set of challenges – A is no longer exclusively breastfed so we have to find food for her, she is getting pretty heavy so we have to carry around a stroller, AND she is now a full on crawling-almost-walking machine! No more Japanese-style everyone-sleeps-in-one-bed-on-the floor. We now […]