Erin Explores

by Erin Elaine

Stari Grad Hvar (Sail Croatia Part III)

The morning before going to Stari Grad, there was a storm, which meant no swim stop. We all took seasickness pills and tried to distract ourselves. Eventually the weather improved … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dubrovnik, Croatia

At the end of June I spent 4 days in Dubrovnik before starting my weeklong Sail Croatia adventure. Dubrovnik is such a beautiful and unique city, and the fortified walls … Continue reading

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fjords Day 3

I rented a bike and rode all the way around the Esefjord and Svaerefjord and back for a total of 40km. They’re smaller fjords so they feel more enclosed, so … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · 4 Comments

Fjords Day 2

I hiked up to 575 meters (started from sea level) and was rewarded with these amazing views. Beautiful!

July 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fjords, Day 1

I took a ferry along the Naerofjord or “Narrow Fjord”. Mountains appearing around every new bend, soaring up around you and surrounding you. These pictures don’t even come close to … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

First Glimpses of Bergen, Norway

The historic harborfront of Bergen is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and it’s clear why. It feels like being transported to another era.

July 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

In love with Croatia

I’ve been in Croatia for two and a half weeks and I love it! I spent 4 days in Dubrovnik, which is such an old and beautiful city. I walked … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Valencia

After 2 years of living in Spain I finally made it to Valencia! It’s such a gorgeous city, I found myself staring open-mouthed at the architecture several times. Of course … Continue reading

June 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

UNESCO Sites – June 2014

A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a place (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that is listed by the UNESCO as of special cultural … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mallorca

I spent 2 full days on the beach and 1 full day poolside, and I took 6 pictures. Ha! Just goes to show how relaxed I was. I read my … Continue reading

June 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt is a beautiful lakeside town in Austria. It’s pretty sleepy in winter, but no less beautiful. I imagine in summer the weather is gorgeous and the water is dotted … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · 2 Comments

Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

After leaving Prague, I spent 2 days in Cesky Krumlov, in the south of the Czech Republic. It’s a tiny little town squeezed inside a tight U-bend in a river. … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kutna Hora, Czech Republic

Ever since I found out about Kutna Hora, I’ve been really eager to visit it. To be honest, part of the reason I chose to travel to Prague was because … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Christmas in Prague

For the first stop on my 18-day winter break trip, I went to Prague. I had previously been there when I was a sophomore in high school, traveling with my … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment