Summers in Sicily

What If We - Cefalu - June 11

After traveling around Italy for about a year, I have come to terms with the fact that I have a sweet spot for the south of Italy in particular. Jared and I recently got a chance to visit Sicily as our ‘bon voyage‘ trip from Italy a week before our departure. I think it’s safe to say we were both pleasantly surprised by our stay there, as we didn’t know what to expect when arriving to the island.

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Four Nights in Paris

What If We Blog - Eiffel Tower - Aug 9

We recently just finished our trip through Paris. It was mine and Jared’s first time there and I can definitely see why many people consider this city to be one of their favorites in the world. Let’s just say the hype is definitely real. We arrived from Rome via overnight train which connected in Milan. In total it was about a 13 hour train ride, not the most comfortable experience, but I think something everyone should do at least once in their lifetime.

Paris has been on the top of my list of places to visit for as long as I can remember. It was an absolute dream to experience it in real life.  We arrived on a Sunday. We were definitely spoiled there with the weather. It was so unbelievably hot in Rome (in the mid 90’s), that the 60 degree temperature in Paris felt like heaven to us. I am glad that I brought an assortment of clothes with me for different climates, because a jacket came in handy when it dropped down to the 50’s and the wind felt like ice against our skin. After all, we did just move from Miami, so anything below 70 is “chilly” to us.

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