Strasbourg, France

When we booked our airbnb in Achern, we took a look at the map and realized how close we were to France, more importantly, Strasbourg! With only a half-hour car ride away, we decided to dedicate one day to exploring la français. France has always held a dear spot in my heart. French class was … More Strasbourg, France

Christmas in the NRW

There is truly nothing like December in Germany. Everywhere you go, big or small, Christmas decorations and string lights are up and there is always a hut filled with mulled wine and bratwurst. This year we got to hit up some new markets and celebrated this month in our state of North Rhine-Westphalia! Cologne, Germany … More Christmas in the NRW

Rome, Italy

November 7-8, 2019  The last stop of the Italian tour.  We said goodbye to Florence and hopped on a train to the one and only Roma. I had briefly been to Rome during my time in Italy but it literally was for only a couple hours so I was excited to get the full Roman … More Rome, Italy

Back to Florence

November 5-6, 2019 I cannot tell you how many times I have dreamed about this day. So many times throughout the past five years, I have literally had dreams where I am roaming around this city again and getting to show Chris all of the amazing things I had seen and done during my time … More Back to Florence

Venice, Italy

November Break 2019: The Rumbles FINALLY go to Italy together As everyone knows, back in 2014 I left Chris behind to go study abroad in Florence, Italy. Although we have been living in Europe for three years now, we never made a trip for me to go back and to show Chris my favorite country … More Venice, Italy