How to Save for a Trip

Next summer Christopher and I are planning to visit the Azores, in Portugal. Particularly São Miguel, and possible Lisbon for 3 days. We are going for two weeks so we will see how the Lisbon part goes. I may have mentioned this on Twitter, but I am not entirely sure. I wanted to talk about at some point saving for a trip. We have already figured out the hotel we are going to be staying at, and the cheapest day to fly, which happens to be a Wednesday. It is half price compared to traveling on any other day. Since we cannot fly directly from where we are, we have to take a plane to Toronto and then take SATA Airline to the island. If you were not aware, TAP is going through some issues, and so SATA is the safer choice.
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5 Places to See in Cosenza, Italy

In honor of having traveled to my gorgeous homeland of Italy one year ago, I thought I would write a post (or maybe a few) about some of the top five things to see and do in the places I have been. Some of the places I have visited multiple times. Some may be high-class tourist places, while others are in heart of the country, the untouched tourist areas. For today’s entry I want to write about my home province of Cosenza, located in the region Calabria. So here is the 5 places to see in Cosenza! Corso Mazzini Strip(Cosenza city) – If you are going to be in Cosenza, Calabria, you might as well visit the capital city, ironically named Cosenza. There you can find a coffee & gelati shop on every corner, grocery stores tucked away in buildings you would never believe, and a fashion strip, where you can find almost anything your heart desires, this is known as Corso Mazzini. One of the perks of Corso Mazzini compared to the mall (however the mall does have great bathing suit shops)  in the city is the huge brands like Armani, Gucci, and more can be found down the strip, either by their […]
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