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When we sold our house and stuff to travel for a year, we went to Europe. It’s the place we know best after the United States. Then we went back and spent another three months exploring the UK and continental Europe. We’ve even made plans for another two months in winter 2019-20. Suffice to say, we love Europe and it’s so easy to travel there.

Since we spend a month at a time in each location, we get the chance to know our destinations pretty well. We’d love to help you plan your trip.

Swedish summerhouse

Visiting a Swedish Summerhouse

Swedish summerhouses are iconic. You know, the red cottages set next to a lake or the ocean where many Swedes spend their summers. The tradition of relaxing at a summer cabin is a long standing tradition in Sweden, a country filled with nature lovers. Of course, we wanted to get a little Swedish summerhouse action …

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Traditional costumes at a festival in Zagreb, Croatia

From Montenegro to Austria (via Serbia and Croatia)

We are almost nine months into our year abroad. In some ways it has flown by, in other ways it seems like we left the United States a LONG time ago. Where We’ve Been If you are following along, you’ve seen highlights from the countries we’ve visited thus far.

Go Ape in Aberfolye!

While in Scotland, Henry and Anders decided to Go Ape in Aberfoyle. What does that mean? Go Ape! is high ropes and zip line course in Queen Elizabeth Park near Aberfoyle where you can fly 46 meters above the ground on two of Britain’s longest zip wires. They swung through the trees, swooped on a swing, …

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