Hometown: Edinboro, Pennsylvania
Current City: Florence, Italy
Occupation: College junior studying abroad
College major: Fashion Merchandising & Media
Hobbies: Yoga, Photography, Coffee, Tennis, Collecting Bumper Stickers, Concerts, Skiing, Cooking, & Cleveland Sports
Favorite travel book: The Untethered Soul // Michael Singer – It will prepare you for anything and everything.
Number one destination on your to-go list: Cape Town, South Africa
Boldest thing on your travel bucket list: Recently went cliff jumping off of the Amalfi Coast – that one was up there.
You never travel without: An open mind
Number one song on your road trip playlist: Peaches // In The Valley Below
Mountains or beaches: One of each, please!
Best foreign dish: Anything fresh and creative – I’m a sucker for crowded, cozy restaurants with handwritten menus; that’s when you know it’s worth it.
Most unique foreign dish: The specialty of whatever region I visit; currently it’s pesto and mozzarella.
Most overrated tourist attraction: Any of them! I appreciate the history behind them, but the best sights and experiences are on the side streets & where the locals flock – where the true culture is.
Most underrated city you’ve been to: Cleveland, Ohio – Art, food, music, sports, & history all contribute to this blooming underdog which I adore.
Personal blog: snapshotnomad.wordpress.com