MAP Travel Tips

A few of our friends asked us for our top tips/lessons learned from our travels so we decided to throw together a list. I’m sure as we do more reflecting, we’ll have more things to share but hopefully this initial list will be helpful to those itching to do a RTW trip or about to go … More MAP Travel Tips

I see you, Croatia

Between soaking in soothing coastal views, getting lost in time through the various Old Towns and enjoying the country’s natural beauty on hikes, Croatia easily become a contender for our favorite European stop. Since we were nearing the end of our trip, we tried to balance between relaxing but also making the most of every day (and avoiding … More I see you, Croatia

Roam Sweet Rome

When I was in 7th grade, our English class did a whole unit on Roman and Greek mythology. It was my first introduction to myths and as a bookworm, I loved discovering a new type of story. And to be honest, I also loved reading all about the different gods/goddess personalities and all the drama … More Roam Sweet Rome

Last Days in Germany: family and beer, two things we hold dear

  After Barry left us in Berlin, we had a week left in Germany. The majority of the rest of our time was going to be spent visiting Phi’s family and an exchange student that befriended the Sayre family in the early 2000s. We also got to drive on the autobahn and drink lots of … More Last Days in Germany: family and beer, two things we hold dear


We recently finished off a leg of our trip we fondly called, “B cities with Barry.” I know, what a totally original and non-self-explanatory title! Our friend Barry joined us in Europe and we visited: Barcelona, Budapest, Bratislava and Berlin. It was just a coincidence that they all started with the letter B. After months … More B CITIES WITH BARRY