Iceland via Instagram

Hey guys, I’m back from my five-day trip to Iceland! And before I bombard you with a deluge of posts, I wanted to share my Instagram photos.  In short, Iceland fascinated me. The people were kind, artistic, and quirky, and … Read the...

Hot Air Ballooning Over Teotihuacán

When I began planning my trip to Mexico I knew I wanted to visit Teotihuacán, an ancient Mesoamerican city located an hour outside of Mexico City. And what better way to see ancient ruins than by hot air balloon at … Read the...
Hey! I'm Ashley. After college I moved to Paris to work as an au pair and then backpacked Europe, India and Asia for a year, largely solo. Now I live, ski and work in Colorado, but I'm always scheming my next international adventure. Read more on my About Me page.


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  • Finally got around to visiting the Maroon Bells and they were absolutely gorgeous 😍
  • I absolutely loved hiking the beautiful and rugged Lake District. And by 'hiking' I mean climbing a hill and drinking hard cider after 😁🍻
  • Paris is my happy place 💙
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