Postcard 29: Florence, Italy

Two words come to mind when I think about Florence: art and architecture. If you're a fan of either, you'll love this city. Academia Gallery We didn't waste any time when we arrived in Florence. Our first stop upon arrival was the Academia Gallery, home of the world-renowned statue of David by Michelangelo. I was…

Postcard 24.4: The Louvre, Paris, France

Like many others in the early 2000s, I had jumped on the "Da Vinci Code" bandwagon. I remember plopping on my couch and spending countless hours with my nose behind that more than 450-page red book, immersed in Robert Langdon's quest to uncover the mysteries behind famous paintings within the ever-famous Louvre museum in Paris.…