24 Hours in Vienna, Austria

In the summer of 2014, I studied abroad in Innsbruck Austria as part of a Law School program. We had long weekends to explore nearby cities and countries. During one of the weekends, my roommate and I traveled to Salzburg and Vienna. To stay on budget, we stayed at hostels, skipped a lot of the

Hometown Tourist

  When I’m not traveling, I’m at home in Texas with my husband and two dogs.   Posts about my adventures in and around San Antonio, Texas are coming soon! Once I’ve caught up on posts from my past travels abroad, I’ll start being in a tourist in my home city of San Antonio. I’ll

A Day in Salzburg

“The hills fill my heart with the sound of music.” Sound of Music Salzburg, famous as the stage for the movie Sound of Music and home of Mozart, this beautiful small town is nestled between mountains along the Salzach River in Austria. The Alstadt (Old Town), on the left side of the river, has been

View from Space Needle Observation Deck, Seattle, WA - www.lauraenroute.com

A Weekend in Seattle

In August 2013, my husband and I spent a weekend in Seattle for his birthday. We took two day trips outside of the city and spent the remaining time exploring Seattle. In addition to using this blog post for inspiration, as you start planning your trip to Puget Sound, check out Seattle’s tourist website. (All