Mission San Jose, San Antonio, Texas

Visit All Five Missions of San Antonio

Visit all five Missions of San Antonio! As a local, I encourage people to see the missions all the time. If you love history, old buildings, and want to visit something unique to San Antonio, you need to add the Missions to your list of things to do and see in the Alamo City. There

Honeymoon in Fira, Santorini

My Husband and I had our destination wedding in Italy during October 2017. For our honeymoon, we took advantage of our close proximity to a place I have always wanted to visit: Santorini. (1) Where to Stay There are a lot of options for places to stay in Santorini, from traditional cave houses to hotels

Where to Eat in Fira, Santorini

If you’re like me, the worst part of traveling is picking a place to eat or drink. With so many options it can be overwhelming choosing a restaurant. What if your choice is no good? What if you’re traveling with multiple people with differing tastes? Eating out while on vacation can be the most stressful

Hike Fira to Oia, Santorini - www.lauraenroute.com

Hike from Fira to Oia

My Husband and I had our destination wedding in Italy during October 2017. For our honeymoon, we took advantage of our close proximity to a place I have always wanted to visit: Santorini. After planning a wedding (and a reception back home in Texas) and spending a week with 20 friends and family, we decided

Laura En Route Destination Wedding at le Torri di Bagnara - photo by Jules Bower - www.lauraenroute.com

Planning a Destination Wedding in Italy

All photos in this post were taken by me, unless stated otherwise. On October 12, 2017 my husband and I said our “I Do’s” in beautiful Italy. It was a week-long adventure with family and friends and it was perfect. We stayed at the beautiful le Torri di Bagnara in Umbria. During the days leading

Perugia Chocolate Festival - www.lauraenroute.com

Eurochocolate: The Perugia Chocolate Festival

Every year in Perugia, Italy, there is a 10-day-long chocolate festival known as Eurochocolate. It is a chocolate lover’s paradise. Bring your wallet and sweet tooth because you’ll definitely be needing both. During October 2017, I was in Italy for a week for our destination wedding. We stayed with 20 of our friends and family