My husband is probably going to kill me for this. He’s left it up to me to choose where we take our first vacation, and I am at a loss. The problem? I’ve never been to Europe, and I want to go EVERYWHERE. How the hell am I supposed to narrow it down to one place? Where should we go first? Hence…
THE CONTEST. Tell me where we should go and why, and what we should see and do while we’re there. Is it a vacation that you’ve been on and enjoyed? Is it a dream vacation you’ve always wanted to take? Is there a festival that we absolutely must attend?
DETAILS: We’re going for about 7 days, around the end of May, early June. We like art and architecture, food, wine, history, and the outdoors. I’ve never been to Europe before moving to Finland. Hubster lived in Germany for a spell, and has traveled some, including Paris and Rome.
THE PRIZE: A nice little gift from wherever we go. Do you collect anything – snow globes, shot glasses, ornaments? Is there something in particular you want from the area – soap, textiles? A pretty piece of handmade jewelry? Let me know if you want something in particular! (Don’t tell me in the comments – I’ll contact the winner to find out what you want.)
Leave your suggestions in the comments below by 4pm GMT, Wednesday February 29th. (That’s 11am EST.)
(FYI – currently on the Want To Travel To List, in no particular order: UK, Ireland, Scotland, Iceland, Poland, Budapest, Prague, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, and more. You can see my issue about trying to determine where to go first!)
Ready. Set. GO!