Our Biggest Adventure

Let us know if you’ll be in town or have recommendations for any of our destinations. We love spending time outdoors, learning about cultures and traditional crafting, and of course, eating and cooking. Follow along real time on our Instagram @AdventuresofCarlienne.

Fall 2018Winter 2019Spring 2019Summer 2019Fall 2019
France, Morocco, Portugal, SpainBelgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland Japan, Korea, Singapore, VietnamIndonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, FinlandBrazil, Chile, Cuba, Japan, Peru
*Itinerary tentative, countries listed alphabetically

Sunset at Katara Cultural Village, Doha, Qatar
Doha, Qatar
We were completely surprised by Doha, Qatar, though to be fair we didn’t have strong expectations. Doha felt like the Singapore of the UAE: it’s an international hub where English
Rainforest World Music Festival 2019, Jungle stage.
The Rainforest World Music Festival 2019
I came across an online post about the Rainforest World Music Festival just after it happened last year while we were still in the planning phase of our Around the
Wat Arun, Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand
Plan Your Own Adventure photo gallery logistics & budget where we stayed details   Things to Do in Bangkok Use MeetUp to Make New Friends: Board Game Night at Ninive
Cloud Forest, Gardens By The Bay, Singapore
The Garden City, Singapore
What we loved about Singapore are the gardens, the super affordable and tasty hawker fare and the wonderful mix of Chinese, Indian, and Malaysians cultures that reminded us a bit
Hazelnut espresso, Naples, Rome
Things to know before visiting Italy
We spent a couple weeks visiting Rome and Naples in February and despite prior research online, still had to learn much from experience. Granted our short time only provided a
EAV bus shuttle from Pompeii to Vesuvius
Visiting Herculaneum, Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius
We had 6 days in Naples this February and one of the most popular things to do in Naples is to visit the Herculaneum or Pompeii ruins and go up
Sibelius Park (Sibeliuksen puisto), Helsinki
Helsinki & Finland: the realest winter
Plan Your Own Adventure photo gallery logistics & budget where we stayed details Finland. There is nothing like snow laden forests of bare trees: the stark brilliant white against the
Nyhavn (København K)
Copenhagen, Denmark
We left the comparably mild winter weather of Netherlands and arrived at the Copenhagen Airport late afternoon the second week of January: the sky already beginning to darken, old snow
Windmills at Kinderdijk, Netherlands
A Week in Netherlands: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht
Netherlands made its way off and on our list as we debated our route around the world, weather conditions, and my general disinterest in Amsterdam's famed offerings, however we've agreed