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Winter Garden aGlow

Winter Garden aGlow glows nightly from Thanksgiving to early January every year.  It’s held at the Idaho Botanical Garden, which is one of my favorite places in Boise and has a brilliant display of over 300,000 lights.  My sister and I have been wanting…

December 27, 2015

Backpacking Europe-Berlin

After my long train ride to Copenhagen, I was happy to have an uneventful ride to Berlin.  When I arrived, I checked into my hostel which was very nice, but also a 5 story walk up, which was not my favorite thing to do…

October 23, 2015

Jaialdi 2015 – Basque-ing at the Expo

Friday I went down to the Basque block to meet a friend for lunch.  While we had a nice time, it was very hot and there was no shade and very little seating.  After we ate I didn’t stick around for the music or…

August 12, 2015

Jaialdi 2015-Sports Night

*I’m taking a slight break from recounting my trip backpacking through Europe to write about Jaialdi, a Basque festival that occurs in Boise, Idaho every 5 years, which I attended last week. Growing up in Boise, I’ve always wanted to go to Jaialdi.  However,…

August 10, 2015