Travel Recap: End of the year summary for 2013

End of the year summary travel recap 2013

What a year!  Just when I thought my travel adventures wouldn’t compare with 2012, My 2013 year was much more traveling than I have ever done in my life.  I was in different countries every month – visited new cities and revisited some cities too.  What’s interesting is that my 2014 travels are already planned out.   I’m very grateful for all the blessings and lucky to be able to travel and see the world.

Check out my 2013 travel recap:

1. January Highlights:

After 6 years I went back the Philippines visited Visayas (one of the three main islands).  And visited South Korea as well for the third time.

Places visited: South Korea - Seoul, Philippines - Manila Bohol

Places visited: South Korea – Seoul, Philippines – Manila and Bohol

 

 

2. February Highlights:

First time visiting the charming country of Portugal.

Places visited: Portugal - Lisbon and Sintra

Places visited: Portugal – Lisbon and Sintra

 

3. March Highlights:

Went to the southern part of Spain – Malaga.  And went to the Ritter and Mercedes Benz Museum in Stuttgart Germany.

Places visited: Spain - Malaga, Tarifa and Ronda, Germany - Stuttgart

Places visited: Spain – Malaga, Tarifa and Ronda, Germany – Stuttgart

 

4. April Highlights:

Friends from the states visited and took them to France and Luxembourg.  It was also my first time visiting the country of Luxembourg.

Places visited: Luxembourg city and Maginot line France

Places visited: Luxembourg city and Maginot line France

 

5. May Highlights:

Back to the states to visit my family.  Afterwards, went to Germany to see the Japanese day in Dusseldorf.  Then, off to the Netherlands to see Rotterdam and the Hague.

Places visited: USA - NV and DMV, The Netherlands - Rotterdam and the Hague

Places visited: USA – NV and MD, Germany – Dusseldorf, The Netherlands – Rotterdam and the Hague

 

6. June Highlights:

First time in Italy.

Places visited: Italy - Rome, Vatican

Places visited: Italy – Rome, Vatican

 

7. July Highlights:

My awesome cousins from the states visited and we went to Spain, Belgium and Czech Republic.

Places visited: Spain - Barcelona, Navarro, and Zaragoza, Belgium - Brussels, Czech Republic - Prague

Places visited: Spain – Barcelona, Navarro, and Zaragoza, Belgium – Brussels, Czech Republic – Prague

 

8. August Highlights:

5 countries in 1 day! Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Italy.

Places visited: Germany - Black Forest and Heidelberg, Italy - Lake Como.  5 countries - Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Italy

Places visited: Germany – Black Forest and Heidelberg, Italy – Lake Como. 5 countries – Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Italy

 

9. September Highlights:

Parents visited and took them around Germany, Switzerland and Czech Republic.  My favorite part of the trip was at the Cailler Chocolate museum in Switzerland.

Places visited: Germany - Frankfurt, Fussen, and Zugspitze, Switzerland - Altesch and Gruyere, Czech Republic - Prague and Terezin

Places visited: Germany – Frankfurt, Fussen, and Zugspitze, Switzerland – Altesch and Gruyere, Czech Republic – Prague and Terezin

 

10.  October Highlights:

An impromptu visit to Tuscany, Italy.  Got a chance to see the cities – Pisa and Lucca.  Also, went to Munich for Oktoberfest!

Places visited: Italy - Pisa and Lucca, Germany - Munich

Places visited: Italy – Pisa and Lucca, Germany – Munich

 

11. November Highlights:

Second time this year visiting the USA, went to California, Nevada, Maryland and Hawaii. It was my first time visiting Hawaii!  And a tour drive around Morocco and Italy.

Places visited: USA - CA, HI, MD and NV, Morocco - Monte Carlo, Italy - Florence

Places visited: USA – CA, HI, MD and NV, Morocco – Monte Carlo, Italy – Florence

 

12. December Highlights:

Went to a couple of Christmas markets around Germany, and visited the city of Ghent and Brugge in Belgium.

Places visited: Germany - Rhineland, Belgium - Ghent and Brugge

Places visited: Germany – Rhineland, Belgium – Ghent and Brugge

 

And that’s my 2013!  I’m looking forward to 2014, so many travel plans ahead and tons of places explore.

How was your 2013?  Share us your story.

 

Published 30 December, 2013

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