Oh Prague--such a delight! It's easy to see why this enchanting place is known as the "Magic City". Although the title could easily be attributed to the cobblestone streets, stunning architecture, and abundant hot chocolate, Prague is seriously chock-full of local legends. After you've filled up on heavenly trdelik (delicious funnel-like Czech pastry pictured above), mosey on… Continue reading Prague

Knockma Woods

In Ireland's County Galway, there lies a small, forested hill said to be a legendary faery fortress and former residence of Finnbheara, the king of the Connacht faeries. Of the two cairns crowning the summit, supposedly one is his burial site. Finding Knockma Woods wasn't easy--it wasn't obvious on our GPS, and we had to ask a mud-spattered tractor driver for directions. Luckily,… Continue reading Knockma Woods