Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

What happens when a newly-married couple decides to drop everything, leave “real life” behind, and take a 12-month honeymoon? Whether you are family, friends, or friends-we-have-yet-to-meet … or brainstorming your own journeys … we welcome you to follow along on Our Epic Adventure!

When in Rome…

December 28, 2014 | Mitch & Jewels Somehow the end is the beginning is the end. The last city we visited on our year-long honeymoon adventure was Rome… with its abundance of art, history, culture, and food. Read More

The smallest country in the world, Vatican City

December 14, 2014 | Mitch & Jewels When in Rome… tour the Vatican! Since it is its own sovereign nation, we decided that clearly it needed its own blog entry. It may have less than 1,000 citizens, it may be just about 110 acres (comparison: NYC’s Central Park is 850 acres), and we may only have been there for 4 hours… but it definitely adds a ticker to the list of countries we visited this year. Read More

A dip into Tuscan culture

December 2, 2014 | Mitch & Jewels In the back of our minds, over our 12 months of travel, we kept searching for a place where we might want to live. And while we both are drawn to return to a few special places, Italy’s Tuscany was the first place where everything felt… just… right. Read More

Tuscan paradise

November 29, 2014 | Mitch & Jewels One of the most adorable things Italians say is “why not?” Do you want to join for dinner? Pause… Why not?! We started to adopt that attitude in Tuscany, and it led to a completely amazing week. Read More
home_300x225_06 mitch_jewels_01home_300x225_07