Kristen Barenthaler

Curious adventurer. Crazed reader. Archery fanatic. Librarian in Training. Amateur author.

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Color Factory: Bright or Dull?
a month ago
Recently, my mother and I took a weekend trip to New York City. Unsure of what to do once we'd gone through the usual touristy adventures of Madame Tussaud's, Broadway, and Times Square, we went to tr...
New Orleans Originals
2 months ago
New Orleans is full of tourist traps from tours, to museums, to specialty stores, so while it may seem best to do them all if you can, here's a few that are particularly worthwhile.
Exploring England Expertly
4 months ago
When visiting London, the most exciting thing to do is to enjoy the people. Let's be honest, in such a large, bustling city, most tourists don't actually get to see Buckingham Palace or Big Ben, and i...
Parisian Vacation Fails
5 months ago
1. Pick one or two things you really want to explore. The only thing my family actually did was visit Versailles because we all love the history of it. However, be prepared for overcrowding and not re...
Where in the World to Find a Fairy Tale?
a year ago
If you are looking for the most beautiful landscapes to browse through and dream of your far away fantasy, or if you are planning your next trip and want somewhere truly fascinating, look no farther t...
Niagara Falls Pitfalls
a year ago
Niagara Falls is one of the United States' most beautiful landmarks. Everyone loves a waterfall, but at 167 feet tall and with an average flow of 85,000 cubic feet per second, Niagara Falls is three o...