Why I Go To Las Vegas Every Year For My Birthday

Why I Go To Vegas Every Year For My Birthday | Cathedrals and Cafes Blog | Bellagio Fountains

Happy Friday, everyone! As you read today’s post I am either in the air or have landed in Las Vegas! As I mentioned in my reflections post earlier this week, I turned another year older. And I’m completely ok with it. I’m actually pretty proud of it. I’ve made it this long on Earth and […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: A Splendid Stay in Santorini

Erin from Cathedrals and Cafes blog poses next to a blue domed building in Oia Santorini Greece

Part four of my Eat+Stay+Play Greek travel guide series takes us to the beautiful island of Santorini! Be sure to check out my first three guides, too: Eat+Stay+Play: 2 Days in Athens Eat+Stay+Play: Magical Mykonos Eat+Stay+Play: 5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Naxos As always, at the end of this post is my free […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: 5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Naxos

Erin from Cathedrals and Cafes in the village of Halki, Naxos Greece

The island of Naxos is the largest of the Cyclades islands and yet might be an island that some travelers overlook. We traveled by ferry between Athens and the islands and saw fewer people disembark at the Naxos port than in Santorini or Mykonos. We planned our Greek holiday so that we had a little […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: Magical Mykonos

Happy Travel Tuesday! Today I’m so excited to share part two of my four-part Greek travel guide series – all about Mykonos! Head over to part one – Eat+Stay+Play: 2 Days in AthensΒ – in case you missed it. As with all my travel guides, don’t forget to access my free downloadable pdf of quick links […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: 2 Days in Athens

A view of the Acropolis from Mars Hill in Athens, Greece

Welcome to the first of my four-part Greek Eat+Stay+Play series – 2 Days in Athens! I’m working on guides for the islands of Mykonos, Naxos, and Santorini as well. Greece has so much to offer. I’m not sure why it took us so long to finally get there, but I’m so glad we went. Most […]

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C&C Instagram Recap 7.18.17

A set of chapel bells with Greek flag in Santorini, Greece

Well, nothing like disappearing from your blog for nearly a month! I promise I am still around and among the living. We returned from two absolutely amazing weeks in Greece (get ready for my Greek edition of Eat+Stay+Play) and I’m slowly getting back to reality. I hope you followed along on Instagram (@cathedralsandcafes) where I […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: 5 Days in California

View of the golden gate bridge from crissy field

Returning from a restful getaway to cold hard reality is never easy. Returning from a restful getaway in California has proven even more difficult. My mom and I spent five days in The Golden State for a much needed girls’ trip. California completely took hold of my heart, making it ever so painful to wrench […]

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C&C Weekly Instagram Recap 5.29.17

This week’s Instagram recap is just a couple days late because we have been enjoying every minute of the long Memorial Day weekend. We enjoyed grilling out, attending the San Antonio Parade of Homes, having a pool day and just getting caught up on some much needed rest. If you followed my Instagram stories I […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: A Weekend in New Orleans

I could write a love letter to the weekend. Any weekend, really. Those magical two days of mental bliss. No work stress, no “office hours.” Just relaxation and fun. Maybe a little sleeping in, maybe an adventure or two. I live for these days (and must work to fund them, but as the saying goes, […]

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C&C Weekly Instagram Recap 5.11.17

TGIF! I want to start by thanking everyone who has stopped by this little blog of mine and liked a post, made a comment, or followed me. It means so much when you put a great deal of effort into something and then see how much others enjoy it and appreciate it. Thank you all […]

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