Four days ago, my 90-year-old grandfather passed away. He was a gentleman, war hero, father of two, and grandparent to eight. He’s in a better place now. At least that’s what I’m told.
My name is Samantha Willner and I'm a passionate world traveler based out of New York City. Among the notches in my travel belt are cities like Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Paris, Barcelona, Geneva, Seoul, and Istanbul. My objective is to transport people to the places I love through engaging writing and vivid photography. Follow me on social media and LucyBird.net as I work to uncover the world's secrets, one adventure at a time!
“Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.”- Kurt Vonnegut
I don’t know what the hell is happening, but someone needs to get me to the nearest airport NOW.
Ever since I began traveling, my mind does this strange thing where it equates a monetary value with an experience. For $1,000, I could buy myself a much needed new laptop, or I could…
Lucy Bird turned one-years-old today! Here’s a review of my travel adventures (and misadventures) from the past year and a glimpse into my year to come!
All first-time travelers inevitably make a few mistakes along the way whether it’s overpacking, overpaying or accidentally landing yourself on the no-fly list.
On the eve of the eve of my 24th birthday, I found myself walking down King Street in Charleston, South Carolina, sporting a lobster-red sunburn and a yellow jessamine in my hair.