• We are renovating our site

    Thank you for taking the time to visit our site. Currently we are in the process of renovating/ revamping our website. We will be back soon.   Thank you again, The Traveling Youngs

  • Asiago, Italy

    I went with a group of friends to Asiago to check out their Christmas market. This small town known for their cheese is a little gem. They are far enough north that they are lucky to get snow from time…

  • Paris & Bordeaux, France

    I had the incredible opportunity to travel to Paris with a friend this past September. What was incredible about this trip was she is fluent in French and had lived in Paris. This was the most non stressful trip I…

  • Harvest of Wines

    As autumn is upon us it is the season for local wineries to open their doors to locals and tourists. This is a great opportunity for the wineries to get extra hands to help out collecting the grapes but also…

  • Dessert Lumpia

    What can be said about banana lumpia? That it is so freaking delicious! My first encounter with these hand sized desserts was at Mrs. D’s house. Mrs. D is Filipino but loves to reminisces about Hawaii on a daily basis.…

  • 2014 in review

    The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. This is nice to see as I have a lot of work to do in 2015. I am working on posting more recipes and travel photos and…

  • So much to be Thankful For

    Every year we host Thanksgiving with our friends and occasionally we have family show up too. This year most definitely had a twist while celebrating in Italy. Most staples were easy to come by and with so many Americans in…

  • Halloween 2014

    What a way to celebrate Halloween this year! My girlfriend Trisha is here visiting for two weeks and so far we are having a blast. Halloween night we went to a local bar / Restaurant called The Big. Two bands…

  • Chocolate Festival

    Last weekend there was a chocolate festival that really was every women’s dream come true. No need to visit Willy Wonka, Charlie or Charlene can be satisfied with the sweet goods being sold. You can get chocolate in all forms.…

  • Tour Of Volcar Spa

    For those of my friends and family who are really into fashion this was a treat of a visit. Volcar is where they make the material and knits for famous designers. This family run business is all about teaching young…