JenSop: The Singing Traveler!

Idealist. Dreamer. Singer. Explorer.

My apartment….

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For those of you not following me on Facebook, you haven’t had a chance to see pics of my apartment. It’s a nice little studio apartment in the 2nd district. High ceilings, wooden floors, and a renovated kitchen. (IF only I was a better cook!)

Last night I walked into the Inner City, and it took about ten minutes. So the location is great. I’m near the Augarten (a big park), so I have to check that out – it’s quite large. But I bet it’s all snow right now. Maybe the paths are plowed? I’ll have to find out!

It continues to be super cold here. It’s 36 degrees F here right now. At almost 3pm. Although the forecast shows it maybe getting into the 40’s on Saturday. Thank goodness I have a weather app that works here and lets me know what the temp is in Fahrenheit, as I have no idea when it comes to Celsius. I only know that 32F = 0C.

Anyway, I’ll get more pics up after this, but in the meantime, here’s my apartment!

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Author: JenSop

One of my favorite quotes is, "If your dreams don't scare you, they're not big enough." I guess I've been a dreamer all my life - I set my sights high and then I try to reach the sky. Some might call me a naive idealist, but that's just the way I am. I believe in always taking the high road, I believe in true love, and I believe in treating people the way you want to be treated. If you put good out into the world, good will come back to you! Being the dreamer that I am, I pursued singing as my primary life's calling - I've got two degrees in classical voice under my belt, and I sing just about anything under the sun. I also love a good adventure. Over the past few years, I've done quite a bit of world traveling, and have even lived abroad for stretches at a time: mostly in Vienna (Austria) and Croatia. A few years ago, I was lucky enough to be in the right place at the right time, and I became a travel agent who specializes in Disney vacations. (Seriously, I KNOW Disney - I've been going regularly since I was a little girl - and I LOVE it!) And with all my experience traveling and living in Europe, I'm becoming quite the specialist in that travel category as well. (And last year, I started working as a Tour Director in Central Europe!) As to the other juicy details of my life - I'm originally from Pennsylvania, I'm married to an awesome Croatian man named Miloš who is the BEST adventure partner a girl could ask for. (He's also an expert on knowing how to make me smile.) He's truly the love of my life! I've also had all kinds of other jobs along the way, besides singer and travel pro. (Which is pretty standard for those of us who went to school for music.) I've worked part time weekends as a Disney Princess look-alike for children's parties. I've been teaching for almost 20 years, and have lots of experience in retail and customer service. Oh, and I should also probably mention that I'm a huge Lord of the Rings/Star Trek nerd! :-) Let's all go along for an adventure, shall we?

5 thoughts on “My apartment….

  1. I always figure that 0C=32F, i.e., freezing, and 10C=50F, i.e., warm enough to go outside and play. 20C=68F, i.e., room temperature, and 30C=86F, or quite warm. Then I just interpolate in between, or just allow about 2 degrees F for every degree C difference. So, 10, 20, 30C = 50, 68, 86F.

  2. That’s actually really helpful, Willy! Thanks!

  3. Great apartment Jen! Have a wonderful adventure! When is your first audition?

  4. awh Jen, Team VIP misses you! Enjoy and “tag” us often!!

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