While it’s easy to see the things that divide us, sometimes we have to find the things that unite us. Like dumplings. Everyone loves dumplings.
How to explain the Netherlands? The people posting endless pictures of pretty canals and cute bicycles are definitely leaving out half the narrative.
Prague is great. Prague is beautiful. But Prague is crowded. I don’t know about you, but I like to have my space and not feel like I could get trampled in a sea of tourists and segways should an emergency arise. When you’re sick of everyone else in Prague also being amazed at how amazing Prague is, never fear, there are places you can go where sidewalk space is ample and pickpockets are few.
Every American’s most idealized holiday tradition: the Christmas market! First up are the markets of Dresden, Germany.
Budapest is cheap, so eat everything you can, from fancy restaurants to street food and all the wine in between. Oh, and don’t forget the palinka.
I try my hand at being a foodie and review a local restaurant. Whether or not I’m successful, everyone wins because the food and wine are delicious.
As winter sets in, I’m still dreaming about literary icons and meet-cutes among the iconic cafes and sights of the Adriatic Coast.