Eat in Wrocław: Giselle Café

You know how there are those places you find unexpectedly and they immediately become your favorites? One day back in my first month in Poland, my roommate and I were exploring and got really hungry. It was Sunday afternoon, church was still in session, and not much was open but bodegas. We said, Ok, the first …

Lviv Month @ European Capital of Culture Wrocław

The month of April is Lviv Month here in Wrocław, the 2016 European Capital of Culture. All month long there are events centering on Lviv and Ukrainian culture in general. Today a friend and I visited the exhibition Ukrajins’kyj Zriz: “Transformations” on Rynek. Admission is free, and there are some really great pieces (along with …

Introductions

I hate the awkwardness of introductions. How to strike that perfect balance of genuine enthusiasm and sardonic wit without sounding cheesy and/or like an asshole? I've had many blogs throughout the past 15 years and I've never quite figured it out. I've never quite found my "angle". And apparently that's what you need to get …