Where to Stay in Central Europe

As a traveler on a budget, I’m no stranger to staying in hostels. Over the past five years of staying in hostels in the United States, Europe, and Asia, I’ve come to discover what kind of hostels I find the most enjoyable. I’m kind ...Read More

A Move Toward Craft Beer in Hungary

Like many countries in Europe, Hungary is currently in the midst of a beer revolution. Bland mass produced brews are being passed over in favor of of carefully crafted microbrews, bars serving only the best in Hungarian craft beers are popping up all over ...Read More

See You in September!

I’m taking a little break from blogging. I know what you’re probably thinking. This blog doesn’t get updated regularly and I often just disappear for a few months, so why do I feel the need to announce a break now? Well, for my own ...Read More

My Ten Favorite Instagrammers

Recently Instagram has become my favorite social media platform. While I was skeptical when the app was first released (why would I use this instead of Twitter or Tumblr?), I’ve since become kind of obsessed. Yes, I am that person who takes ten photos of my ...Read More

The Best Bites in Budapest

In between admiring the beauty of Budapest, throwing back palinka shots at ruin bars, and recovering in the thermal baths, I found time to do a fair bit of eating. Like Polish food, Hungarian cuisine was fairly new to me. I mean, even the ...Read More

Knowing When It’s Time To Go

It’s been quiet for the past couple of weeks over here. Partially because I was in Cologne visiting a friend and then friends came to London to visit, but mostly because I couldn’t write. I would sit down in front of the computer and ...Read More

Krakow in Spring: A Photo Essay

My trip to Poland wasn’t a total fail. Although Warsaw wasn’t my favorite place I’ve ever been and I felt a little disappointed by my trip to Auschwitz, I immediately fell in love with Krakow. The sun was shining and flowers were in bloom. ...Read More