In most European capitals, you have to travel pretty far to experience the quiet, solitary tranquility of nature. Not so in Athens. In fact, just under an hour from the dead center of the chaotic, sprawling city I love, lies one of the most beautiful... Discover More..
You've seen the think pieces, the random social media posts, the over involved aunts and uncles of the world shaming traveling during a pandemic all over the place lately. In fact, I'm willing to bet a sizable chunk of people who read the title of th... Discover More..
Travel lovers everywhere have spent the last months feeling kind of down, which is inevitable. To get through this flightless period, I have been working on improving my Spanish and generally learning languages (Japanese is up first). After all, ... Discover More..
The holy month of Ramadan ends tomorrow, and around 1.8 billion people around the world will mark the end of this holiday with a celebration called Eid ul-Fitr - The Festival of Breaking the Fast. Having had Muslim friends throughout my life, I had a... Discover More..
"This title sounds insane." That's the first thought that went through my head upon rereading it. Relating solo travel to quarantine? Crazy. I know it sounds insane and crazy. How can being restricted to your house, entirely physically disconnected ... Discover More..
Since you follow this blog, I'm assuming you love to travel. For those of us stuck at home, not being able to explore much beyond our living room and bathroom is taking its toll. There's definitely a certain comfort in knowing that at least we're ... Discover More..
In honor of National Beer Day, I decided to tell the story of how my favorite alcoholic beverage quite literally started the world. A while ago I visited the very underrated city of Brussels and went on an incredibly in-depth, somewhat inebriating be... Discover More..
In these strange times, a lot of us find ourselves stuck at home for the foreseeable future with no clear plan of when our self-quarantine ends, or what to do while we're indoors. Luckily, I'm an introvert who has spent years working from home, so I... Discover More..
Hi. I usually blog about travel. But as you may have noticed, the world is a bit preoccupied with other things right now. It feels borderline insane to write an article on how to spend 5 days in Spain at the moment (like you give a shit right now). ... Discover More..
Hello again! Sorry for the delay in posting, but travel life has been a bit hectic lately - all will be explained soon. It's been long enough since I wrote my "How to Make Friends on the Road" series. So, let's get to it - Part 2 on how to make frien... Discover More..