Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

Two years ago I lived in Paris for the month of July while going to the Paris Writing Academy. I rented an apartment in the 5th arrondissment (or, borough)...

If you read last week’s post, you’ll remember I was floating through Burgundy, France on what was basically a buoyant wine-tasting room simultaneously...

We were sinking. I’d never been on a canal cruise and had no idea what to expect, certainly not this. It got dark as a concrete wall crept up my cabin...

Heading to Greece (or a Greek restaurant) for the first time? New to Greek Food? Here’s a quick rundown on a handful of the most popular dishes you’ll come...

Your guide to all the best restaurants and eats throughout Santorini, Greece...

There’s a crazy legend in the Hungarian wine region of Eger about “Bull’s Blood.” It morphs, expanding and contracting depending on the storyteller,...

Buda or Pest? Buda, hilly and regal, provides a spectacular backdrop for walks along the Danube. On the Buda side, the golden Castle glows like a crown on the...

Beating drums reverberated through the small wine village of Mád. Everyone was to come out into the streets for an announcement. This is how the Hungarian...

Midnight sun and temperate weather are excellent reasons to visit Iceland during its summers. Though I would like to offer that there’s magic in this Nordic...

Watching four women lazily swivel around in ergonomically correct office chairs, singing, while two bald dancers writhe on the floor in front of them, I...