Europe

January 18, 2017
visit moldova

Why I’m Going to Moldova

Why I’m Going to Moldova We’ve been making our way east from Budapest, where we made a nice base for digital nomading (and relaxing in thermal […]
January 8, 2017

Your Guide to Budapest’s Thermal Baths

A Guide to Budapest’s Thermal Baths Budapest is known for its thermal baths. Humans have been exploiting these mineral-rich waters for health, relaxation, and enjoyment for […]
January 2, 2017
being location independent in Budapest

A Digital Nomad in Budapest

Budapest is a city of grand buildings, elegant bridges, a castle on a hill, and revitalizing thermal baths. I’ve been there a few times in the […]
December 26, 2016
why go to romania

Why I’m going back to Romania

Why I’m going back to Romania Three years ago, my first impression of Romania went something like this: “Wow, there are horse carts here. And people really still […]
November 29, 2016
things to see in iceland

9 Things to See in Iceland

Iceland is a small country in the North Atlantic Ocean which packs a big tourism punch. Many people use a stopover to see Iceland in a […]
October 8, 2016
Carpathians of Ukraine

Experiencing Life in the Carpathians of Ukraine

July 4, 2016
Walk Around Freiburg Germany

A Walk Around Freiburg Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany Freiburg lies on the edge of the Black Forest. But even right in the city, there is a good network of walking […]
February 11, 2016
northern lapland in winter Dog Mushing in Norway

Photos from Dog Mushing in Norway

Dog Mushing in Norway   “I would get shot if I ran my dogs over a ski path.”   I can feel both the smile and […]
January 16, 2016
Northern Lapland in Winter

A Week in Northern Lapland in Winter

My Week in Northern Lapland in Winter I didn’t know exactly what to expect in the northern part of Lapland, at the very top of Finland. […]
November 15, 2015
Finnish lapland in winter

Why I’m going to Finnish Lapland in Winter

It started as a twitter chat, as many of Juno Kim’s (the voice behind RunawayJuno.com) adventures do. “You should come up to see the northern lights […]
November 4, 2015
walk around belgrade serbia

A Walk Around Belgrade Serbia

A Walk Around Belgrade Serbia Belgrade is not your typical tourist city. I admit the reason I went there was because I found a cheap flight […]
September 30, 2015
glogow station poland

Photos from Run-down Glogow Station

    Enter Glogow Station My intention is not to shed a bad light on Poland or make fun of the country or even suggest that […]
September 17, 2015
walk around budapest

A Walk Around Budapest in photos

Budapest is a city to spend a few days in. I only had one morning…which I gracefully dragged into an afternoon. The city was so beautiful […]
August 8, 2015
Bergen Norway in Photos

A Walk Around Bergen Norway in Photos

  A Walk Around Bergen Norway It’s usually raining in Bergen. But I came in the winter. There were clear skies the whole time I was […]
March 11, 2015

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary Kecskemet, Hungary is one of those places where residents seem especially pleased and grateful that you’ve come to their city. […]
March 1, 2015
A Walk around Delft

A Walk around Delft Netherlands

  A Walk around Delft The Netherlands is such a densely populated country that when arriving south from the lesser-populated Scandinavian countries, even a small Dutch […]
February 3, 2015
eurail route

My 2015 Eurail Route

Last year’s off-season Eurail trip was such a success that I’m headed back for another round! I scored another super cheap airfare on Norwegian, so I’m […]
January 22, 2015
Walk through Luxembourg

A Walk through Luxembourg City

I’m not going to tell you that Luxembourg is a fascinating place to visit. But what I will tell you is that Luxembourg City is a […]
January 15, 2015
cheap flights to Europe

How I’m flying to Europe for $136 (and how you can too)

How I’m flying to Europe for $136 (and how you can too)   I’ll take you back to February 2011. I was checking in for my […]
October 1, 2014
a walk around zagreb croatia

A Walk around Zagreb Croatia

A Walk around Zagreb Croatia I visited Zagreb Croatia on my rail trip through Europe, after a brief stop in Ljubljana, Slovenia and before heading to […]
September 17, 2014
a walk around Ljubljana Slovenia

A Walk around Ljubljana Slovenia

  A Walk around Ljubljana Slovenia Ljubljana is one city that I didn’t know much about before I arrived. It was just a convenient stop on […]
August 31, 2014
why i went to ukraine

Why I went to Ukraine (and my fascination with all things Soviet)

Why I went to Ukraine (and my fascination with all things Soviet) I’ve had a fascination with the former republics of the Soviet Union since the […]
August 13, 2014
walk around gyor hungary

A Walk around Gyor Hungary

A Walk around Gyor Hungary It was a sunny morning in early spring. I had been riding the overnight train and thought it would be a […]
June 23, 2014
day trip from madrid

Segovia: A day trip from Madrid Spain

  Segovia: A day trip from Madrid Spain Segovia, along with Toledo, make an outstanding day trip from Madrid, Spain’s capital. Segovia has one of Europe’s […]