cities

February 9, 2017
Tokyo on a Tight Budget

Traveling Tokyo on a Tight Budget

Traveling Tokyo on a Tight Budget Some think traveling Tokyo on a tight budget is impossible. While traveling in a country’s largest city is almost always […]
November 4, 2015
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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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
October 1, 2014
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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 […]
July 10, 2014

Why you don’t like Singapore (it’s not what you think)

Why you don’t like Singapore (it’s not what you think)   When people tell me that they don’t like Singapore, I have one response for them: […]
June 28, 2013
ahmedabad

A Walk through Ahmedabad India

  Ahmedabad, in the Indian state of Gujarat, is known as a living heritage city. What does that mean exactly?   I ask Nirav Panchal, my […]
June 6, 2013

14 Things to do in Singapore

If shopping or eating doesn’t turn you on, don’t worry, there’s more to do in Singapore. But, believe me; you should eat lots while you’re there! […]
May 17, 2013

14 Things to do in Penang Malaysia

  Many of these 14 things to do in Penang involve eating. Eating is a primary attraction in Penang. If fact, I would throw Penang up […]
February 1, 2013
Orvieto

A Walk around Orvieto Italy [Photos]

  Orvieto is Umbria’s imposing hill town. You won’t notice much, pulling in on the train. The city is perched a thousand feet up on a […]
September 14, 2012

Get to Wroclaw Poland now

We were recommended to stop in Wroclaw Poland by several people. These recommendations were based on the notion that we’d enjoy a pleasant city with nice […]
September 7, 2012

Introduction to Warsaw Poland

From Vilnius, Lithuania, an eight hour bus ride got us to Warsaw Poland. I thought I would be overwhelmed and intimidated by the Polish capital, but […]
September 5, 2012
Riga Latvia

Art Nouveau in Riga Latvia

Paris, Barcelona, Vienna and Riga, Latvia. What do all these cities have in common? They are all world centers of Art Nouveau architecture. In the late […]
August 26, 2012
tampere

Photos from the Road: Tampere Finland Industrial Skyline

I’m inspired by old industrial landscapes. One of the best I’ve seen is in central Tampere Finland. Since they’re not in use anymore, the smokestacks are […]
August 23, 2012

Helsinki Design

Helsinki is defined by design. The city rebuilt itself in the wake of the Second World War and excelled at design. It was cutting edge and […]
February 7, 2012

Kowloon at Night Stop Motion Video

Kowloon at Night Stop Motion from Bohemian Traveler on Vimeo.   After the success of last year’s A Day in Bangkok Stop Motion Video, I thought […]
December 27, 2011

Quirky Hong Kong

Terrapins Hong Kongers have a slight obsession with terrapins. That’s cool, ‘cause I like them too. Find the friendliest turtles in Hong Kong Park, near the […]
December 24, 2011

First Impressions of Hong Kong

First Impressions of Hong Kong During my first two days in Hong Kong I was not at all impressed. Much of this opinion was based on […]
October 25, 2011

First Fridays in Philadelphia

During the first Friday of each month, the Old City art district in Philadelphia has an open house for its galleries. Each of the galleries is […]
October 14, 2011

Architecture Highlights of Albany

The Egg and Corning Tower of the Empire State Plaza Empire State Plaza The grand vision of Nelson Rockefeller, the Empire State Plaza was constructed between […]
September 21, 2011
Portsmouth New Hampshire

Photo from the Road: Portsmouth, New Hampshire

  Portsmouth, New Hampshire is one of those cities that everyone seems to love. It’s the perfect size—big enough to have the culture, entertain ment, and […]
August 16, 2011

Photo from the Road: Philadelphia Public Art

Philadelphia is best known for its groundbreaking Mural Arts Program, which has produced some 3,000 murals city-wide and led to the city being called Mural City […]
July 29, 2011

Coming full circle—ending a three month trip in Southeast Asia

I feel like my three months in Southeast Asia symbolically came to a close the moment I stopped a lone Cambodian school boy riding home on […]