Europe

August 20, 2012

Peculiarities of Iceland

Hot Dog and a Coke Icelanders drink the most Coca-Cola per-capita on earth. Not what you were expecting from Iceland? It’s true—they are Coca-Cola crazy. They […]
August 15, 2012

Photos from the Road: Geysir Iceland

Geysir is one of the stops along the popular Golden Circle. This is the original tourist attraction of Iceland. In the late 1700s, Geysir  (Geyser) was […]
August 6, 2012

Bohemian Traveler Goes to Europe and $100 Giveaway

It’s about time for a return to Europe. It’s been 2 ½ since I was abruptly and ungracefully whisked from my bohemian lifestyle in Madrid. How […]
November 15, 2011

Disaster in Cinque Terre and How You Can Help

In November of 2006, I joined my family on a trip to Italy to visit my cousin, who was studying abroad in Milan. We visited Venice, […]
April 2, 2011

Portugal: Alentejo and Algarve Beach Towns

Not only is it a good value destination, but Portugal a rich history, good food, and some of the friendliest people I’ve met in Europe Despite […]
April 15, 2010

Why does the U.K. Hate me?

Discrimination in Great Britain By Stephen Bugno Arrival at Heathrow Airport “You were borderline: fifty-fifty. I could have had you on the next plane back to […]
March 26, 2010

Riding the Iron Rails through Arctic Russia

By Stephen Bugno Train travel evokes emotions unlike that of driving or flying. There’s a feeling of being removed from the landscape, but at the same […]