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5 Uber Cool Cafes in Bucharest Serious Foodies Cannot Miss

5 Uber Cool Cafes in Bucharest Serious Foodies Cannot Miss

The biggest Oreo as a cake? Ice cream and water colours? The prettiest yard with cuddly cats? Cool cafes in Bucharest can be found in abundance, but there is one small problem. You have to find them first. You see, the capital of Romania likes to play treasure hunt.

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How (Not) to See Hvar’s Lavender Fields

How not to see Hvar's lavender fields

Seeing the Hvar lavender fields in Croatia was high on my list. Just imagine the rows of purple, a little like those of the French Provence but more wild and in bushels. That is what Hvar was known for. Note the past tense. Those days are sadly gone. But my stubbornness didn’t want to listen […]

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That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island in Croatia

That Time I Almost Got Stranded on an Island

“Wait, you’re saying that we’ll arrive half an hour after the last bus has left? How am I supposed to get to the other side of the island?” I was dumbfounded. She just shrug her head. Too bad that I was on a boat and couldn’t just go back. That’s what you call screwed. Was […]

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How to score super cheap West End tickets in London

How to score cheap West End tickets in London

I was late to the party, as always. To my defense, I had scheduled my business trip to London rather last minute. Since I was on a trip around Bulgaria, my flight was so much cheaper if I came a few days in advance. So I did just that. I am a cheap flashpacker after […]

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