My 10 Favorite Cities in Europe (for now)

What blog doesn’t have a “best of” list? I’ve split this up into more ‘known’ cities first, and then next week I will reveal my […]

5 ‘Best In Show’ Winners – Dogs Of Europe

“You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us.” – Robert Louis Stevenson I […]

7 Charming Small Towns in Europe You Must Visit

I’ve always been fascinated with small towns. I even had an idea years back of writing a coffee-table book about small towns in the US, […]

8 Non-Dracula Things To Do In Transylvania

Transylvania is a famous region in Romania. I visited the country years back for a business trip in Bucharest. People told me I probably wouldn’t […]

How To Explore The Hill Towns Of Istria

The alternate title for this blog is “I found my thrill, on an Istria hill.” What is it about hilltop towns that instantly make people […]

My Favorite Street Music In Europe

“If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see […]

Hidden Gems of Europe

So what makes a ‘hidden gem’? I figure it’s a location off the radar from people’s tourist lists, maybe a city in a country that […]

Why the Medieval Italian Town of Anagni is Worth Your Time

Few attractions line the road from Naples to Rome. There is a palace here, an abbey over there, and then a series of nondescript towns […]


Julian, California – Small Town Obsession

 California,United States   Mar 15, 2018   By

“This town of churches and dreams; this town I thought I would lose myself in, with its backward ways and winding roads leading to nowhere; […]


Fear And Travel – How Do They Relate?

 Albania,Travel Advice   Mar 1, 2018   By

“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” – Marcus Aurelius My travel experience that started […]


21 Photos To Make You Island Hop In The Azores

 Portugal,Travel Advice   Feb 22, 2018   By

Planning your Azores itinerary can be tricky. The main island of Sao Miguel can easily consume 5-7 days. Should you then start hopping to the […]


Spiritual Journey To The Monte Cassino Abbey

 history,Italy   Feb 15, 2018   By

Today marks the 74th anniversary of the bombardment that destroyed the Monte Cassino abbey. It was a grievous casualty of the last great war. As […]


How I Spent A Boring Sunday In Italy

 Italy,road trip   Feb 11, 2018   By

“Sunday is the golden clasp that binds together the volume of the week” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow An Italian Sunday consists of church and family […]


Futsal – Super Bowl Sunday In Slovenia

 Ljubljana, Portugal,Slovenia   Feb 9, 2018   By

This past weekend was Super Bowl Sunday. Americans celebrate this tradition by putting the New Year’s diet on hold, while washing down thousands of bad […]


10 Movies To Inspire Or Ruin Your Next Solo Trip

 Travel Advice   Feb 1, 2018   By

Whether on a plane, relaxing in a hotel, or chilling with Netflix, movies can seriously impact your travel mood. Who hasn’t watched ‘Titanic’ and instantly […]