Monthly Archives: November 2017

Shinjuku San-chōme

Shinjuku’s Golden Gai and Kabuki-cho districts are world famous for the wild entertainment they provide, but for some reason, only a few steps away, the Shinjuku San-Chōme district sits alone as a complete unknown. The dense square-shaped area is far less famous than

Shinjuku San-chōme

Shinjuku’s Golden Gai and Kabuki-cho districts are world famous for the wild entertainment they provide, but for some reason, only a few steps away, the Shinjuku San-Chōme district sits alone as a complete unknown. The dense square-shaped area is far less famous than

The Two Faces of Bucharest

Bucharest is a weird little city, seemingly unaware of what it’s supposed to be. Some parts of lean strongly towards the West while others look towards the East. One street may seem very forward-thinking while the next leans strongly into

The Two Faces of Bucharest

Bucharest is a weird little city, seemingly unaware of what it’s supposed to be. Some parts of lean strongly towards the West while others look towards the East. One street may seem very forward-thinking while the next leans strongly into

Staying at a Castle in Normandy

My road trip around Normandy was a steady stream of highlights, with each village and castle more beautiful than the last. Still, even before the trip there was one place that I was especially looking forward to – Domaine Saint

Staying at a Castle in Normandy

My road trip around Normandy was a steady stream of highlights, with each village and castle more beautiful than the last. Still, even before the trip there was one place that I was especially looking forward to – Domaine Saint

Street Art in Toronto

Graffiti in Toronto is not limited to the peripheries of the city, the ill-reputed ghetto suburbs and the sides of train tracks. Instead the entire city seems to be drenched in color and shape so beautiful that it doesn’t really

Street Art in Toronto

Graffiti in Toronto is not limited to the peripheries of the city, the ill-reputed ghetto suburbs and the sides of train tracks. Instead the entire city seems to be drenched in color and shape so beautiful that it doesn’t really

Snapshot: Amsterdam, October 10th 2017

I visited a dear friend of mine in Amsterdam last month. We began our wild weekend with a large gathering of old friends, but by the beginning of the next week everyone else had returned home, and while my friend

Snapshot: Amsterdam, October 10th 2017

I visited a dear friend of mine in Amsterdam last month. We began our wild weekend with a large gathering of old friends, but by the beginning of the next week everyone else had returned home, and while my friend

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Two Birthday Cakes in New York

I have a bad habit of going overboard for my birthday. It’s more than normal among kids, but most people grow out of it as they get older, and start celebrating their birth in a more low-key way, maybe just

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Two Birthday Cakes in New York

I have a bad habit of going overboard for my birthday. It’s more than normal among kids, but most people grow out of it as they get older, and start celebrating their birth in a more low-key way, maybe just

Normandy for Foodies

Normandy is a veritable treasure trove for foodies, with its local delicacies celebrated all over the world. They have their world-famous apples, which are showcased in anything from pastries to ciders and calvados. Other legendary local delicacies include galettes and

Normandy for Foodies

Normandy is a veritable treasure trove for foodies, with its local delicacies celebrated all over the world. They have their world-famous apples, which are showcased in anything from pastries to ciders and calvados. Other legendary local delicacies include galettes and