• Europe
  • Remarkable Roman Ruins Outside Italy

    Heraclea Amphitheatre, Roman Ruins

    As someone who has considerable interest in history, I always like to learn about the past of places I’m visiting. This is likely clear in many of my posts, often fixating on historical landmarks and such. In the last year or so, I’ve been surprised to notice a common thread through many of the places […]

  • Talking Travel
  • Strange Places I’ve Spent the Night

    Ice Hotel, Strange Places

    I’ve just recently stayed in the Polish city of Gdansk where I stayed in two rather unusual accommodations. The first was in student housing at the city’s Music Academy. Upon arrival I was met with violins being practiced and as I left, goodbyed with the sound of operatic singing. My second was in one of the towers of […]

  • North Africa
  • Top 5 Things to do in Morocco

    Morocco had always been a country I was curious about. It’s blend of North African and Arabic influences gave it this air of mystique that drew me in. Plus, you know, I like couscous. So I had high expectations when I decided to pop over from Spain and explore the country for 3 weeks. Now to […]

  • North Africa
  • Photo Series: Blue City of Chefchaouen

    Chefchaouen, 2 Years Travelling

    Chefchaouen, the blue city. You’re bound to have seen photos of visitors from here sitting on steps of blue, in a blue street, surrounded by … well, blue! Situated in the Rif Mountains of northern Morocco, this quiet city is a visual delight. Whereas in most big tourist destinations there are big landmark sights to […]