Looking Up: Striking Architecture Around The World

Looking Up: Striking Architecture Around The World

After seeing photos of famous cities empty and almost deserted as a result of halted travel lately, I couldn't help but think of my favorite reason to travel, the best part of exploring any city. Architecture. Even when people aren't around to fill streets or marvel at impressive landmarks, cities and their architecture remain. Architecture [...]

Berlin in Bloom: Germany’s Capital Through My Lens

Berlin in Bloom: Germany’s Capital Through My Lens

Hey readers, Berlin has always been high on my travel list, but the timing to go never seemed right. The first few things that always came to mind -- besides its undeniable place in history -- were its gritty night life and alternative culture and art. This year as I started to look into design [...]

Budapest: the Paris of the East

Budapest: the Paris of the East

Where do you go to celebrate the last year of your twenties, to see your favorite season transforming a city's colors? Budapest is the kind of city that's as beautiful from the ground as it is from above. It's often compared to Paris, and I immediately was struck by the similarities. Although Budapest looks a [...]

European Road Trip: Two Weeks in Croatia

European Road Trip: Two Weeks in Croatia

  One thing I love about living in Europe is that people savor their holidays. It's an important part of life here and there's no replacement for a good getaway. This year, after months of grey skies and cold weather in Belgium, the promise of sunbathing and exploring another country pulled me through my pre-summer funk. [...]

Christmas and New Years in Sri Lanka

Christmas and New Years in Sri Lanka

Spending the holidays in Sri Lanka was not at the front of my mind when thinking about where we coud spend Christmas or New Years. This was mostly because I didn't know anything about this island country southeast of India. After some researching, it started to seem like the perfect destination. Trekking through lush jungle, surfing in [...]