Wednesday night Sarah and I went down into the Yeonhui-Dong neighborhood and find a Thai place that teachers had recommended. What she didn’t realize was that there were two and the one that we ended up at was a noodle/soup house. So the only thing I was interested in having was Som Tom, which was […]Read More South Korea – Part 2
So for my October break, I headed over to South Korea to see my friend Sarah and her son Theo. The flight was an overnight out of Moscow which was good and bad. Good because I managed to catch up on 4 movies, bad because I can’t seem to sleep on planes ever! I envy […]Read More South Korea – Part 1
So unintentionally my trip to Krakow became a bit of a food fest! It started out with a wonderful Italian at La Campana. I had Carbonara because I was craving some good pasta! I found this online but I wasn’t sure about the review so I went to the front desk and asked about a […]Read More Krakow and Food!
Day two in Krakow had me doing the Krakow Food Tour. This was once again with the https://freewalkingtour.com/krakow/ group, though it was 50 Zloty. I met Nika, two Brits, and three Mexicans at the Old Synagogue. Nika was born in the area so I knew that we would be in good hands! Stop 1: Soup […]Read More Poland – Krakow Day 2 – 11 April 2017
I caught the train early on a beautiful sunny day. I noticed that until you get very close to Krakow the landscape along the train line is very flat like the middle of Italy and France! My walk from the train station to my hostel was actually quite short so I dropped my bag and […]Read More Poland – Krakow – Day 1
What can I say but patterns, patterns, patterns. Since Warsaw was basically demolished by the Germans during WWII, it is a relatively new city. You may think that means new buildings like Berlin. But in fact, Warsaw was recreated to match the Warsaw of the past. Much of the reconstruction was based on 26 vedute […]Read More Poland – Warsaw – 9 April 2017
Well this is definitely a city and country I will be back to visit! I have had a great time enjoying summer sunshine, beautiful buildings and a new culture. Beautiful door handles inside the church which is my favorite Prague building! These benches were all over the place and the stands on them were so […]Read More Prague – Wrap Up