Although most of Europe was destroyed during World War II, the impact of World War II and the Cold War are omnipresent in Berlin. The city has a mix of sorrowful and joyous history and hipster, grunge culture. While I was in Berlin, I visited most of the historical sites, but I also made sure … More Ich Bin Ein Berliner…for 4 days
Budapest has a very gritty feel. The city has impressive buildings that seem like they could use a power wash. For tourists, Budapest offers a variety of activities. Ranging from incredible scenery, historic buildings, museums, baths, and an awesome nightlife. I even got my hair cut at a local chain hair salon for under 10 … More Budapest
Prague is filled with colorful four story buildings. The buildings have different colors around the windows and doors to the extent where it almost feels like everything is staged. The city also seemed to be filled with only tourists and was fairly deserted at nights. No buildings had windows lit either. Walking through the streets, … More Prague; Real Life Epcot?
The vibe of Vienna feels like it was the head of the powerful Austrian empire. The buildings are massive, grand, and well kept. The city has great universities, museums, and culture. Make sure to try Austrian Rieslings, which tend to be dry. Kunsthistorisches Museum Parliament building St. Stephen’s Cathedral Museums The museums in Vienna seem … More The Imperial City
I explored Amsterdam solo. I had a lot of time to take in the scenery, the canals, the museums, and the historical sights. I also enjoyed the Amsterdam night life and cafes. To get from place to place, I took one of the canal boats. This was a great way to see the city and … More Amsterdam