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Dinner With a View at The Grapes in London

Dinner With a View at The Grapes in London

I mentioned the Grapes in London – a fantastic fish restaurant in Limehouse – yesterday in my personal guide to great English food in London. ¬†We took a bunch of …Read the Rest

Eat This: A Guide to Great English Food in London

Eat This: A Guide to Great English Food in London

Most people who visit England probably don’t go there for the food. And who can blame them? English food has the reputation of being some of the worst – in …Read the Rest

Vodafone Ad Campaign: Union Jack Cab in London

Vodafone Ad Campaign: Union Jack Cab in London

Everybody knows the black cabs that are so typical of London. But have you seen these iconic black cabs seemingly wrapped in a Union Jack flag driving through London’s streets? …Read the Rest

Grocery Shopping in Germany… and finding a bit of America

Grocery Shopping in Germany… and finding a bit of America

One of the things I like to do when I am at home in Germany is simply to go into a supermarket. As I try to find a one Euro …Read the Rest

Brittany Beach Picture

Brittany Beach Picture

Marco took this picture when we were in Brittany, France, right before Christmas last year. The place is called Plobannalec-Lesconil and is close to Pont L’Abbe and Quimper. We were …Read the Rest

Skiing in Europe vs Skiing in New Mexico

Skiing in Europe vs Skiing in New Mexico

We went skiing last weekend and it was awesome! We went to Santa Fe, NM, and I am still dreaming of the white powdery snow, the insanely blue sky, beautiful …Read the Rest

Karneval in Cologne… or Why I Miss Germany Today

Karneval in Cologne… or Why I Miss Germany Today

Ever since I started being the serial expat I am today, I have missed many fun holidays in Germany. One that always makes me half-regret my decision to move abroad …Read the Rest

Outside Rome: Lake Albano and Velletri

Outside Rome: Lake Albano and Velletri

See this gorgeous lake below? I so want to visit that place again in the summer! It’s called Lago Albano and it’s located right outside Rome on the way to …Read the Rest

A Christmas Market in Rome? Check Out Piazza Navona.

A Christmas Market in Rome? Check Out Piazza Navona.

I really like visiting Rome. There is so much to see, yet it doesn’t really feel touristy to me. Maybe that’s because we always spend most of our time visiting …Read the Rest

New Year’s Eve in Rome, Italy

New Year’s Eve in Rome, Italy

Have you ever spent New Year’s Eve in Europe? Then you already know that we’re crazy about our fireworks. Think 4th of July in the US kind of big. It …Read the Rest

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