Don’t let the assholes get you down. Don’t feel bad for buying a guide book, even if you can find the same shit – better shit – online. And you definitely can.
“We live in the heart of Europe…”Read more "Bite Into ‘A Taste of Austria’"
The appeal: it’s the elusiveness of cities in countries like Hungary or Portugal or Poland or Croatia – which still remain so cheap after so many years of freedom and despite so many reasons they shouldn’t be.Read more "Why Do Backpackers Love Budapest?"
Sometime in the past 25 years, this became the choice destination for millions of Wanderlusting Americans, Canadians, and Australians, and the rest they drag along…Read more "The Best Hostels in Budapest, Europe’s Backpacking Capital"
“I didn’t realize that what happened to Hungary in the 20th century wasn’t the norm. It was actually a bastardization, a kidnapping, and an assault of a terrific heritage and deep history.”Read more "Kolby Did Budapest: Return and Discover, Over and Over Again"
“Istanbul, perhaps, wins this contest. And there’s probably a reason: it’s only half-European.”Read more "Istanbul: Europe’s Most Beautiful Skyline?"