No doubt, you’ll get to Portugal and see many of its terrific sights – the riverfront in Porto, the windy orange and tiled homes and streets in Lisbon, the sand and cliffs that seem to wrap around the world in the Algarve – and wonder to yourself, ‘Wait, why haven’t I heard more about this place?’
With some help from the experts at the New York Times, in search of Europe’s defining, ultimate budget destinations…Read more "The Difference Between ‘Budget’ and ‘Cheap’"
There’s a romance that washes over you when you’re slowly moving through some place that’s slowly moved from the end of its greatest era till now.Read more "Quoting John Malkovich: The Haunting, Historic Beauty of Porto"
This tends to give me bad taste, ironically. Because style is funny, when you hear it from those who observe it and therefore enforce it.Read more "Europe and Style"
“It shows everything. It shows nothing…”Read more "“The Camera is a Liar”"
Are you young, cheap, but used to the good life? Are you thinking of leaving on a jet plane, crossing the Atlantic or (Insert Ocean Here) for Europe and it’s trendiest cities?Read more "The Best Hostels in Europe and North America – Ranked by HostelBookers.com (2014)"
Cities like Lisbon, Porto, Budapest, Berlin, Corfu, Madrid, and Krakow have turned to hosting clean, beautiful, stylish hostels to entice frugal, under-30 backpackers and partiers.Read more "Why You Should Stay In a Hostel – Not a Hotel – In Europe"