My (Crazy) Week in Travel!

I got a message today from a friend of mine who has been following my Twitter updates for the past week or so. It read: “Your travel rate is straight […]

Four Hours in Riga

While Stockholm has been great, my feet have been getting itchy just sitting here, so I decided I needed to take a quick city break. Viking and Tallink are two […]

All The Leaves Are Brown

…and green, and yellow, and orange, and red. I would say southern California only has two seasons—summer and then the rest of the year that seems to blend together with […]

More Than Meatballs: An Introduction to Swedish Cuisine

Sweden isn’t exactly known for its culinary accomplishments, and to be honest, I never really knew much about traditional Swedish gastronomy other than Swedish meatballs and lingonberry, even after several […]

A Taste of California in Sweden

A majority of my friends in Sweden live down south in Malmö, so it was a no-brainer when it came time for me to decide which city I wanted to […]

Getting it Done in Gothenburg

Eat. Sleep. Write. Read. Watch Swedish Idol. My time in Gothenburg has been boring, but I have loved every second of it. It has been a perfect time to recover […]

Stockholm, Stockholm…Stockhome?

Hello, Stockholm. I have had my sights set on you for a while now. You were supposed to be my new home but now things have changed a little so […]

Malmöfestivalen: Biggest Party in Sweden?

It very well could be. Heard that Malmöfestivalen was one of the biggest parties in Sweden so of course I had to see for myself. The Öresund Bridge made my […]

Four Hours in Copenhagen

My next stop after London was supposed to be Stockholm via the glorious and glamorous Ryanair. Back in June, when I booked a one-way flight for only $40, I was […]