Party in Transnistria? Why yes, I did…

Since it’s Saturday night, I thought this would be a fitting time to post some information about nightlife. And not just any nightlife, but breakaway territory nightlife. These scenes are […]


Midsummer in Sweden Video || Part Two

Here comes the second installment of my Midsummer in Sweden video. It only took almost two months but hey, at least it’s still summer –  right? This one is a […]


Chasing Sunsets in Malmö, Sweden

The other night I went on a yog (that’s French for “jog”). Not that there’s something particularly special about that – I yog a lot. This is especially true when […]


What I Miss About Living in New York

I just found out a friend of mine from California will be doing a program to get certified in teaching English in New York and I became insanely jealous. Why? […]


On My European To Do List…Quebec?!

I already know what you are thinking and you are right: Quebec is not in Europe. After seeing a Travel Channel special on it though, I just feel like I […]


A Little New York City Fauxtography

New York and I go back to 2008 when I went for a 6 day vacation and ended up staying 6 months. It really is one of the coolest cities […]


Highlights of the Heineken Open’er Festival in Gdynia, Poland

The Heineken Open’er Festival in Gdynia is pretty much what defined my latest trip to Poland. I have tons of video footage from the shows and will be putting together […]

Open'er Photo

That Night I Got Robbed in Poland

I just got back to Sweden after being in Poland for 10 days and although it felt as if I just blinked and it was over, SO much happened during […]


A Day At The Beach in Mechelinki, Poland

This is one of those things I would have never done had I not Couchsurfed and subsequently make a great friend, but more on that soon. Here’s a few photos […]


A Little London Fauxtography

London, London, London – I love London. I’m lucky to have lived there twice so far in my life and that I can’t even count on two hands the amount […]


This Week on SHABL: Celebrating Midsummer in Sweden

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… A slightly slow “hej” SHABL, I’m still recovering from what is undoubtedly the best and wildest weekend of the year here in Sweden […]


On My European To Do List…Albania

I’ve been to a lot of countries in Europe, way more than I have posted about on this blog. There is something about this place that I just can’t get […]


Midsummer in Sweden Video || Part One

Oh sweet Midsummer, how I love thee. So much so that I have decided to make some videos about you!   This is the first installment of my Midsummer in […]


This Week on SHABL: On Friendship, Bribery, and Narrowly Avoiding Deportation from Ukraine

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, I know, strange blog post title, but trust me – this story contains all three elements. First comes friendship. At the […]


Traveling between Belgrade and Sarajevo

If you read my post yesterday then you already know that I think Sarajevo is one of the coolest cities ever and that you shouldn’t miss it the next time […]

Sarajevo Apped

Why You Shouldn’t Miss Sarajevo on Your Next Trip to Europe

In a recent interview I did for Cezar of Imperator Travel, I named Sarajevo as one of my Top 5 Eastern Europe. I placed it in the Number 3 position, […]


Anatomy of a Couchsurf: Meeting Magda & Paweł in Wrocław, Poland

More often than not, when people hear that I “couchsurf” on my travels they look at me like I am crazy. You do what? Stay on some random person’s couch? […]


20 iPhone portraits of Kiev on Matador Trips

Check out my latest photo essay on Matador Trips! It’s called 20 iPhone portraits of Kiev. I’ve been working on it for a while now and had hoped it would […]


Palm Springs: The Ultimate Chill Out Town

Truth be told, there’s not a whole lot I miss about living in California aside from my family and friends. People I meet in Sweden are generally shocked when I […]


This Week on SHABL: Four Simple Ways Couchsurfing Has Changed the Way I Travel

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life.. If you read Rob’s post last week on making friends while traveling, then you probably knew this was coming. We had a […]