Gypsy Tips for Staying in Touch While Abroad

If you are a friend, family member, internet acquaintance of mine then you already know…I have been HORRIBLE at keeping in touch for the past few months. I have been […]

10 Things I’ve Learned Traveling Around Portugal So Far

Here we are, more than halfway through my Portugal Skyscanner trip. I can’t believe how fast the time has flown! In case you haven’t been following along on Twitter, Instagram […]

That Afternoon I Got Robbed in Barcelona

And here I thought I had learned a “big lesson” after that ridiculous altercation at the Heineken Open’er Festival in Poland… I don’t really blame myself this time around though. […]

The Blonde Gypsy Does Portugal With Skyscanner!

BIG NEWS – The Blonde Gypsy and Skyscanner, Europe’s largest flight comparison search engine, are working together – in Portugal! You may have already been aware of this if you […]

The Blonde Gypsy is Headed to Cognac!

I’ve been dying to make this announcement for several weeks now but things have been preeeetty busy for me. Since I am literally about to walk out the door though […]

Scenes From a Dacha Party in Odessa, Ukraine

I really can’t believe September will be here tomorrow. Where did the summer go? Sadly it seems to have just passed by my window as I sat inside for the […]

The Blonde DJ from Malmö, Sweden

So sometimes I DJ here in Malmö, Sweden. It happens usually once or twice a month if I am in town. By no means am I the next David Guetta […]

Belgrade, Budapest & Bucharest: Three Bs in Eastern Europe You Need to Visit

A couple months ago my friend Rob put up on his blog a very informative public service announcement on where to travel in Europe for Summer 2012. Much to my […]

On My European To Do List…San Marino

San Marino “claims” to be the oldest state in Europe, but what does that even mean? Ricky Martin claimed he wasn’t gay for years and we all saw how that […]

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 […]

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 […]