I’ve been to over 90 countries but my favorite travels are to countries where it is extremely cold and countries where concrete is ubiquitous. On this blog, you will find a lot of information about Scandinavia and the Nordics and about the East, from Ukraine to Central Asia. I also have an affinity for specialty coffee, craft beer, and mindful travel, which will be present on the blog. The map to the left showcases where I’ve been and countries that have been written about on this site.
This post is a guideline for getting a visa to Abkhazia in the Caucasus from the Inguri border with Georgia. It also contains some specific travel information for border crossings,......01 May, 2017 200 Comments
Before I traveled to Sao Miguel, Azores, I was adamant that I needed to have a car for the trip. I rented a car through a company months prior to......13 July, 2018 No comment
Kazakhstan is the gift that keeps on giving. I never ventured too far outside of my Almaty bubble in the country in recent years because I just felt at home......11 July, 2018 No comment
I have spent a pretty decent portion of my life in or around the area of Germany I am currently residing in, Frankfurt. Even when I was living in Oslo,......03 July, 2018 8 Comments