What’s on my TBR?

In lieu of my book review this week, I’m going to tell you a bit about the books I’ve downloaded onto my Kindle for prime reading activity. In case you’re wondering… I’ve read no books this past weeks. Lather on the shame (actually don’t – I’ve just been insanely busy). Below are all the books…

Book Review: Why The Dutch Are Different by Ben Coates

Title: Why The Dutch Are Different: A Journey Into the Hidden Heart of the Netherlands Author: Ben Coates Genre: Nonfiction, Travel, History, Cultural, Netherlands Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing Published: September 24, 2015 Page Amount: 304 pages Goodreads Summary: The first book to offer an in depth look at hidden Holland and the fascinating people that live there, Why the…

Book Review: Midnight in Siberia by David Greene

Title: Midnight in Siberia: A Train Journey into the Heart of Russia Author: David Greene Genre: Travel, Nonfiction, Culture, Russia, Autobiography, Memoir, History, Travelogue, Journalism, Adventure, Politics Publisher: WW Norton & Company Published: October 20, 2014 Page Amount: 336 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Far away from the trendy cafes, designer boutiques, and political protests and crackdowns in Moscow,…

Lithuania: Some words on Couchsurfing and Traveling

Anything and everything you would want to know about a winter trip to Vilnius, Lithuania- whether you wanted to or not. Thoughts on Couchsurfing included without restrictions. You may also want to brace yourself for some paragraphs on travel adventures.

In a word, “Beautiful”: Spreewald

Not sure how interested you are in my traveling life. But I recently visited the Spreewald area of Germany, to the East and got to really see what it was like to travel alone. Obviously draw your own conclusions, but one of mine is that traveling alone is something that everyone should do once, twice,…