MYKONOS TRAVEL DIARY

Day One: Our hotel transfer picked us up at port in a mad chaos of people. The hotel was one of the most picturesque place I had ever seen. The hotel is called Petinos Beach. We wandered down to the Platis Gialos beach, which was just steps from our hotel. There was a great view […]

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SANTORINI TRAVEL DIARY

I’ve just returned from my 10-day trek around Greece, so its time to recap! We started our trip with 3 nights in Santorini, where we stayed in Firostefani at a hotel named the Santorini Palace. We landed in Santorini around 8:30 pm local time. The airport was just a large patch of concrete for planes […]

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RANKING THE BREWERIES AND BEER GARDENS OF MUNICH

Why is German beer so good? Reinheitsgebot. The German Beer Purity Law was first passed in Bavaria in 1516 restricting the ingredients in beer to water, hops, and barley. Later on, the European Court of Justice found this law to be illegal because of the restrictions it imposed on other countries selling beer in Germany. […]

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BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN BAVARIA

Here are my top locations to visit in Bavaria! Neuschwanstein First on the list is the castle which Walt Disney himself visited to gather inspiration for Cinderella’s castle (and his company’s logo)! The castle is the third castle of King Ludwig II and, having visited all three, is the most picturesque. It’s a two hour […]

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FAVORITE FOOD PLACES IN MUNICH

Here are some of my favorite restaurants that I visited during my stay! Schneider Weisses Brauhaus Traditional Bavarian in Marienplatz This brew house serves up the best traditional Bavarian food in town. Personally, I recommend the cheese spatzel, which is the Bavarian version of Mac and Cheese (but MUCH better).  Hans im gluck Best Burger […]

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ROME TRAVEL DIARY

Day 1 I landed in Rome on a flight from Munich, hopped on a train and made it to Termini Station. After dragging my suitcase on cobblestone for a couple blocks, I made it to my hostel. Quick check in and I’m off. Because I only had half a day to spend, I decided to […]

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