I Heart the Highlands

Jul 17, 2011 1 Comment

Picture this: You step off the bus from hell. Filled with puking children and mothers alike, to find yourself in this tiny mountain town. But the town is packed with people and more surprising is the number of horse drawn carriages. Seriously at almost every corner we ran into a new horse carriage. It finally […]

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1001 Ways to Kill Your Legs

Jul 13, 2011 2 Comments

Way down south in Poland on the border with Slovakia there are the Tatra Mountains. They are massive and extremely impressive. My american duo, Matt and Merrit, and I headed down to Zakopane on the border to do some hiking. Side note: I’ve been named the family dog, as they said they just adopted me […]

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The Jam Conspiracy

Jul 13, 2011 2 Comments

Full Disclosure: I did not write this quote. I merely found it in the Travel Tips book in my current hostel and felt it was too hilarious to pass up. I also believe that it must have been written by my friend Matt Williamson even though he has never been here. He would understand this […]

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Best. Sign. EVER.

Jul 13, 2011 No Comments

  This street sign was spotted in Poland. Evidently you may only use this crosswalk if you meet the following criteria: You are a small girl You have a ponytail with a bow in it. You have an extremely unproportionate candy on a stick. It can’t be a lollypop, it must have a wrapper. And […]

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The Devil’s Arithmetic

Jul 11, 2011 No Comments

Auschwitz-Birkenau, the most famous of the german concentration camps. It is eeriest place I have ever been.We’ll take this is two sections. Birkenau While Auschwitz is the more well known section, Birkenau was actually the place most of the people were murdered. The system of gas chambers and ovens were nauseating. The sheer size of […]

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I’m on a MOAT!

Jul 11, 2011 No Comments

There’s this castle in Krakow. It has a moat. It now has it’s own theme song, “I’m on a moat!” Enjoy. [ viagra usage | where to get viagra | cheapest generic viagra | book buy guest sign viagra | does generic cialis work | cialis strenght mg | cheap canadian viagra | cialis dose […]

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Hello, My Name is Mooch

Jul 11, 2011 3 Comments

My new best American buddies, Matt and Merrit, left me all alone in Olomouc as they headed into Poland. I spent the next day beating my head against the wall trying to figure out my next moves. Luckily they emailed me saying they had been upgraded to a two bedroom flat in Krakow, and invited […]

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4th of July Czech Style

Jul 05, 2011 No Comments

With my two new American best buds, Matt and Merrit, we set out to celebrate the 4th of July! First stop of the night was the St. Wenceslas Brewery in town. This little microbrewery made some damn fine beer. I had their signature St. Wenceslas brew, a really good copper beer. Merrit gave the sour […]

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Olomouc, Home of Artists on Crack

Jul 05, 2011 1 Comment

Prague, while beautiful, is also freakin filled with tourists. I mean it is slightly ridiculous. Wanting to get a more authentic view of the Czech Republic, I headed out to a town on the eastern edge called Olomouc. It’s home to one of the best universities in Czech and therefore should be filled with students. […]

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Not a Necromancer

Jul 05, 2011 No Comments

In an effort to prove that I was not a skeleton freak, I ventured the 3km to the other side of town to visit the cathedral. It was pretty large and impressive. But my favorite parts, were the carvings and statues! And it did give some amazing views back over the town. On the way […]

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Dem Bones, Dem Bones

Jul 05, 2011 1 Comment

In a little town outside of Prague lies the most bizarre church I have ever seen. During the Black Death and the following wars, there were 40,000 to 70,000 people buried at this location. Soon of course there became too many bodies to deal with, so some enterprising monk started arranging the bones into piles. […]

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