Krakow, Poland
March 15, 2012, 2 Comments

I thought I’d never make it to Krakow. Under the cover of night, I boarded a van which took me across the border into Hungary, dropping me off back in [...]

Krakow at Sunset

Escape of the Week: Krakow Sunset

July 6, 2011, 2 Comments

Krakow is an easy city to fall in love with, and one of the most underrated. The old portion isn’t too large, so it’s easy to navigate. Th ...

How to have a Travel Adventure without Adventure Travel

June 7, 2011, 6 Comments

    Adventure. It’s a pretty hefty word with a lot behind it. To me, adventure is more than just jumping out of airplanes … more ...

Surviving Auschwitz

June 1, 2010, 27 Comments

I didn’t want to go to Auschwitz. In fact, I had been dreading the trip to the concentration camp since I knew I was going to be in Europe. Mayb ...

  • A Polish funeral and Krakow
    May 26, 2010, 17 Comments

    When someone questioned me as to why Poland, my answer back was “why not?” When I first decided to go to Krakow, it was because of the city’s close proximity [...]

  • A BRIEF intermission: Chasing spring … two months in
    May 7, 2010, 8 Comments

    A year ago, when I lived in Atlanta, I remember marveling at the city's sheer gorgeousness with the changing of the season. The pink flowers that would sprout from the winding trees. The bright green grass that would pop up overnight. The l ...