bringing you the world; food and culture, one step at a time

bringing you the world; food and culture, one step at a time

Category: EUROPE

15 Awesome Things to do in Debrecen

15 Awesome Things to do in Debrecen

Debrecen is the 2nd largest city in Hungary. Transportation is supported by buses and two tramlines. It is about 2 and half hours away from Budapest by car or train. While it cannot be compared to Budapest, it does have its airport with flights to […]

7 Amazing Cafes to Visit in Debrecen, Hungary

7 Amazing Cafes to Visit in Debrecen, Hungary

Hungary in general has a terrific culture of cafes. Depending on how the cafe owners structure it, cafes can really be a great environment for learning, meeting up or relaxation. There’s always a great variety of beverages to choose from, with coffee or without, tea, […]

Events Near Me: 24-25th June, 2017 (Debrecen and Budapest)

Events Near Me: 24-25th June, 2017 (Debrecen and Budapest)

This is a first on the blog, Its just a list of the events I know would be happening in Debrecen and Budapest, Hungary. and for most I have provided a follow up link, from which you could get more information, in case you are […]

City of Cafes, Majestic buildings and  Street Art: Loving Budapest

City of Cafes, Majestic buildings and Street Art: Loving Budapest

This city’s attractions are proof, you don’t always need money to have a good vacation.Budapest is one of the most chic, affordable and tourist-friendly European cities to visit. Majestic Buildings Budapest is a lot more than all of these really. I especially captioned the post […]

Brasov in Pictures

Brasov in Pictures

I spent two months in Brasov, my internship wasn’t hectic, so I did have time to look around again and again. While I haven’t been to other Transylvanian cities such as Sighiasoara, Sibiu, e.t.c I certainly had a blast in Brasov. Some days were really […]

My Visit to Bucharest

My Visit to Bucharest

Ole Bucharest! The city is a beautiful as the n a me is. I visited in winter and spent two whole days there. TRANSPORTATION I travelled from Brasov to Bucharest, the journey by train took about 3 hours, since I was a student my ticket […]

ROMANIA: The Deliciousness

ROMANIA: The Deliciousness

One of the things I can’t resist doing when I visit a place, is to try its food, as long as I can afford it. Food can tell you some things about a people, you know, how adventurous or wild or calm they are, yeah […]

A Taste of Brasov: Casa Tudor

A Taste of Brasov: Casa Tudor

This was my first taste of Brasov and it was simply ingenious. I had the privilege of dining here twice and both times were amazing. The restaurant looks good on the outside and inside. I always stayed on the first floor. The service was good, […]

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; BRASOV, ROMANIA

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; BRASOV, ROMANIA

My journey from Debrecen, Hungary to Brasov, also known as Kronstadt, the Transylvanian part of Romania took me about 15 hours by train. I had a little skirmish at the border as I was questioned by the customs about why I was there, well regardless […]

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; RANKWEIL, AUSTRIA

FIRST IMPRESSIONS; RANKWEIL, AUSTRIA

Rankweil is a small town in the Austrian state of Vorarlberg. I stayed there for a few weeks, spanning November-December last year and it was a delight. My accommodation was provided by the hospital I did my practice at, so I didn’t have to search for a […]

Whatever Can Be Used to Make Jam Can be Used to Make Palinka?

Whatever Can Be Used to Make Jam Can be Used to Make Palinka?

Palinka is a hungaricum. Hungaricum: is an item or phenomenom  that is unique to Hungary and holds a special place in the hearts of many Hungarians. A few hungaricums I personally love include turo-rudi (chocolate filled with cottage cheese), paprika, dobostorta (chocolate sponge cake) and […]

Rapunzel Style Hiking: Visit to Regec and Boldogko Castles

Rapunzel Style Hiking: Visit to Regec and Boldogko Castles

Don’t mind the title of the blog, its just since, well,  Rapunzel lived in a castle and I happened to go on a trip this weekend that required a little bit of hiking to get to the first castle. It was an early morning trip […]

Sunday, Sunday Special: Kashmir Indian Restaurant

Sunday, Sunday Special: Kashmir Indian Restaurant

Kashmir is probably the only Indian restaurant in the city of Debrecen, well if you know any other please do inform us 🙂 I’ve been there a few times and they are really good! oohh, I can’t wait to go India. Whether you’re in the […]

10 Fun facts you didn’t know about the Netherlands (and Amsterdam)

10 Fun facts you didn’t know about the Netherlands (and Amsterdam)

Holland is not synonymous with The Netherlands. Holland is just a part, a region in the Netherlands, they have South and North Holland and then there are other parts in the country that are not in Holland. 2. Much of it is below sea level. the […]

My First Hostel Experience: Tips for booking hostels

My First Hostel Experience: Tips for booking hostels

Looking for an inexpensive yet decent place to stay on your travels? Hostels are one option. I stayed at two different hostels on my trip to the Netherlands this time around. I went to two boarding secondary schools, so I had an idea what it […]