Visitor’s Guide to Stockholm, Sweden

With five days in Stockholm, there’s a lot you can do. For instance, walking through 13th century Gamla Stan, enjoying fika (the Swedish version of coffee break with friends), and trying all the Swedish foods and desserts. Of everything I did, this is a list of...

Stockholm: What to Know Before You Go

When I told my friends and colleagues I was going to Sweden for vacation (during winter no less) the first question asked was, “Why?” As a traveler, this seems like a silly question to me. Why not Sweden? Typically I enjoy going to places I know very...

Why I’m in Love with Madrid, Spain

A year ago around this time, I was on vacation in Spain. I remember this because of Facebook. Precisely on Day 3 in Madrid, I posted a selfie of my college roommate and I hanging out in La Puerta del Sol, a photo of us having lunch in a whimsical garden terrace, and a...