Capture the Color: My 2013 Travel Photos

I don’t need a reason to go through my travel photos every once in a while: I love images, and I always love a little trip down memory lane. So when Alex, my favorite Texan expat in Germany, tagged me to be a part in this year’s Capture the Color Photo Contest, I was excited … Continue reading “Capture the Color: My 2013 Travel Photos”

A Taste of Belgium

I already admitted that I’m really not a foodie. Okay, so I might have turned into a part time foodie throughout the last months, but I’m about to destroy this reputation with the revelation of my dirty little foodie secret: I love French fries! To be exact: French fries are my favorite food. Seriously. In … Continue reading “A Taste of Belgium”

Photo Essay: Medieval Bruges

If I look back on the cities I traveled to this year, I’m surprised how I managed to stick to my (unintended) theme of gorgeous cities with canals and a medieval center — Nuremberg, Strasbourg, Colmar, and even Paris are all places with an exciting medieval history and I adored visiting all of them. Although … Continue reading “Photo Essay: Medieval Bruges”

A Birthday in Bruges

I think I’m a little weird when it comes to birthdays. Usually, I try not to care about my birthday and I rarely plan anything, sometimes even trying to pretty much ignore the date. In the past, I would rather take an extra shift at my part time job in a clothing store than throw … Continue reading “A Birthday in Bruges”