5 Things I Hate About Buenos Aires

It’s time for another edition of “5 Things I Hate…” This time we do Buenos Aires, Argentina! Now while BA is an incredible city and we’d go back anytime there are a few silly things that annoyed me. There’s a lot to love in the beautiful city and the steak and wine alone are reason to visit. But like with all places there are some negatives that you may or may not share with me, some silly and some serious gripe. Here we go… […]

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The Ruin Pubs of Budapest

What is a Ruin Pub? Take an old building in disrepair slated for condemnation, let a few artist loose in it for a few days, add alcohol and you’ve got yourself a uniquely Hungarian establishment called a Ruin Pub. There are 15 to 20 of these such establishments that have popped up around Budapest starting […]

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Taking a Walk to Slovakia

Road Tripping in Hungary We took a few days off to leave the city and explore some of the Hungarian countryside. The countryside btw isn’t much to marvel at being mostly flat. We did pass a significant amount of sunflower farms, that was a first. Our first day trip took us north to the quaint […]

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Foodapest!

Some people seem to be interested in the food we are eating in each city we visit. Food is indeed very important for sustaining life and we thoroughly enjoyed sustaining ourselves with Hungary’s many culinary delights. Thinking back, Lauren and I are having a hard time remembering what we ate every day. Thankfully I took […]

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The Lombok Taxi Mafia

Touts and overzealous taxi drivers are a common staple in many travel destinations worldwide. Some are worse than others and Indonesia is no exception. It’s worse in the more touristy areas for obvious reasons. Throngs of tourists, fat with cash arrive at the airport or ferry port and need transportation. In Indonesia it’s best to […]

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Vietnam’s New E-Visa System

Vietnam’s New E-Visa System   In February Vietnam released a new e-visa system for 40 countries. This is great news for anyone trying to get a Vietnam travel visa. We used the new system to get our visas for a month we spent in Vietnam after hearing about it from the Flight Deal’s blog, and […]

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Corlears Bar Stiffed Us

Are you looking for the bar Corlears NYC? Sadly the bar doesn’t exist anymore and neither does their website. I don’t know why the bar closed down, I liked their Jam Session cocktails. I can tell you why their website doesn’t exist anymore, I took it down. That’s because they never paid us for the […]

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