Friday, June 29, 2012


rodin gardens. pain au chocolat. arch de triomphe. giverny. d'orsay museum. la duree macaron. riz au lait. louvre. cappuccinos. notre dame.

Sunday, June 24, 2012


grand palace. gueze. mannekinpis. stoemp. magritte museum. waffles. kriek. belgian chocolate from mary's. delices et caprices. cantillon. pommes frites.

Thursday, June 21, 2012


runs in the englischer gardens. surfers in the river. summer storms. biergartens. farmers' markets. evening beers by the river.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

a long weekend in prague

the mystical prague castle. old square clock tower - the inspiration for disneyland's it's a small world. a hike up to petrin tower, the highest point in prague. watching street art come to life. cocktails on the rooftop terrace overlooking all of prague. paddle boats in the waterways. secret gardens. charles bridge. watching czech out score poland in the euro cup - it was wild.

Thursday, June 14, 2012


schonbrunn palace. cappuccinos at cafe hawelka. danube river. currywurst. oversized ferris wheel. kirsch yogurt.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

dining in vienna

goulash. viennese coffee (with brauner, please). strudel. zanoni poppyseed gelato. spaetzle with scrambled eggs and cheese. open faced sandwiches from 100-year old store front. lazy breakfasts in the town square.

Monday, June 11, 2012

a long weekend in london

big ben. shakespeare in the park. pubs. buckingham palace. royal crowns. diamond jubilee. british cider. westminster abbey. london eye. wagamama. hyde park. harrod's. sausage roll. les miserables at queen's theatre. flower walk. michelin-star indian food. king's road. high street kensington. euro cup. london 2012 games.