Tag: Museums

how to be a tourist in seattle

how to be a tourist in seattle

Shop around at the Pike Place Market. Opened in 1907, it’s one of the world’s oldest farmer’s markets. They sell everything from crafts to fresh seafood. I enjoyed checking out all of the huge crab legs and salmon. It was then that I wished we had an AirBnB instead of a hotel room so that … Continue reading how to be a tourist in seattle

how to be a tourist in vienna

how to be a tourist in vienna

Virtually climb to the top of Karlskirche - that’s right: virtual reality, at a church. I must say that it did give me vertigo and a bit of nausea, but it was a very interesting, and it was a very unique experience. Watch how apple strudel is made - my ignorant American self had always … Continue reading how to be a tourist in vienna

how to be a tourist in zürich

how to be a tourist in zürich

Admire the 5 large stained-glass windows of Fraumünster church. These were designed by Russian-French artist, Marc Chagall back in 1970. For just 5 CHF (or free for students with a valid ID), you get an audio guide. It’s a VERY detailed audio guide so if you’re interested in learning about every corner of this church, … Continue reading how to be a tourist in zürich

how to be a tourist in london

how to be a tourist in london

So you’ve admired the Big Ben, rode the London Eye, witnessed the opening/closing of the Tower Bridge, but there is much more to London than just those obvious spots. Here are 16 more things to do in this city:      

13 things i learned in the 5 days i spent in amsterdam

13 things i learned in the 5 days i spent in amsterdam

The trams are very convenient. You can pretty much make connections to wherever you need to go. Plus, it’s pretty easy to use. They generally run between 6 a.m. and 12:30 a.m. Depending on how many days you’ll be in Amsterdam and how often you’re planning to use their public transportation, you should definitely consider … Continue reading 13 things i learned in the 5 days i spent in amsterdam

there’s more to amsterdam than weed

there’s more to amsterdam than weed

SHOCKING, I know. Sure, it’s what Amsterdam is known for. But it’s not for everybody. If you’re not the wake and bake type of person, there are plenty of other activities in this city that you can start/fill your day with! Amsterdam Cheese Museum - (FREE!) - it’s a cheese shop upstairs and a mini … Continue reading there’s more to amsterdam than weed

i wanna rock and roll all night, and party everyday

i wanna rock and roll all night, and party everyday

Such is the life of a rockstar. Sex, drugs, alcohol, and of course rock and roll. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame doesn’t really give you any intel into that lifestyle. But it does tell you about the origin of rock and roll and its hall of fame inductees, and it’s equally as interesting. … Continue reading i wanna rock and roll all night, and party everyday