My Quest To Spread Picigin to the Masses

Dearest readers, Ever since learning about picigin, I’ve felt it’s my duty – NAY, my quest, to tell the world about it.     Please mentally prepare.     Picigin is a Croatian beach sport. And it’s basically the secret love child between handball and hacky...

Split Music Jamz

I love ALL KINDS of live music. From elegant orchestras, to gritty street sounds, there’s something about being ~right there~ in the moment. My theory (which is at least partially based on #science) is that live music hijacks my brain. I stop thinking...

Zadar Reviews The Travel Medley

The Travel Medley reviewed Zadar and said it was “only okay” and that there are “better options” in Croatia. Then, the people of Zadar reviewed The Travel Medley, and y’all – there is NO QUESTION ABOUT IT. The Travel...

Feel Free to Skip Zadar

Zadar is like the first guy you date in high school because you’re young and you don’t know any better. It’s not very exciting, but there’s nothing that wrong with him, and you can easily talk yourself into thinking...

Driving and Feasting: IKEA Style

Remember the time Michael & I went boating and feasting: Viking style?! (Aka, the time we ate a traditional Swedish smörgåsbord on our overnight boat to Stockholm?) OMG Y’ALL. I still have dreams about that night.     It was AMAZING. The...

The Peek&Poke Museum Lets You Peek AND Poke

The Peek&Poke computer museum is not like other museums. For starters, when you walk in the door, you’re greeted by a bottle of liquor and a sign that says “welcome drink.”     After your shot of travarica (grape...

Dear Americans, Don’t Go To Rovinj

Rovinj (pronounced ro-VEEN) is an absolute gem. German tourists, helped by geographic proximity, have already figured this out. Flocks of them drive to Croatia every summer to bask in the sun, explore cobbled alleyways, and drink fantastic wine....

Busabout Bri: Blooper Reel

UMM YOU GUYS. What I’m about to tell you is AN ACTUAL THING. GET EXCITED.     A company called Busabout is recruiting two wanderlust junkies (helloooo!) to travel around Europe and vlog their little hearts out! Ahhhhhh!!! (Oh right....