Iceland in December – seven short days in the South and West
“Ayes” or “Noes” – visiting London. People have enough of politics, they just want it over with (Brexit) and continue their lives.
Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kanonerka, Kaluga, Wolgograd, Rossoschka:
Russia just before the Soccer World Cup in 2018, a surprising positive mix of people and circumstances.
Tbilisi, Svenetia, Tsvirmi, Mestia
Driving through the North Kaukasus during spring time need good luck. Stones breaking lose from the mountains blocking the roads and finishing lives. The landscape is breathtaking, the food is the best I had so far and the people are wonderful.
Danish men take out their shorts and T-shirts when it is 8 degrees Celsius. Vikings!
The only country I know, where TOAST is something so special, that restaurants post it specifically.
Cheap Thrills: Golden Sands Tourism. This is the place where European schoolkids party and things get out of control – intentionally.
Chisinau, Dorotcaia, Crocmaz
Moldova’s simplicity is comforting. Spending a couple of days in a public school, at the border of Transnistria, was inspiring. Moldovans have solutions for almost everything.
Galiny, Bartoczyce, Wegorzewo
The north of Poland, with its tree-lined avenues, the never-ending horizon and storks nesting in small villages. Peaceful.
Brussels, Paris, Warsaw
Europe, a construction for which no one has a feel.