Nichts wie ab zum Wannsee- Berlin’s Most Iconic Recreation Lake

These last few weeks have been the epiphany of summer in Berlin with temperatures consistently way over 30C (90F). While Berlin has plenty of outdoor pools all around town, I just really prefer tanning in sand over lying on concrete or pool-side grass. Hence, I thought I’d give Wannsee a try. A bathing and recreation…

A Day in Paris

A day in Paris is a day of love. Love for architecture, food, fashion, grace. I recently took my first trip to France and, en route to Brittany, had a day to spend in la ville de l’amour- poor me, I know. If you want to know how to best spend 6 hours in the French…

Berlin: Winsviertel in Prenzl Berg

In California, people expect to find magic everywhere. In the way the waves crash on shore. In the way the sun breaks through palm trees. In the way your hipster bar tender is doing some crazy foam art on your latte. But magic can be found even in the most urban of places. Like here, in…