Happy July, everyone! Mink and I are now happily unemployed for the next month and a half or so, and we’re going to enjoy Vienna/our friends visiting/the other places we go to as much as possible before leaving (altogether too soon) at the beginning of August. Schade! It’s been a busy weekend! Bryno arrived from […]Read more "(F)unemployment!"
Since no songs about Brussels immediately spring to mind, I did a little YouTube search and found this gem: The video actually has some decent shots of the city, and I took very few photos of the place in my short time there, so I decided to post it despite the blatant rip off of […]Read more "Epic Weekend #2: Brussels and Amsterdam! (Part 1)"
Last night Mink, Lauren and I travelled to the small Austrian town called Wiesen to see Arcade Fire in concert. I’ve been waiting to see this band for a long time, and they were everything I expected they would be — magical, adorable, crazy talented. They’re based in Montreal, Canada, and according to a friend […]Read more "Arcade Fire Sets Austria on Fire"
June has been the month of adventures, there’s really no other way to describe it. And we still have a week or so left in the month to perpetuate that epicness (there should be a better word for that; I’m certain that it’s floating around in my head just out of reach). I’m utterly exhausted […]Read more "Epic June Weekend #1: Hijinks in Vienna"
So! Tomorrow Mink, Peter and I are flying from Bratislava to Brussels and meeting Laura and Julien, and then we’re all going to Amsterdam for a night! It’s going to be epic. Tales to follow, assuming we survive it all. But, I wanted to post a few pictures from around Vienna before the weekend hijinks. […]Read more "Strassenkunst (Street Art!) in Wien"
One Saturday morning a couple of weeks ago, Mink and I decided to go to the naschmarkt and wander down aisles full of food and trinkets and sketchy objects, buy some falafel and hummus, take some photos, and people-watch. The naschmarkt is open all year long, but it’s obviously way more fun to go in […]Read more "Naschmarkt!"