There are many words in certain languages that are too special to be translated. You can only know them by feeling them. One of these words is Toska. The Russian phrase refers to a feeling of anguish, a nostalgia for something you long for and that is how we’ll begin this story: “Are you […]Read more "Toska: Understanding Love Abroad"
‘Tis the season to shovel, make a snowman, ski or my personal favourite, hibernate. Let’s face it we’re not all winter people and for that very reason, as soon as I see the first snowfall I start to panic and begin my summer countdown. Though it may seem like forever away, summer is right around the corner […]Read more "The Best Winter Vacation Destinations to Keep You Warm"
Come for the creativity, stay for the food Many have uttered the words: “Food is love” to one another as they served their latest ‘adventurous’ dish, drooled over the content and eagerly explained the recipe. I find this routine to be quite boring. Yes, we need food to live and yes your recipe seems easy […]Read more "Pick of the Week: Bar Raval"
Source: Wikipedia From 1961 to 1989, the Berlin Wall divided East and West Berlin from one another but on November 9, 1989 that separation ended and like two long lost lovers east and west Germany officially reunified by October 3, 1990. After reading Stasiland and watching Goodbye Lenin, I knew Berlin was next on my travel list. My […]Read more "Feed Your Nostalgia at Ostel Berlin"