Photo blog: Patarei Prison, exploring Estonia’s past

This was honestly the highlight of my time in Tallinn – however morbid that sounds. While undeniably creepy, it is a fascinating insight into a very dark period of Estonian history. This former sea fortress was built in… Read More

Top ten things to do in incredible Budapest

Budapest is one of the best cities in Europe. Fact. Boom. Done. End of discussion. Okay, allow me to elaborate… Budapest has got a fascinating history, incredible architecture and a brilliant location (right on the Danube). It’s also very… Read More

Reflections on my visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau

When I decided to write this post, I was planning on taking a much more logical and historical approach. I planned to explain the difference between Auschwitz and Auschwitz-II-Birkenau and was going to write the usual spiel about prices, tour guides and exhibits. But I got lost in my own thoughts and none of that seems important now.