If you’re in the United States during Chinese New Year, San Francisco is the ideal place to celebrate. The Asian cultures—and cuisines—are rich, especially because San Francisco Chinatown boasts the largest Chinese community outside of Asia. Agustina and I nearly froze our toes off watching the parade, but the excitement was worth it!
In Rishikesh: If you’re seeking a spiritual or health retreat in India, Rishikesh is your city. I was unprepared for the beauty and calm of this city, situated on the Ganges River at the foot of the Himalayas. Getting to Rishikesh was a night of my life I never want to revisit. My friend, Sarah, and I were booked in a first class sleeper car one of India’s old trains (which are apparently becoming obsolete—with good reason). Our ten hour overnight […]
Listening to the music play on the hour from the Rathaus-Glockenspiel at the Marienplatz in Munich Visting St. Peter’s Church Seeing architecture at Marienplatz, Odeonsplatz and around town Enjoying summertime on the Isar River Visiting the famous Hofbräuhaus München Celebrating my first time at Oktoberfest Visiting the Christmas markets in Munich A few of my favorite spots: Tushita Teehaus, Marais and Yum Thai Kitchen & Bar.