April 18, 2019

Riga is beautiful, of course full of a rich history, with absolute stunning buildings and architecture. Especially if you catch it during a somewhat sunny week – okay a little chilly, but it is still the Baltics.

For me Riga was full of more conversations and getti...

April 12, 2019

Taking one of the nicest trains I’ve been on for the fairly short journey from Krakow to Warsaw was pleasant. Leaving Krakow I was having some pretty strong feelings about Poland and intrigued by what my experience in Warsaw would be.

Upon arrival there is an immed...

April 1, 2019

If Krakow was a food it’d be a seven-layer cake because that’s how many layers, at least, of complexity exist here. If a babka has layers, complexity, and a traditional richness then all of Poland maybe a babka.

If you want a whole discussion on great Jewish foods, chec...

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