A View Into Vienna

| Austria

Austria is one of the most beautiful places in Eastern/Central Europe. Let’s call it Eastern Europe for the simple sake of being able to share some of these gorgeous photos of Austria. Austria is a great gateway to many of the Eastern European countries. It’s close to both Budapest and Prague, and is generally an […]

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Here is a Method That is Helping People to Learn Finnish

| Finland

It’s no secret that if you’re traveling to Finland you don’t need to speak Finnish. People in Finland, young and old, speak English very well. That begs the question, “Why would I learn Finnish then?” For starters both Finnish and Swedish are both the official languages of Finland. That means almost all the signs you see […]

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How to Learn Hungarian, The Isolated Language of Long Words

| Eastern Europe

Hungary, a country smack dab in the middle of Europe. Surrounded by countries like Ukraine, Serbia, Romania and Austria. The influence of these neighboring countries on the Hungarian culture is abundantly clear when you visit Budapest. Logically you might think this influence would extend to their language as well. That is far from the case—you’re […]

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Forgotten Romance: The Romanian Language

| Eastern Europe

Romania has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world. From snow covered mountains, lush rolling hills and evergreen forests. This place will be sure to take your breath away. This is no exception when it comes to the Romanian language as well. Romanian is one of five romance languages. This makes it quite useful […]

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A Local’s Guide to Bulgarian Culture

| Bulgaria

No, this is neither a tourist guide, nor an in-depth political analysis. This just one perspective on Bulgarian culture—a country that most Americans (and some Europeans for that matter) will struggle placing on the map. Hint: it’s in Eastern Europe. What does that tell you? Well, I am willing to bet that one of these […]

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How to Date Polish Girls

| Dating

Polish girls represent a changing of the guard. Poland is more or less the “bridge” from Western and Eastern Europe. In Western Europe, you’ll have much more of the American way of life. Once you hit Poland though, things start to change… Many men grow tired of their dating choices in the West, and look […]

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The Best Bar in Budapest: Szimpla Kert Ruin Pub

| Hungary

Szimpla Kert Pub is one of the best experiences in the world when it comes to bars, let alone Budapest. It’s something that’s truly unique and must be seen in person to fully understand what I mean by this. Spanning 7 or so rooms, multiple floors, and many, many bars, Szimpla is the best place to have […]

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5 Tools to Learn German Online

| Germany

German is one of the most daunting languages for beginners and advanced learners alike. With complex orthography, grammar and vocabulary, as well as tough to master pronunciation, it is easy to become overwhelmed and decide that it is impossible to learn German. I don’t mean to scare you here, but you should be prepared for […]

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What Everybody Ought to Know about Devin Castle Bratislava

| Sights

Devin Castle Bratislava is a stunning landmark just outside of Slovakia’s capital. I recently spent some time in Bratislava, and dedicated an afternoon to the Devin Castle Bratislava. It’s about a thirty minute or so journey outside of Bratislava, and well worth the time investment. It’s perched on a cliff, overlooking the Danube. It’s a fantastic place […]

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