Three Things I’m Nervous For On Birthright

On a tour of the fjords in September 2015 in Norway. Happy Weekend! It’s one week (+ one day) before I leave on a ten day trip to Israel – the homeland! – for Birthright. I’m sneaking in just before I age out of the newly expanded age range. Two months before I age out, to be exact – but who’s counting? I haven’t traveled … Continue reading Three Things I’m Nervous For On Birthright

Power to the People: Protests in NYC vs. Budapest

You may have heard that last week was the Women’s March in major cities (and probably not major cities) across the United States. As far as I know, they were completely safe and no one was arrested. I took part in the one on the Upper West Side of New York City and marched downtown. To be quite honest, it was a very short march. … Continue reading Power to the People: Protests in NYC vs. Budapest

For Cat Lovers: Cat Cafe Budapest (Budapest, Hungary)

After I’d been traveling for upwards of 12 hours to Budapest (via Istanbul, ugh, again, worst idea ever!) and I’d thrown my stuff down in my hostel, I decided to walk around to get my bearings and see what I could before the sun went down. After I’d taken about 6,483 photos of the Chain Bridge (I mean, who could blame me, it’s SO pretty … Continue reading For Cat Lovers: Cat Cafe Budapest (Budapest, Hungary)