The Alte Opera (Old Opera) is my favorite Frankfurt site to visit at night. One of my goals on this European trip was to work on my night photography.
Based on the contrast of shadow and light areas in this scene, I decided to take multiple exposures and create an HDR image. I used to More >
After a jam-packed itinerary in Amsterdam, I was looking forward to relaxing a bit in Frankfurt. I wanted to drink German beer, try some German food, explore the neighborhood, and check out a few museums.I read that Frankfurt is considered the cultural capital of Germany.
I’m not sure if that is More >
I’m slightly obsessed with cheese, so I Googled German cheese in Frankfurt. That is when I discovered I was located in the region specializing in Handkäse.Handkäse
Handkäse is a sour milk handmade cheese usually served with caraway seeds. I’m up for trying any kind of cheese, so I ordered it the More >
I met up with Nate, a friend from college who has been living in Frankfurt for quite a while. I had been enjoying the international food options in Frankfurt, but I couldn’t leave the city without trying some traditional German food.
Nate introduced me to some Frankfurt specialties in a traditional More >
I have not read much about Frankfurt being a tourist destination.
I decided to visit because a good friend from college moved there temporarily for work. What better reason to visit a European city?
She told me it is a pleasant city and offers easy access to some tourist hot spots More >
When I contacted eat-the-world, I was expecting a food tour through a pleasant neighborhood.
What I got was a most enjoyable afternoon discussing the important things in life — food, history, culture, politics, values, and passions — with an incredible woman from Frankfurt.Frankfurt Food and More >
Amsterdam definitely has those values. There are two places I start when exploring a new place. The first is food culture. The second is art.To me street art is the most accessible art.
And after learning so much about the More >
Each person consumes 20 kilos per year. That’s 44 pounds!
I believe the country would be happy to adopt me as I would contribute to pushing them into the number one spot. Perhaps if I decide to move there, I will put that on my visa More >
There are so many things I love about Amsterdam, and food is near the top of the list.
I look for food tours in every city I visit, honing in on the ones that appear to care a lot about the role food plays in a culture.
I met Zosia at a cute cafe near the Albert Cuyp Market, the largest street More >