My Boston Top 5 (Quirky)

As I mentioned before, Boston was, well, not on the top of my itinerary. And that did not change for me while I was here – though I would come back to visit Cait and Jeremy in a heartbeat – you can read more about that one here… But there are some off-freedom-trail-things in Boston that I really loved! So …

Mental Souvenirs

Wow! I have been incredibly lucky with my first stop, Boston, and my first two and a half hosts, Cait, Jeremy and their beautiful dog, Baylee. First, I have to admit: I would not have picked Boston as a destination, especially not at this time of the year – it was just never a city I was particularly curious about. …

The First Connection

  One of the first people that immediately popped into my mind when I was planning this project (you know, social network traveling) is a good friend of mine whom I met in journalism school in Germany. She was the girl with the tough economic questions and the energy to kick, well, basically anybody’s ass with a smile. I was the girl …

Ode to Anticipation

  It is one of the best things about traveling. This tingling feeling in your stomach that gets you through boring days because you know, something is going to happen soon. Soon you are going to be out there and the world will open up once more, greet you like an old friend and tease you like a teenage love. …