Bars Abroad

The room is dim and smoky, and a waitress weaves through the packed tables with bottles and glasses balanced precariously on a tray. Music is playing – it could be…

Die Wurstmarkt

One of the best things about living in Germany, thus far, has been the sheer volume of festivals happening around town. The joke amongst the Americans in the area is…

My Big, American Family

Here they are again. You can hear them a mile away, like a siren. They’re unavoidable. AMERICANS. My eyes roll to the back of my head. They come in like…