Big Beers, Mountain Scooter Rides and an Interesting New Friend: A Spontaneous Night in Heidelberg

During my visit to Germany with a couple of friends last year, we met a lot of interesting people. We met some of our best German friends in Heidelberg–which is in the southwestern corner of the country–when we stayed with Johannes, a … Continued

How To Busk in Europe

Updated May 2018 In case you’re not familiar with the term “busking,” I’ll address that first: “Busking” refers to the act of street performance; whether it be with instruments, magic tricks, or anything else involving a special talent. I have … Continued

Hitchhiking and Train-Hopping Madness

   Editor’s Note: If you’re not familiar with the “Artists Abroad Story” you should read it before checking out this article.   I am writing you from the small town of Deiva Marina, Italy, where we have been (get ready … Continued

Hitchhiking in Europe: My Interesting Story, and What You Should/Shouldn't Do

    This travel tip / story comes to you from the “Artists Abroad Trip” of summer ’13. I was traveling with two friends–Aaron and Corey–on an extremely budgeted trip around the world.   Just the thought of hitchhiking can … Continued