Krakow, and its Romance

Krakow had been on my bucket list for well over two years, the main reason being its proximity to Zakopane and its deep forests. But when I got down to travel-planning it was always back-listed for other, usually Mediterranean, destinations. It never felt like the right time.  Besides, Mediterranean countries have a certain pull on … Continue reading Krakow, and its Romance


Neukölln, Berlin: New Life in an Old City

As I was scrolling through Airbnb, looking for a place anywhere in Berlin, one place stuck with me - “Welcome to the heart of Neukölln, the Brooklyn of Berlin!” – A simple description that said a lot. After googling “Neukölln Berlin Hipster”, scrolling through some images and skimming through a couple of articles on, … Continue reading Neukölln, Berlin: New Life in an Old City

Grape & Pear Salad with a Green-leaf base

Another in the series of jazzing up salads.     Ingredients for Salad: (portion size as shown in the photo) Rucula/Rocket Leafs Lettuce 6 Large Purple/Pink Grapes 1 Pear Blanched Almond Pieces Ingredients for Dressing: (Mess around with this depending on your likes, this is roughly what I did) 1 teaspoon Whole-Grain Mustard 3 Table Spoons … Continue reading Grape & Pear Salad with a Green-leaf base