Malta, Off the Beaten Path

Alright, I have been holding off the construction of this post for way too long. Yes, I had a thesis to write. But I won't beat around the bush when I say Malta's not my favorite, and I probably won't be back. This is not because I did not enjoy Malta, but just because I… Continue reading Malta, Off the Beaten Path

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Latvian Country

The chickens I had fed scraps to the night before had been working all hours to make breakfast for us. Fresh eggs are so extraordinarily underrated. How often do you get to hold a warm egg? These days there's nothing that separates an egg in a supermarket from a packet of mushrooms, really. They both… Continue reading Latvian Country

The Tip

Look at a map of Lithuania. See that tiny tiny sliver of coast that looks like a land sized cheeto? That's next. The Neringa Spit is a pretty unique little spot in Lithuania, and it's definitely worth the trip. Starting from Klaipėda, you can take a ferry to the beginning of the spit and it'll… Continue reading The Tip

To the Coast

For ten days, I'd be driving across Lithuania and Latvia with my local friend and roommate Šarūnas. Where to? Honestly, not sure. Not a lot of the Lithuanian countryside is advertised around me in everyday life. So where to go? I guess just trust the locals. First off: get out of Kaunas. The destination: Klaipėda… Continue reading To the Coast