• europe,  food,  travel

    17 Great Restaurants For Foodies In Europe

    Of course there are many restaurants you could try, but here are some great dishes from 17 restaurants in 7 European countries for food lovers. Not all foods shown are native to the country.   DENMARK While I was in Copenhagen for a 7-hour layover, I stopped by Papirøen, which is a warehouse filled with street food vendors serving a variety of cuisines. About 30 minutes by train from the airport. Restaurant Name: PølseLocation: Papirøen (Copenhagen Street Food)Meal: Roasted potatoes with bacon and spicy mayonnaise   Restaurant Name: Sweet FoodLocation: PapirøenMeal: Creme brulee doughnut with vanilla ice cream GERMANY It was so good, I came back twice! Restaurant Name: Restaurant JollyLocation: Berlin, Mitte area (near…

  • europe,  travel

    26 things I found interesting about Europe

    I recently completed a 4.5-week trip around Europe. Visited 8 countries, 1 island, 9 major cities and 7 towns. The observations below only cover my experience in the following countries: Germany, Netherlands, Croatia, Hungary, Slovenia, Slovakia, Austria, Denmark.   The intercity train in the Netherlands empties out the toilet waste on the tracks. It might be hard to see, but can you see the rail track below? I could not believe that!!! If you know why, please let me know.  It can be such a PAIN to find a free toilet. Toilets can cost €0.50 ($0.54) to €1 ($1.07). On a bus ride from Vienna to Frankfurt, the bus stopped for 30 minutes…