CLEARING CUSTOMS at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport proved easy. Exchanging dollars for rubles, the official currency, was not..
As a frequent traveler, I’ve always longed to arrive at a place, set down my bag, let out a sigh and think “This is it, the place I will stay for a good long time, maybe even forever.”
As eastern European nations rapidly become more integrated with their neighbors to the west, it gets harder to find the bargains that once abounded.
It’s midmorning on a Sunday near Naples, Italy, and the leaves are rustling in the breeze. Frogs murmur from the shallows while birds cry out as they lift themselves over a glassy blue lake.
An airport is a fascinating place. People coming and going. Airplanes taking off and landing, being loaded and unloaded. It’s a place where people from around the world converge.
Part peppy corporate brainwashing, part peek inside the uber-cool work lives of hipster techies, the Zappos tour will leave you a little creeped out by the aggressively jolly corporate culture.
There are bigger art museums for sure, and there are perhaps better ones. The Städel in Frankfurt, Germany, however offers a wonderful slice of 700 years of art history — from 1300 to the present — in one visit.
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