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January 2016

Colombia South America

Museo Botero, Bogota

This place is filled with paintings done by Fernando Botero. Fernando Botero is famous for his painting style; he paints in a fat way! Everything he draws/paints seems chubbier than usual… it is super cute. Location: Calle 11 No. 4-41,…

Colombia South America

The Beer Wagon, Bogota

To check out the night view of Bogota, drive up a mountain and settle at “The Beer Wagon”. The view was amazing… You can see all of Bogota from the outdoor (and some indoor) seating. My friend ordered a hot chocolate…

Colombia South America

La Villa, Bogota

Every Tuesday, people from all over the world gathers in this particular spot in Bogota. This event is called “Gringo Tuesday” From 5-9pm, chairs are set up in multiple circular form; in the center of each circle is a…

Colombia South America

The Monserrate, Bogota

Whether you’re athletic or not, the Monserrate is a must-see in Bogota. Uber or Taxi do drop offs at the Tram Station; cars can’t drive up the mountain. But the line for the tram can get really really long… So a lot…

North America United States

The Gin Joint, Charleston, SC

This bar may be hard to find since it’s located behind a metal black fence and you have to walk a few steps in before you see the entrance. An intimate and small bar yet it’s fully packed with…

Europe Scotland

Calton Hill, Edinburgh

This attraction isn’t too far from the Edinburgh Castle. Fifteen minutes walk away from the castle is the Calton Hill. It only takes around 12 minutes to walk up the hill, from there a fantastic view of Edinburgh will be…

Europe Scotland

Frankie & Benny’s, Edinburgh

Starters ordered: Mushrooms with Garlic and Cheese, Bacon Cheddar Potato Skins Main Courses ordered: New York Calzone, and Chicken Penne Romana Desserts Ordered: Cinnamon Waffle with Blueberry Ice Cream, and Hot Brownie with Brownie Ice Cream Cost(Lunch Special): Starters £2.50,…

Europe Ireland

Guinness Storehouse, Dublin

Guinness Storehouse is another must-go attraction in Dublin, Ireland. Unlike the Irish Whiskey Museum and other distilleries here, people do not follow a tour guide during their visit. Instead, there are arrows all around to escort guests to experience the…

Europe Scotland

The Queens Arm, Edinburgh

A nice decorative spot to catch up with friends, watch football (or us Americans call it “soccer”), or grab a bite over some drinks. Since we’re in Scotland we decided to Scotch it up and ordered three different types of whiskys.…

Europe Germany

Et Kabüffke, Düsseldorf

The ambiance of Et Kabüffke is very unique. There are dated and elaborate designs on the wall and ceiling in dull colors. A sophisticated chandelier of an angel holding torches dangles gracefully from the ceiling. There aren’t too many seats by the…