Tag Archives: Europe

Fast Foodie

I love a high-end meal, but when it comes to food, context truly is king. It’s often the cheap eats–the no-money-in-your-pocket, nothing’s-open-this-late, no-choice-but-what’s-in-front-of-you–feasts that end up being the most memorable.

Patat Met man
Late night Patat Met, Amsterdam

Train coffee
Railway car cappuccino, somewhere in France

Stroopwafel
Convenience store Stroopwafel, Amsterdam

European Graffiti

It’s striking how much free expression is happening on vertical surfaces everywhere. Here are three of my favorite sightings from a recent trip to Europe.

Eye chart
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Rail
Bern, Switzerland

Thief
Venice, Italy