Travel Writing

Here are some examples of travel writing and travel service articles I've written.

Berlin: Kreuzberg's best affordable sights, bars and eats

Located in former West Berlin, Kreuzberg is one of the city’s most popular and exciting neighborhoods. When the wall was up, the district was divided into two postal code areas, Kreuzberg 61 and SO36. Although these postal codes are no longer officially used, locals still use them to define the neighborhood’s two very distinct faces. Berliner’s often say “36 brennt, 61 pennt” (“SO36 is on fire, while 61 is asleep”). Although the saying doesn’t have the same ring in English as it does in German,

Berlin Tipping Etiquette: When to tip (and when not to) -

For a long time, Berlin was notorious for outrageously bad service. You often had to practically tackle a waiter to get the bill, and bartenders could be surly just out of principle. Luckily, customer service has improved in recent years. However, since service is included in the bill, you still don’t have to fork over the usual 15-20% like you would in The States. But that doesn’t mean you never have to tip. Tipping is still customary in Berlin, just done in a slightly different way than you

Flights New York (JFK) - Taipei (TPE) | Vayama

Located in Queens, JFK is around 15 miles (23 km) from mid-town Manhattan. Taipei's Taoyuan Airport (TPE) is located roughly 25 miles (40 km) from downtown Taipei. 15 different airlines offer flights from New York (JFK) to Taipei (TPE). Direct flights are offered on this route by Eva Air and China Airlines. Additional airlines providing service include United Airlines, KLM, and Cathay Pacific. For direct flights, the flight distance is 7,808 miles. Total fligh