We decided to stay at Hotel Lamee in Vienna mostly because of its rooftop bar. We weren’t disappointed in our choice. After throwing our luggage in our rooms, we ran up to the roof to take pictures of this view, snacked on prosciutto and dense slices of bread that didn’t taste like anything we’d had
We specifically went to the Hergetova Cihelna restaurant on the Mala Strana side of the Charles Bridge just to get this view at sunset. The food was just okay, the drinks were weak and expensive, but the sights were well worth it.
This place is so magically beautiful that it’s like a movie set for a cheesy romantic comedy about a princess. I am that princess for the next few days.
Jack and I are on a trip to Central Europe with our friends Kim, Katie, and Nik right now, but first we had a five-hour layover in Moscow. We did nothing but watch Russian dance music videos for three hours until we finally decided it was better to just go sit quietly at our gate.
I took a couple of friends to eat the whole rotisserie duck stuffed with duck and pork sausage at Momofuku Ssam Bar in the East Village this week. I’ve had this a few times, and when I think of it, I always think of the wonderfully greasy scallion pancakes it comes with. But I always