Krakow was certainly a personal experience that caused distaste, but I can't get it out of my mouth now. I had been traveling for too long and was done with the gimmicks. By the time I reached Krakow, I had reached a boiling point and everything seemed like a gimmick.

There are too many people who say it's a special place for me to hold such a grudge, but still :(

I enjoyed Sofia -- not nearly as much as Budapest. The people seemed a little grumpy there. Nobody smiling on the streets. But my experiences when interacting with locals was sweet.



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Adam J. Cheshier

Documenting obscure pockets of the world across long-distance overland expeditions. Recently celebrated 7 years of nomadism.