Category: City

Einstein in Bern, Switzerland

A little-known fact I got to know about Einstein while travelling in Switzerland was that he and Charlie Chaplin were friends. It’s not the type of information one comes across randomly, and in my case, my curiosity peaked when Einstein’s wax figure popped up at Chaplin’s World in […]

A Day in Geneva

What is traveler’s luck? Was it when we roamed around Prague in trams for two days without a ticket and didn’t get caught (because we couldn’t figure out where to get them)? Or was it being in the center of London, walking around, and coming across a small […]

Film | Radioman (2012)

He’s been called a “cultural institution” by Tom Hanks. To some, he is a lucky charm. With countless guests and blink-and-you’ll-miss appearances in films, Radioman is a person that defines the city of New York. I have often called myself a film enthusiast or even a film fanatic, […]

Lausanne, I’m Sorry

Lausanne, I’m sorry; for I judged you based on my first impression, even though one must never judge a “book” by its cover. I threw in all my chips blind without even taking a sneak peek at the cards. I made my decision based on your looks, forgetting […]