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Berlin is oh-so-cool but how do you describe what the city style is like? These 5 places are worth visiting for their cool, understated Berlin atmosphere

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Back to the Blogging Basics

A visit home to the USA reminded me why I started this blog and what I want to do with it. Read about my return to the blogging basics

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Who is Adam?

Travels of Adam - It's a blogIn 2010 I quit my job as a graphic designer in Boston and went on a 15+ month trip around the world. The journey took me to places like North Africa, the Middle East, India and Southeast Asia. Since 2011 I’ve been living in Berlin—Europe’s most hipster city.

Travels of Adam wants to explore the world from the quirky to the amazing. It’s all about my personal experiences and alternative & indie travel tips from around the world. To learn more, read how Iceland changed my life.

Where's he going?

On my 2015 travel wish list: Portugal, Brazil, Los Angeles, Chicago, Greece, Manchester and more!


• Amsterdam to learn more about the Golden Age and visit the Rijksmuseum
• Berlin for the Berlinale Film Festival — read my reviews!
• Speaking at Social Media Week Hamburg about travel journalism & social media (more info here)
• Nice, France for Carneval and Queernaval ;-)


• Berlin for the ITB travel trade show
• London to see some theatre and eat some fish & chips (and mushy peas!)
• Illinois (including Chicago, Galena, Rockford) for some typical Americana


• Two weeks around Andalusia including Seville for the annual Seville Feria
• Portugal for the very first time—the Algarve region and Lisbon

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