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Get out of Brussels: Take a day trip to Bruges

You’ve landed in Brussels. Here’s your Top 5 must-do list: Eat frites (fries!) Eat a Belgian waffle Eat Belgian chocolate Drink Belgian beer Leave Brussels for at least one day   You’ve got this. The first four you can do…

August 3, 2017 / Author Maloney

In Iceland, see the glaciers and skip the crotch water

The wind whips little pebbles of ice at my eyes, but you could not pay me to close them right now. Our little inflatable boat is zipping along the craggy, skyscraper-high wall of ice that is the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier in…

October 21, 2016 / Author Fender

Santorini versus Mykonos: Beach Don’t Kill My Vibe

Ahhh, Greece. Beautiful sunsets. Ocean breezes. Gorgeous, lazy beach days with the cool blue Mediterranean lapping at your toes (if you’re into that sort of thing, you perv.) Sounds idyllic, and it is. But first you have to decide which…

November 3, 2015 / Author Fender

8 Tips for Visiting Istanbul We Learned the Hard Way

  Like canaries in a coal mine, we learned lessons, so you don’t have to. Here are the Traveler Broads tips for visiting Istanbul. We accept thanks in the form of airline drink tickets and foreign couches on which to…

October 26, 2015 / Author Fender
Europe Food

Put this in your mouth: 11 Things to Eat in Istanbul

Epic Turkish food left us speechless, mostly because our mouths were always full. So, here are our favorite things to eat in Istanbul. Don’t ask questions. Just chew. 1. Dondurma (aka Turkish icecream) Powdered orchid root makes it bizarrely stretchy.…

October 26, 2015 / Author Fender