The 3 Nicest Cultures in Europe

When traveling abroad, every individual accumulates different experiences. In one city, one individual experiences the best time where another person experiences the worst days of their life. Every city, country and culture presents challenges when transporting around or translating languages. So far to date, my experiences in every culture and country have been positive. I […]

Berlin’s Most Unique and Unusual Hotels

Berlin’s Most Unique and Unusual Hotels Posted  April 22, 2015 at 5:00 am Berlin is notable for its artistic counter culture. Public art, graffiti and memorials occupy city streets and public spaces. Now, Berlin’s creativity has moved indoors. Today, travelers sleep surrounded by eclectic designs questioning the artist’s thoughts and emotions. Unique and out-of-this-world conceptions […]

5 Cinco de Mayo Inspired Drinks

From Panama Jack — May 5, 2015 at 5:00 am Edit this post 5 Cinco de Mayo Inspired Drinks by Elizabeth Kovar+ Cinco de Mayo is the beloved Mexican food and cocktail holiday where all day is a good day for a drink. Add a little something extra to your day with these Cinco de Mayo-inspired […]

Europe’s 7 Oldest Bars and Brewhouses

MK LIVIN’ – THE MOUNTAIN KHAKIS BLOG FROM MOUNTAIN KHAKIS Europe’s 7 Oldest Bars and Brewhouses Posted by Elizabeth Kovar on April 2, 2015 at 5:00 AM ×  Edit Despite rocky history that Europe has endured, one thing hasn’t changed: alcohol. Bars, pubs, breweries and wine cellars have existed since the creation of organized living. No longer are cloaks, […]

7 Ways to Drink Tequila (besides Margaritas)

Tips ‘n Tricks — May 4, 2015 at 5:00 am Edit this post 7 Ways to Drink Tequila (besides Margaritas) by Elizabeth Kovar+ In Mexico, tequila is a sophisticated alcohol. Its most common home is in the notable, yet cool and refreshing, margarita. This Cinco de Mayo take a vacation from the iconic salt-rimmed beverage and quench […]

7 Beaches with the Clearest Water in the World

At the Beach — April 2, 2015 at 5:00 am 7 Beaches with the Clearest Water in the World by Elizabeth Kovar+ If window-like crystal-clear waters and sparkling beaches are your dream vacation, then you should book a trip to one of these beaches with some of the clearest water in the world. Bora Bora, Tahiti […]

7 European Cities Best Seen from the Water

From Panama Jack — April 15, 2015 at 5:00 am 7 European Cities Best Seen from the Water by Elizabeth Kovar+ Most people expect to walk or bike while visiting European cities, but what about cities located on the water? Some European cities have historic roots along canals, rivers and ocean sides. Get ready to kayak and […]

Top 7 Beaches for Wildlife Encounters

— April 27, 2015 at 5:00 am Top 7 Beaches for Wildlife Encounters by Elizabeth Kovar+ If sharing beaches with a bunch of humans isn’t quite your thing, how about lizards and cows? From sea turtles in Hawaii to cows in India, experience a rare opportunity for a once in a lifetime beach vacation. Cow Beach, Goa, […]

11 Lessons Learned from Living Abroad

Life is full of lessons. In fact, that is the main reason why humans exist – to learn and evolve in a forever-changing universe. Life has taught me many lessons. Thanks to traveling and living abroad, the world has been my teacher and taught me more about life and myself than any textbook I’ve read […]