Joe Baur

Born and raised outside of Cleveland, Ohio, Joe Baur's work has appeared in a variety of publications, including BBC Travel, Deutsche Welle, National Geographic, and the Jewish Telegraphic Agency. In 2014, he moved to Costa Rica and later published a memoir about his experiences titled Talking Tico: (Mis)adventures of a Gringo in and Around Costa Rica. Following a brief stint back in the United States, he relocated to Düsseldorf, Germany where he worked as an editor for trivago Magazine, hosted The Germany Travel Show, and launched the Travel Tomorrow podcast all the while maintaining his own website, WithoutAPath.com, where he writes about his travels, food, and heritage research. After three years in Düsseldorf, he moved to Berlin where he's currently finishing his next book, There Must Be Order! Lost and Found in Germany.


Articles by Joe Baur

My Grandmother’s Chicken Paprikash Recipe

A fail-safe, flavorful chicken dinner.

This Hungarian Coffee Cake is Even Better Than Babka

This pull-apart yeasted cake with cinnamon and berry jam is heaven sent.

Fried Cabbage and Noodles is the Most Underrated Jewish Food

What is haluski? The answer, like with many dishes, depends on who you’re asking. Different varieties pop up across Eastern Europe, ...