europe

Whether embarking on a Eurotrip or a weekend jaunt to a foreign city, European travel requires some smart planning; you may know all the must-see landmarks, but we provide the hidden gems.

How to Spend a Week in Just London and Never Be Bored
Over New Year's of 2018, I went with a friend to London, England for ten days. We stayed in Greenwich for two days and the rest of the time in Notting Hill. I had the most amazing time doing all kinds...
Amanda Stamper6 days ago
How To Travel Cheap In Europe
Traveling cheap through Europe has never been easier. With the plunging value of the euro, the increase of budget airlines, and the “sharing economy” (think Airbnb and Uber), it's now easier than ever...
Hunter Cordes6 days ago
A Backpacker's Tale
I had somehow found a way to follow through with my word. I had promised my friends a thousand times I’d come visit them, and you may think Los Angeles to Istanbul may take a lot to reach, that I shou...
Francesca Goti6 days ago
A Solo Travel in Venice
There are places that have nothing to do with our ideas of home, family and affections. Places that nothing have in common with important moments of our lifes. And yet, sometimes some of this places s...
Caledonian Cogs8 days ago
'A-Road' Adventures
It doesn't take much to get inspired when you have a bike. I work funny shifts, which means I am often free when others aren't. Last week was no exception, when my Girlfriend and I decided to take a s...
James Turley15 days ago
Warm and Slow, the City of Barcelona
The light shines a dirty brown tint through the clouds as they smother the stars that slip past; dirty blotches dot the ink sky. The day had not gone well with delays on every port of call from Bristo...
Victoria Gawlik19 days ago
London, I Love You
London is a city drenched in history, covering bloody war, epic music, fashion, and royalty. It is a global landmark of culture and adventure, and it does not disappoint. I have wanted to live here si...
Dess Lyapova19 days ago
When Paradise Is Underrated: An Insight Into Montenegro’s Most Luxurious Marina
And for a reason. A hidden gem? Europe’s best-kept secret? A Balkan paradise? Unmissable yacht lovers’ stop? Definitions that come close, yet fail to convey fully, the fairy-tale likeness of this dest...
Snow in England
Well. After all this hot weather, I felt it would be very apt to write my article on the snow we had at the start of the year. This year has definitely been a year of extremes for me in terms of weath...
Suez W.24 days ago
Five Cities to Visit in the Netherlands That Are Not Amsterdam
Typically when you tell people you are Dutch, the response is usually the same. "So you're from Germany?" No, Germans are from Germany. "Norway?" Also wrong. "Denmark?" Wrong again. "Holland?" Close. ...
Kader Follesa month ago
Hill Farming - A Day in the Life of a Van-Dweller
We set off from the far south stretch of England, northbound to the rolling hills of the Peak District. We had a long drive ahead of us. We were leaving behind the rocky shoreline of Cornwall, to work...
Amanda Nowaka month ago
A Review of Hotel Nord Nuova in Rome, Italy
In January 2017, I took a J-term trip with my college to Italy. About 75% of our trip was spent at Hotel Nord Nuova in Rome. We stayed at this hotel for a total of ten days. Here is my honest review! ...
Emily PK a month ago
Moving to England: What I've Learned
So, I moved to England about two months ago and, boy, I gotta tell you, British people are not entirely what I expected. First of all, let me give some context. As an American girl born and raised in ...
Caledonian Cogsa month ago
Scottish Motorcycle Diaries
Be you an adventure seeker or a treasure hunter, chances are you can tick both boxes by strapping on a bike helmet and heading for the North of Scotland. I recently made the trip to the beautiful Aris...
Amanda Nowaka month ago
A Review of Loft Hostel in Reykjavik, Iceland
My friend and I spent seven nights in Iceland last month, and all of those seven nights were spent at Loft Hostel in Reykjavik. We initially picked this hostel because it had stellar reviews, and was ...
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Patrick Hollisa month ago
Venice and Milan
With a week break before the bread and butter of lectures commence, I was at a bit of a loose end for the first time in a while. Any days of boredom were prevented by a suggestion of going travelling ...
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Patrick Hollisa month ago
Zurich
The latest of my wanders into Europe took me outside of the European Union for the very first time. The city of Zurich, Switzerland was our oyster for just over 24 hours. As is usually the norm in Eur...
Goog kupoa month ago
My Ukrainian Epiphany
We get out of the car, stepping onto the red brick sidewalk. I look around and take in the sight. Across the street sits the Kyiven Opera, coated in a peeling layer of paint the color of milk hot choc...