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.

Tanya Cvit3 days ago
How to Get from Split to Zadar
Another popular Croatian path linking significant architectural marvels is the Split to Zadar route. If you’ve heard of what either town has to offer and would like to experience it for yourself, here...
10 Reasons to Visit Lithuania
Tourism in Lithuania is on the rise. There are so many reasons to visit Lithuania and more and more travelers are catching on. There’s a little bit of everything for every type of traveler, whether yo...
Alan Russell4 days ago
Mudeford Quay
This is an extremely popular spot for visitors and locals alike at any time of year. My own preference for making the ten mile drive from to Mudeford Quay is when there is a storm coming in from the E...
Casa Di Guiliette
Hidden within the city center you are able to find a sweet little courtyard which is home to Juliet. Originally a medieval palace owned by the Capello family, this stunning architecture has for many y...
Alan Russell10 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames
I hadn’t been to Kingston Upon Thames for a long time. So long that I really couldn’t remember what it was like and therefore didn’t have any preconceptions about the place that were fostered from dis...
Elizabeth Gaskin10 days ago
Gelato
Day two, its been a long day, I’m still getting used to the time change. We had just gotten done with a class at the University of Roma. We got on a bus, what an experience that was. People shoulder t...
Ryan Whitaker12 days ago
10 Reasons to Visit England
Assuming you weren't born yesterday, you probably know that England is a pretty important player on a global level. Turning through the pages of history, you can note that this prestigious country has...
Rena Freefall 13 days ago
Lost in Dublin
So I moved to Dublin... 4... 5 weeks ago? Really recently and I realised, for all the times I've been to Dublin, I don't actually KNOW Dublin. I couldn't tell you which pub to stop by at. Where could ...
Sydney Howell15 days ago
How to Spend Your First Day in Iceland Like a Pro
Day 1 of Iceland—April 18, 2018: When we landed in Reykjavík, we took a taxi to get our car. The first thing I noticed was that literally right on the side of the road, there was moss everywhere. I la...
Toby Jeffery16 days ago
Paris - Know Before You Go
Paris has a well-established reputation for its iconic landmarks and tourist attractions. It can be hard to simply plan an itinerary that fits in everything worth doing, in a city fueled by culture. B...
Alan Russell17 days ago
Pulteney Bridge - Bath
In the late 18th Century as a result of marriages, deaths, convoluted routes of inheritance, and a family name change, the "Pulteney" family acquired a very large parcel of land on the west bank of th...
Alan Russell17 days ago
Swanage to Corfe on the Last Day
I always find that the last full day of any holiday regardless of where I am or whom I am with can be melancholic. To defer that sense of melancholy until later in the day or even until the morning of...
Terry France18 days ago
Lo Spirito dei Napoletani
I was not prepared for Napoli. Stepping out of the Toledo metro station on the Via Toledo I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. I came here for a long weekend solely on the recommendation of my Italian ...
Matteo Everett23 days ago
Europe Explored: Vienna
Both exhilaratingly modern and charmingly neo-classical, Vienna is a beautiful city - especially at night. Gorgeous palaces lining spacious boulevards light up against the deep blue sky like ghosts of...
Julia Kuzminska24 days ago
Iceland
Hello, the country I've been to around December time is Iceland. I'm gonna make a couple of posts about it, as there is just too much to talk about. Where did we stay? In Keflavik Air B&B hotel. Very ...
Matteo Everett25 days ago
Europe Explored: Prague and Kutna Hora
Prague—Fairytale city, ever-growing European destination and stag-do central; famous for its cheap drinks, charming streets, hulking cathedrals and everything in between. For my first leg of my Europe...
Alan Russell25 days ago
Swanage and Kimmeridge Bay
INTRODUCTION Kimmeridge Bay is totally unspoiled and raw Dorset coast line. When I say unspoiled I really do mean that as there are absolutely no amenities tourists would normally expect at the seasid...
Alan Russella month ago
Swanage - Dorset - End of First Full Day
Introduction I have a guide book “Bournemouth Poole and District” published by Ward Locks in the 1950s. Once the reader gets past the pages of advertisements for Burberry coats, household insurance an...