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.

Alan Russell2 days ago
Swanage - Dorset - England - Day 1
INTRODUCTION Our AirBnB was so comfortable for our first night, it forced us to have a bit of a lie in. We were just that bit too far from the coast to hear the sea, as it was such a calm day. However...
Alan Russell4 days ago
Swanage - Dorset - England
Swanage town is located on Britain's south coast and has been building its reputation as a traditional British seaside town since the era of the Victorians in the 19th century. Its unique position giv...
Martin Berg7 days ago
The Birds of Pasvic
We hosted quite an unusual festival on one of the most distant islands in Russia, located a few hundred meters from the Norwegian border. Truth be told, it’s hard to say what was more unusual about it...
Weston-super-Mare: a Quiet Break
You may be forgiven for thinking that the North Somerset Town of Weston-super-Mare is a sleepy old retirement village. It certainly has its quiet places but it has a lot to offer if you are looking fo...
Alan Russell15 days ago
The Flat Earth in Inverness
In Greig Street in Inverness, less than a stone’s throw from the River Ness, in Inverness is a double fronted shop. The front is painted black and along the tops of the windows and the alcove for the ...
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Shannon Milly 19 days ago
Bulgaria: Do or Don't?
Bulgaria, if nothing else, is beautiful. Between its vast sandy beaches and its cute, timely old towns, there's plenty of sightseeing to be done. If you're a keen photographer then I'd say it is defin...
Matthew Hurley22 days ago
One Gentleman in Verona
A trip to Italy in early January might not sound like the greatest of adventures, but I found myself pleasantly surprised when, arriving by car from Milan, I had an evening to explore the northern cit...
5 Reasons to Visit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, one of the most beautiful and attractive cities in Europe, has always been a favorite place for tourists all over the world. When you think of Amsterdam, the first tourist attraction that p...
Greg Seebregtsa month ago
Touring Europe Over 15 Days
I'm not really the traveling type, preferring instead to stay home and blog or play games. Still, my sister and I spent a few months planning a trip to Europe with a company called C the World. The tr...
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Rose Carlmana month ago
One Day in Krakow
First thing’s first. You’re in Poland; you will have vodka. The first and most important thing to see in Krakow is the main square. Here you have two of the most famous churches in Poland; the Polish ...
Caledonian Cogsa month ago
Cursed Trees and Blessed Nature
The Summer draws to a close but the biking season is still in full flow. Last week I took a quick jaunt south again. The Scottish borders truly have some wonderful sights, perfect for navigating your ...
Coralia Mugniera month ago
The Victorian Housing of Marchmont
I have been in Edinburgh since the beginning of March now, and after a few days of strolls and urban explorations, I have discovered the residential district named Marchmont, built in the mid 19th cen...
Sahar Pourzaheda month ago
Moving to Paris or Staying in Toronto
About six months ago, my boyfriend and I decided to move to Paris. I’ve previously visited it and documented everything for him so he was more than excited to see it as well. We both had lived in Toro...
Kirstyn Brooka month ago
The Aftermath: Nice, France (Part 3)
Whenever you see Nice, or the general south of France area in the movies it is without fail sunny. Sunshine, fancy cars, and gorgeous women, pretty much summarize the entire depiction of the region in...
Elaine Ta month ago
Visiting Amsterdam
When I went to Amsterdam for the first time, I went in March and the weather was decent enough in a warm coat to walk. I walked everywhere for a couple of reasons. It was my first time traveling alone...
Tamara Iwanchyshyn2 months ago
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 Stamper2 months 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...