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.

Hayley Dodwell2 months ago
Visit: Leicester
Leicester is my home city. I suppose it is not really up there with cities to visit for a day trip, or a weekend city break. But it should be, as it is a city rich in history. Full of interesting tour...
Hayley Dodwell2 months ago
Visit the Top 5 Castles In the UK
I love castles, always have. There is something about them that just brings out the child within me! I suppose it's nostalgia from visiting so many castle's as a child, plus I loved The Canterville Gh...
Anne Towner2 months ago
A Walk Back Through Time in Spain
My friend Melisa was a wealth of knowledge. Everything we passed had a history to tell, most of the stories were probably even true! I was back visiting the town where I lived until I was two. Everyth...
Why Iceland Should Be Your Next Vacation Destination
Avid fans of the hit Game of Thrones television series know that Iceland’s breathtaking scenery plays a major role in its global success. The names that grace Iceland’s houses may not be the Starks or...
Megan Andresen2 months ago
Lisbon Love
Have you ever been somewhere on a whim? You just thought, this place looks cool, why don't we go? This was exactly how I came to fall in love with Lisbon, Portugal. I had been to Spain in 2011, and I ...
Hayley Dodwell3 months ago
The Magical World Of Foxton Locks
There is a hidden gem deep in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside, full of history, beauty and excitement. This gem is Foxton Locks. One of my all time favourite places to visit, the magical worl...
Ryan Moretti3 months ago
Tips for the Trip: Italy in Depth
Recently, I covered information on basic knowledge and tips to know for a first time trip to Italy. Today, I am going to step up your game and enhance your knowledge of traveling throughout the boot o...
Caitlyn Bell3 months ago
Summer in Europe: Best Destinations to Visit With Friends
Whether you want a break from your monotonous routine or are planning on an adventure-filled weekend with your lads, Europe is always better when the sun shines. With a charming blend of history, arch...
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Carlos Fox3 months ago
Sussex for the Holidays
Thanks to social media, you know more about your friends’ vacations than you ever wanted. Your timeline is inundated with serene sceneries and delectable exotic foods from all over the globe. It’s onl...
Ryan Moretti3 months ago
Tips for the Trip: Italy
There's nothing better than being able to get away from the 9 to 5; 5 days a week job and flying out for an extended vacation somewhere magical. In this case, that magical place being the stunning Eur...
Katie Gaster3 months ago
A Trip to Athens
In February, my Dad invited me out to Athens, where he was volunteering at a refugee camp. He wanted me to experience the city, so of course I jumped at the chance to explore it myself. It wasn’t a pl...
Grace Lynch3 months ago
Make Your Next City Break Prague
Around four years ago, my family and I decided on a whim that we were going to go on a city break. We were not city break people, we were going to Spain and relax at the pool people or go to Disney Wo...
Jordana 💋3 months ago
Burnt, Drunk, and on the Edge: Pompeii
Vesuvius was just a pretty backdrop for Pompeii up until 79 AD when it started 🚬 and then 💥 BOOM! 💨 Gas, rock, and ash burst high into the air and lava spewed towards Pompeii at one and a half mill...
Reasons to Visit South Cornwall
On the far southeast tip of England lies a place with a long association with the sea. In many ways, Cornwall embodies what the British Isles truly are. Cornwall has been home to pirates and smugglers...
Chloe Gilholy3 months ago
Icelandic Memories
Iceland has captivated my heart and soul. Other than a bit of snow and some strong wind, we’ve been very lucky with the weather. For most of the days the sky has been clear, perfect for viewing the no...
Chloe Gilholy3 months ago
First Morning in Reykjavík
I didn’t think I’d get much done or see a lot, but I did. I had a comfortable night in my pod at Galaxy. I woke up at six, but I didn’t get out of bed until nine. After my shower, strawberries, and po...
Chloe Gilholy3 months ago
First Reactions to Iceland
So just about two hours ago I set foot in Iceland for the first time. As of writing, I am in my shuttle bus that is going to be taking me to my hostel. This is my second time traveling abroad on my ow...
Katie Haines4 months ago
5 of the Best Things to Do in Berlin in 2019
Berlin is an exciting and fun-packed city, with so many things to see and do. From contemporary art galleries, to great food, and landmarks rich in history. However, this can leave you feeling overwhe...