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What to Bring for a Glamorous Weekend in Rome 

Rome is one of the most beautiful places on earth and also one of the most glamorous thanks to its cinematic past, beautifully historic streets and fashion. While in Rome we wouldn’t want to be mistaken a tourist, right? To blend in as the Romans, we need to know on the dos and don’ts of …

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5 Tips to Help you Save Money While Traveling in Europe

While the coronavirus may have the world under lockdown, we are sure many of you are dreaming of the time you can book your next vacation. We are waiting for the day when you can actually push the big ‘Book Now’ button and lock in dates for your escape overseas. Is Europe in the cards …

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What to See and Do in Stockholm in 2 days

Let’s start this travel guide with a side note; we have a weird relationship with Stockholm. During our first visit to Stockholm, Sweden it was favorite city in the Nordic countries until we got robbed at our hostel. It was a traumatizing experience, as we lost our wedding rings, a month of Eurotrip photos, our …

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Complete Guide Of The Best Things To Do in Budapest in 3 Days

We have been in Budapest several times, the first time we visited Budapest was in 2015 but we had a total different experience as the last time we visited solely because this time we were carrying our wallets.  The first time we spent 3 days in Budapest we lost our wallets and had to explore …

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2 Days in Vienna: A First Timer’s Guide To Vienna, Austria

Vienna, the capital of Austria, has a rich artistic and intellectual history. No matter where you go in Vienna, you will notice its opulent and elegant buildings. The rich culture was influenced by notable residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud. This city has enough to visit to keep you entertained for days, but in …

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Your Ultimate European Bucket List For 2020

There are so many places you can travel. Each places have their own magic and uniqueness. Therefore, we realized that making one travel bucket list was not enough, so we chose to do one per continent. In this European Bucket List for 2020 we have compiled the top destinations to visit this upcoming year. We …

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The Best Things To Do in Tallinn + The Most Instagrammable Spots in Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia did not remain on our bucket list very long, because as soon as we started seeing photos of this beautiful country, we quickly got flights to visit Estonia. In Tallinn the medieval architecture will blow your mind, especially in the Old Town. The medieval towers, churches, cobblestone streets and ancient walls have been …

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A Complete Guide to Amsterdam’s Jewish Cultural Quarter + Anna Frank House

Amsterdam for the last 370 years has been the home for the majority of the Dutch Jewish community. During the Holocaust 80% of the 80,000 Jews that lived in Amsterdam were killed in concentration camps. Non-Jews fought hard to save the Jews, their neighbors, friends and family, but unfortunately the Nazi party had more fire …

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The Best Things To Do in Old Town Riga, Latvia in Two Days

Latvia did not stay on our bucket list for very long. As soon as we did some research about the Baltic countries we immediately started to plan a trip to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania. Riga is a hidden gem in Eastern Europe that everyone should visit for an immersive sightseeing experience. When we heard that …

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The Best Things to do in Vilnius, Lithuania in 2 days

Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania is not the most breathtaking city in Eastern Europe, but just because it did not sweep us off our feet, it does not means it is not a beautiful city. Spend a weekend in Lithuania to explore the best things to do in Vilnius in 48 hours. How to get …

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What to do in Luxembourg City: The Best things to do in Luxembourg City in a day

The small and mountains country of Luxembourg is the perfect day trip from Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Brussels. It is no more than a 4-hour drive from these cities and in Luxembourg City you can easily visit the main attractions in a day. It is generally an easy destination to visit from anywhere in Europe. The …

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The Best Things To Do in Rotterdam in One Day

Rotterdam is one of a kind city in Europe, as it was completely destroyed in World War II and has since been rebuilt with primarily modern architecture. It is a vibrant, bold and modern city right on the water. In fact, Rotterdam has the largest seaport in Europe. Rotterdam is a beautiful city but Rotterdam’s …

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A Complete Guide to Walk Stockholm in 3 days: What to do in Stockholm

Stockholm, the capital of Sweden has been a bustling port city for hundreds of years. Its rich cultural and architectural history mixed with modern revivals make for a breathtaking city. An important thing to remember when planning your visit to Stockholm is its location. Due to the city’s high northerly latitude, daylight ranges from 18 hours during summer, to …

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An Island Hopper’s Guide to The Best Croatian Islands Near Split

Split is a fortress-like town on the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia. It is popular for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and proximity to some of the most gorgeous islands in the country. Its ports and docks are the gateway to the best beaches in the Dalmatian region. If you are planning to go island hopping …

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Practical Travel Information Guide For Your Trip to Budapest

Budapest is the capital city of Hungary and one of the most beautiful cities we have had the pleasure of exploring across the world. Remember when planning your trip to Budapest to pay attention to the weather and any local holidays that can impact your vacation. This complete practical guide covers everything that you should …

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A Practical and Complete Travel Guide to Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw, Poland is a vibrant city with a tragic past that underwent a rebirth after being completely destroyed in WWII. It is a city that mixes history, beauty, and modern architecture. In this Travel Guide to Warsaw you will find all the information you need to start planning your trip to this fast growing city. When …

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The Ultimate Two Day Travel Guide to Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava is the small capital city of Slovakia with only 500,000 people. The city is perfect for a weekend getaway or a day trip from Vienna, being only one hour away by bus.  Bratislava is a charming city, but with only a few main attractions it is possible to see the city in just one …

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Photography Guide With The Most Instagrammable Spots In Warsaw, Poland

Before visiting any destination I always look for some travel inspiration, so when I knew I was going to visit Warsaw I started doing some research of the best places to take photos in Warsaw. Even though I did find some great ideas, it was not a complete guide with all the amazing locations I …

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9 Things To Do in Madrid, Spain During a Long Layover

Madrid has so many attractions to offer to every type of traveler from foodies, backpackers, historians, and luxurious travelers. Even if you do not have much time to explore the capital city of Spain, Madrid will still surprise you! We lived in Madrid for a year and have visited a handful of other times including …

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A Guide To The Best Things To Do in The Budapest Jewish Quarter

The historic Jewish Quarter is located in the heart of Budapest. The community once numbered over 200,00 has now shrunk to under 10,000 Jewish citizens during the Hungarian Holocaust. Budapest has three main synagogues with only two are still active today. Each synagogue was for a different branch of Judaism: Reform, Conservative and Orthodox.  Once situated outside of …

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Fun Things To Do In Budapest: The Complete 5 Day Budapest Itinerary

Budapest is definitely one of our favorite cities in all of Europe and as many other European main cities it has countless activities and buildings to visit.  In this 5 day Budapest itinerary we have put together the best things to do and see in Budapest. Budapest has the perfect mix between history and beauty …

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The Ultimate Photography Guide With The 17 Most Instagrammable Spots in Budapest

Budapest is one of the most beautiful and diverse cities in all of our travels. We could not get enough in our first visit so went back and are already planning on going again soon! Budapest is vibrant, full of history, relaxing thermal baths, fun nightlife, cool ruin bars and of course endless beautiful architecture. …

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How To Get From Ljubljana To Lake Bled, Slovenia| The Ultimate Day Trip To Lake Bled

The first time we saw a photo of Lake Bled we knew we had to visit sooner rather than later. It looks like such a magical place in the pictures but is even more astounding in person. Lake Bled has such a strong positive energy and makes you feel at peace. It is no wonder …

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What To Do in Slovenia in 3 to 4 Days Itinerary: Road Trip Guide

Slovenia is a relatively small country with just over 2 million people. It is nestled between Italy, Austria, Hungary and Croatia. It is really easy to either drive around the country or travel by bus, in fact we did both. Part of the trip we did by bus and the other half with a rental …

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A Complete Photography Guide With The Best Photo Spots in Lake Bled

Lake Bled is a piece of paradise in northwestern Slovenia for nature lovers and nature photographers. It is a very photogenic and unique place and that is why we created this guide with the most Instagrammable spots in Lake Bled. The surrounding of the lake, the color of the water and its little island make …

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Complete Travel Guide For Ljubljana | What to do in Ljubljana in One Day

We love discovering hidden gems within a city and traveling to not so famous destinations. Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, in a way is a hidden gem in Europe. Ljubljana is also the Green Capital of the world which is pretty epic for such an small city with a push for every aspect of the city …

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3 Days in Vienna: The Best Places To Visit In Vienna, Austria

There are so many things to see in Vienna and we have created the ultimate itinerary highlighting the best things to do in Vienna in 3 days. It covers where to stay, and practical information such as tips for getting around Vienna, and how to save money on sightseeing, all to help you plan your …

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The Ultimate Budget Friendly Travel Guide to Prague, Czech Republic

Prague is a city that has a little bit of everything. It has some of the most beautiful architecture and unique landscapes. Prague can be expensive or cheap, depending on how you want to travel. In this budget friendly travel guide to Prague we share how to best visit Prague on a small budget without …

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First Timer’s Guide to Paris: What To Do and See In Four Days

It is not surprising that Paris is one of the most visited cities in Europe. Paris, France is famous for its fashion, romanticism, history and beauty. Jazmin’s first time in Paris was at 13 years old with her mother, and immediately knew then that Paris is a city is an unforgettable city that keeps on …

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Six Unforgettable and Incredible Day Trips From Vienna, Austria

Even though Vienna has many things to offer to its visitor it is also a great hub to explore other destinations in Eastern Europe. We love exploring and experiencing each destination to its fullest and a good way to do it is by staying longer in a hub city and take day trips to different …

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Top Things To Do in Sofia | How to Spend 2 Days in Sofia, Bulgaria

There is so much to see in just 2 days in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. Sofia is the perfect European destination to avoid places full of tourists. Sofia is a beautiful city in the heart of Eastern Europe but that unfortunately it is underrated. Many people might say that Sofia is not worth the …

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Boutique Hotel Review: Art’Otel Budapest, Hungary

Our first impression walking into the Art’Otel Budapest was how classy and clean the lobby is. The hotel is perfectly located behind the Fisherman’s Bastion, on the left of the Chain Bridge and on the right of the Parliament Building (across the Danube River). No matter in what side your room is facing you will …

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Where to Stay in Vienna? 25hours Hotel MuseumsQuartier Review

We have stayed at countless hotels around the world but no hotel sticks out in our mind as the 25hours Hotel. Conventional hotel rooms can get boring and are often a missed opportunity for a unique experience in a new city. The 25hours Hotel in Vienna surprised us with the amount of creativity, uniqueness and …

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Complete 3 Day Itinerary of Best Things To Visit and Do in Prague

Prague is one of the most diverse, magical and beautiful cities in Europe. Exploring Prague in just three full days might not be enough to visit every place the city has to offer, but it is a realistic itinerary for every visitor. We have selected our favorite places and actives that provide an enjoyable stay …

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A Day of Raw Emotion and Remembrance: Travel Guide from Warsaw to Auschwitz

The closest city to Auschwitz is Krakow, but if you are in Warsaw and are still interested to visit Auschwitz then you can also do so. Keep in mind that the Concentration Camp is located almost 3 hours away, so it will take you the full day to explore Auschwitz and return to Warsaw. In …

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What To Visit and Do in Prague in 48 Hours

Prague is one of our favorite cities in Europe, full of history and breathtaking buildings. When visiting Prague you feel like you took a trip back in time and stepped right into the middle of a magical fairytale. We have been in Prague several times and it has never been enough time to explore the …

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The Ultimate Guide to Hike the Camino de Santiago

As Spain’s most popular hiking experience, the Camino de Santiago is actually a cluster of different routes that all lead to the same destination — a little town called Santiago de Compostela. Initially a Catholic pilgrimage that only the deeply faithful dared undertake, it is now open to everyone and it welcomes adventurers and hikers …

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5 Must-See Attractions in Marseille, France

Marseille is the oldest city in the South of France. The city has been a major port for immigration and the trading of goods for hundreds of years. Today, Marseille is a popular tourist destination visited for its many historical sites and amazing history. The city is certainly blessed with many sights which can become …

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Top 6 Best Places To Visit in Europe in 2020

We are sharing a short list of the best destination for European holidays  for the summer of 2020. Summer is an amazing time to get the best out of many European destinations. The warm weather, bright sun and relaxed lifestyle are perfect for a summer vacation. Get your bathing suit packed and prepare for fun …

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11 Must See Antonio Gaudí Buildings in Barcelona, Spain

Antoni Gaudí is the most famous Catalan architect in history. Born in 1826, Gaudí became the leader of Modernism in Catalonia in the late 19th and early 20th centuries with his unique approach to the Art Nouveau movement. In total, seven of his buildings have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Gaudi is the …

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Things To Do in Oslo in One Day with Up Norway

Heading back to Oslo, Norway for the third time, we wanted to see what the city has to offer beyond the iconic places. We took the Taste of Local Secret experience with Up Norway to see Oslo and surrounding communities in a new light. The experience is customized for each group, with some questions about our interests and …

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The 9 Best Museums To Visit in Oslo, Norway

Oslo has plenty of museums that are worth the visiting, with different options depending on your interest. We have selected our favorite museums in the city, that no matter when you visit the city you need to check out. If you to visit several museums during one day, the best way to go is buying …

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The Ultimate Couple Getaway Guide for Oslo, Norway

When most people think of the Oslo, they think of a cold weather city as it is located on a  nordic county. Well, Oslo is actually not that cold, New York City can be colder during winter. Oslo is the perfect destination for a couple getaway as there are plenty of things to see and …

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15 Photos To Inspire You To Visit The Norsk Folkemuseum in Oslo, Norway During Winter

Spending the day walking through an outdoor museum in Oslo during the winter might not be the first thing to pop into your head for a cold day. Well, the Norsk Folkemuseum is exactly this, a snow covered wonderland full of history, artifacts and beautiful photography opportunities. At the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History walk into life …

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The Ultimate Guide To Spend a Weekend in Kirkenes, Norway

If you want to see the Northern lights, take a husky ride, go King Crab fishing or just enjoy a beautiful weekend away from the busy city, Kirkenes is the best place for you. Let’s go up north and enjoy the cute town of Kirkenes, Norway. We have made the perfect itinerary for you to …

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Oslo’s Visitors Guide: A Complete Four Day Itinerary to Oslo, Norway

In this complete Oslo’s visitors Guide you will find a 4 day itinerary to explore this beautiful city in the winter. Oslo is a magical city to visit during any season. Winter in this part of Norway is relatively mild with temperatures hovering around freezing. We have created the perfect four day itinerary for winter …

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36 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Oslo in The Winter

We want to share our favorite photos of Oslo in the winter and inspire you to visit Oslo this year. When you think about Norway over the winter, it might invoke frigid temperatures, but in Oslo, the nation’s capital, temperatures only dip slightly below freezing. With proper thermal layering, you might actually find yourself a …

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22 Photos to Inspire You to Visit the Kirkenes Snowhotel

The Kirkenes Snowhotel is located in northern Norway, within the Arctic Circle. This unique hotel is most well known for its hotel made completely out of snow every winter. The snow hotel features a bar made out of ice and each room with its own custom theme, like a boat or Marilyn Monroe. Travel video …

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Best Hotels To Stay Up North in Kirkenes, Norway

Staying in Oslo, Norway or anywhere in Europe, there are so many close destinations that are perfect for a romantic weekend getaway. If you want to witness the northern lights with the one you love, look no further than the cute town of Kirkenes, in the far north of Norway. Grab your snow boots, your …

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Sleeping at -4°C in the Kirkenes Snowhotel in Norway

The Kirkenes Snowhotel features many activities including a king crab safari, husky sled ride and chasing the northern lights. However, this fantastic hotel is most well known for its hotel built every winter, completely out of snow. Each winter, they spend a few weeks creating this unique accommodation which lasts through the spring. Travel video of …

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The Best Places To See The Northern Lights in Norway This Winter

The best time to see the Northern Lights in Norway is during the winter from November to late February. You can only see the Northern lights from up north, so do not expect to go to Oslo and see them. We made that mistake once and went again to the Snowhotel in Kirkenes and finally …

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A Romantic Getaway To The Snowhotel in Kirkenes, Norway

Jazmin’s dream has always been to see the northern lights, so for her birthday we planned a romantic getaway to the Snowhotel in Kirkenes, Norway. Winter in Norway might be chilly, but the longer nights means a higher chance of seeing the aurora borealis. Travel video of Kirkenes The Snowhotel also has many activities to enjoy …

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15 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Kirkenes, Norway During Winter

Kirkenes is a beautiful little city in very northern Norway and just a stones throw from the Finland and Russian borders. This beautiful landscape turns into a winter wonderland ever year. With several months of endless night, it is the perfect place to witness the northern lights. Stay at the Snowhotel for a once in …

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The Best Things To Do in Venice Off The Beaten Path

The romantic city of Venice also known as the city of water is one of the most beautiful and famous cities in Italy making it a must-see in your trip to Italy. All medium of transportation in Venice is by boat or bridges. Canals, gondolas and hidden gems has an endless history to explore. While …

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48 Hours In Dubrovnik: The Ultimate Dubrovnik 2 Day Itinerary

For any Game of Thrones fans out there, you will recognize the historic city of Dubrovnik, Croatia as King’s Landing. The rest of us have never seen the show and want to explore the primarily intact 16th century city walls and all its beauty within. Dubrovnik is located in southern Croatia and easily accessible by boat, …

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