Beautiful Cityscapes – A Snow Day in Prague

A snow day in Prague

While it’s a gorgeous city all year round there is something truly special about a snow day in Prague. “With luck, it might even snow for us”, says Haruki Murakami in his book . Was he talking about Prague? Probably. Because if you ARE lucky, it will snow when you visit the City of a Hundred Spires…. Read More

6 Incredible Countries You Need to Visit in 2017

top travel destinations 2017

Are you planning to travel in 2017 but haven’t yet decided where to go? Let us help! In the past three years we have traveled through 30 countries on 4 continents. And you know what? We have enjoyed virtually every minute of our travels, in all 30 countries. Each place we visited left a distinct impression on us,… Read More

Historic Highlands – The UNESCO Sites of Vysočina

UNESCO Sites of Vysocina Czech Republic

A tantalizing mix of history, culture, and natural beauty await in the Vysočina region of the Czech Republic. The rolling hills of Vysočina, which means highlands in Czech, are dotted with forests and ponds; peppered with charming towns and verdant fields of grass and wheat. The region epitomizes the essence of the word idyllic. Scattered into the… Read More

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Hostels in Brussels

Looking for the best hostels in Brussels? Brussels, the capital of Belgium, is filled to the brim with beautiful architecture, trendy cafes, tasty restaurants, quirky shops, excellent bars, and of course stellar beer. Finding reasons to visit Brussels takes almost no effort at all and you’re pretty much guaranteed to enjoy the time you spend… Read More

Exploring the Czech Republic: Day Trips From Prague

There are a thousand and one reasons to visit Prague. The first place that comes to mind for most people when discussing the Czech Republic is Prague. Which is no surprise, really. Prague is iconic, grandiose, and gorgeous. We lived in Prague for nine incredible months, and we are counting down the days until we are lucky enough to do… Read More

Traveling Romania – The Complete Guide to Portile de Fier Natural Park

Iron Gates Natural Park

Portile de Fier Natural Park is hidden Romanian treasure. Nature-lovers, history buffs and simple travelers looking for some R&R and spectacular views will all find exceptional things to do and see in this beautiful natural park on the southwestern edge of Romania. My home country of Romania is probably best known for its budget-friendly capital… Read More

Things To Do In Prague as a First Time Visitor

Prague travel guide, Prague on an affordable budget

As a first time visitor there are a few essential things to do in Prague. In our minds Prague might just be the most spectacular city in the world. It is doubtlessly beautiful, as your first views of Prague castle over the Vltava River will prove. Beautiful architecture is not the only thing this city… Read More

The Best Hotels in Prague for Any Budget

Looking for the best hotels in Prague? We are here to help! In our minds Prague might just be the most spectacular city in the world. It is, without a doubt, a gorgeous city. Your first views of Prague castle sitting perched over the River Vltava will certainly attest to that. Stunning architecture is not… Read More

Exploring Montenegro – Things to Do in Kotor

Things to do in Kotor Montenegro.

If you like sweeping vista views and enjoy a healthy dose of history you will find plenty of things to do in Kotor. The ancient town of Kotor lies tucked away in a corner of a spectacularly blue Adriatic bay, squeezed between massive limestone cliffs and dark azure waters. The jagged limestone stands sentinel over Kotor,… Read More

Top Ten Things to Do in Barcelona, Spain

Casa Batllo

Barcelona might be best know as the “City of Gaudí” but there is so much more to it than that. We spent over a month exploring Barcelona recently, and fell in love with its rich history, vibrant, atmosphere, electric energy, thrumming nightlife, expressive people, and majestic views. Filled to the brim with sights to see,… Read More