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The Pros and Cons of Visiting Rome

What are the pros and cons of visiting Rome? Rome, the Eternal City, is one of the most impressive cities in Europe, and all the world. And as with most…

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19 Cheap or Free Things to Do in Rome

Are there free things to do in Rome? The answer is a resounding yes. While it’s not the most budget-friendly city in Italy there are plenty of cheap, and even…

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20 Hidden Gems in Tuscany – Off the Beaten Path

Are you looking to get off the beaten track and explore hidden gems in Tuscany? We’ve got some secret spots to share! If you’ve already explored the best places to…

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3 Days in Athens Greece Itinerary

If your time in Athens is limited to a few days, careful planning is essential. Three days in Athens, Greece will give you enough time to see the highlights, sample…

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2 Day Amsterdam Itinerary – Amsterdam in a Rush

Visiting Amsterdam for a weekend and looking for a 2 day itinerary? We’re here to help! Amsterdam. Cool, stylish and artsy. Known for its canals and culture, and famed for…

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33 Perfect Things to Do in Prague For First Time Visitors- 2024

There are a lot of absolutely awesome and essential things to do in Prague. How do we know? We’ve lived here for 6 years! Most people associate Prague with stunning…

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7 Day Sicily Itinerary -Things to Do in Sicily in a Week

Are you planning on spending 7 days in Sicily? Well, lucky you! You’ve made a great choice. We’ve prepared a week-long Sicilian itinerary that’ll help you explore Sicily efficiently.  The…

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12 of the Best Places to Visit in Central and South Italy

So, what are the best places to visit in Italy?  Such a big question needs more than one article to answer. We’ve already covered some of the best places to…

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12 of the Best Places to Visit in North Italy

What are the best places to visit in North Italy? Italy. Land of ancient beauty, romance, history, and of course food. Italy is a fantastic country, one that we have…

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Sicily in Winter and Fall – Why You Should Visit Sicily in Offseason

Is Sicily a good destination in winter and fall? We took a trip to Sicily in the second half of November to find out! Sicily is a dream destination for…

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17 Yummiest and Best Breakfast and Brunch Places in Barcelona

Are you looking for an American style breakfast or brunch in Barcelona? Brunch might be stereotypically American, but let’s be real: it’s become a universal concept. No matter where we…

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15 Things to Do in Wroclaw – A Guide to Poland’s Best City

There are loads of things to do in Wroclaw. More than first meets the eye. That’s partially why we’ve decided Wroclaw is Poland’s best city.  Wrocław (the ł is pronounced…

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Essential Things to Do in Sevilla – Exploring Andalusia, Spain

Travelers who enjoy a mix of grandiose historical ambiance and modern trappings of the New World will find loads of things to do in Sevilla. We sure did!  Southern Spain…

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Visiting Malta in Winter or Autumn – A Budget Friendly Guide

Looking for a place to extend nice weather in Europe? Consider visiting Malta in winter or autumn! Autumn and winter can arrive very suddenly in Europe, bringing rain, clouds, and…

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Should You Visit Prague? 17 Reasons Why the Answer is YES!

Should you visit Prague?  When you think about visiting Europe, the first places that come to mind are probably the famous Western European cities that have been popular tourist destinations…

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11 Merry Prague Christmas Markets – 2023 Mega Guide

As residents of the city for years, we LOVE exploring Prague’s Christmas markets in the winter. What is the best thing about December in Prague? Cozy pubs? Mulled wine? Seeing…

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Photographing Prague – Best Spots for Photography in Prague

Are you interested in photographing Prague? Want to know where the best places for photography in Prague are? Well, you’re in luck. We have taken literally thousands of photographs of…

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Merriest and Best Christmas Markets in Europe – 2023

Looking for the best Christmas Markets in Europe? So were we! Here is what we found.  If you want to get into the spirit of the holidays there is no…

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What is There to Do in Old Town Prague? – Our Massive Guide

As a brand new visitor to the city, you will undoubtedly spend a large amount of time exploring Old Town Prague. And with good reason. It’s no secret why the…

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The Best Christmas Markets in Germany – 2023

Are you looking to explore the Christmas markets of Germany in 2021? Whether you are a Christmas enthusiast or simply plan to spend the most magical time of the year…

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35 Magnificent Things to Do in Milan

Lovers of food, history, and fashion will find many things to do in Milan. We certainly did! Milan is the second largest city in Italy, after Rome. Milan’s success comes…

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17 of the Best Day Trips From Rome Italy

When in Rome…make sure to take time for one of these awesome day trips from Rome. The ancient city of Rome has enticed visitors from all around the world for…

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15 Marvelous Things to Do in Malta

Looking for the perfect European island getaway? Malta is calling your name! The list of things to do in Malta starts with beautiful azure waters and picturesque beaches. It ends…

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Planning a Trip to Italy in 10 Easy Steps

Thinking of planning a trip to Italy? Not sure where you begin? No worries, we’ve got you covered.  We’ve visited Italy several times. One thing we know for sure is…

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15 Perfect Things to Do in Porto, Portugal

Looking for things to do in Porto? We’re here to help.  If you haven’t been to Portugal yet, you’re really missing out. This small seaside country is home to friendly…

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Partying in Berlin – How to Get Into Berlin Clubs

Partying in Berlin can be a bit tricky. Some of the hottest clubs in Germany’s capital can be very exclusive. It takes some effort to get into Berlin’s best clubs. …

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Best Czech Restaurants for Traditional Czech Food in Prague

Are you looking for great Czech food in Prague? We’ve got you covered.  So you’ve arrived in Prague, and you’re starving. We get it. The obvious thing to do is…

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19 Things to Do in Malaga, Spain – Costa del Sol

Lovers of history, sunshine, tapas, wine, and all-night parties will find a million and one things to do in Malaga. We sure did! Malaga, and Southern Spain in general, is…

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18 Lovely Things to Do in Lisbon – Ultimate Travel Guide

There are SOO many things to do in Lisbon. Filled with charm, and literally stacked with ambiance, Lisbon’s hilly streets offer many days (and many crazy nights) of sweet exploration….

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The Best Things to Do in Cesky Krumlov

Lovers of gorgeous views and beautiful architecture will find many things to do in Cesky Krumlov.  There are a great many things to do in Prague, but there are also…

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Essential Things to Do in Granada Spain

Curious travelers will spend days and hours keeping busy with all the things to do in Granada, Spain.  Granada is best known as the home of the Alhambra, one of…

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16 of the Best Day Trips From Paris France

As amazing as the City of Lights is, everyone visiting should take at least one day trip from Paris. Paris is undoubtedly the first destination many people travel to in…

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Things to Do in Florence – Exploring Italy

Filled with culture, cuisine, and history there is virtually no end to all the amazing things to do in Florence. There is no doubt that the cultural haven that is…

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29 Best Things to Do Near London Bridge for First Time Visitors

Looking for the best things to do near London Bridge? We’ve got you covered. In the bustling heart of London, just a stone’s throw away from the iconic London Bridge…

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20 of the Best Restaurants in Prague – Guide to Prague Dining

Are you guys looking to indulge your inner foodie at some of the best restaurants in Prague? Located in the heart of Central Europe, Prague is famous around the world…

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The Meatiest and Best Burgers in Prague

Looking for the best burger in Prague? Lucky for you, the classic American cheeseburger has made its way across the pond and infiltrated this famously meat-and-potatoes city. Not all burgers…

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14 Essential Things to Do in Berlin – Exploring Germany

It doesn’t take a genius to find loads of things to do in Berlin. Germany’s capital is filled with attractions and sites to visit. However, to get the most out…

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16 Fabulous Things to Do in Munich Germany

Looking for things to do in Munich when you visit? You’re in luck! As the second most visited city after Berlin Munich is often considered an alternative, more low-key destination,…

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17 Day Trips From Prague You Have to Take

There are a hundred and one reasons to visit Prague. And a hundred and two reasons to take some day trips from Prague. So, what are the very best and…

Things to Do in Sibiu – Exploring Transylvania, Romania

If you love exploring crooked cobblestone alleyways and ancient churches you will find plenty of things to do in Sibiu.  The city of Sibiu has long historic roots that stretch…

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12 Best Day Trips from Dublin From Travel Pros

Everyone visiting the capital of Ireland should take at least ONE day trip from Dublin! Dublin is gorgeous, and there is plenty to see and do in Ireland’s capital city….

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Essential Things to Do in Cordoba, Spain – Exploring Andalusia

History buffs (and a lot of other folks) will find plenty of things to do in Cordoba, Spain. Cordoba is one of Spain’s most beautiful cities and the perfect place…

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Hidden Gems in Spain – The Secrets of Spain

Do you want to uncover Spain’s secrets? Let’s talk about some hidden gems in Spain; the places that are often missed by tourists.  You have probably heard about the most…

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The Best Museums in London – Exploring London’s Art Scene

Are you looking for the best museums in London? London, widely accepted as a prominent European culture capital, truly comes alive through the lens of art. London is an undeniable…

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15 Essential Things to Do in Madrid, Spain

 Most travelers don’t have to look far to find a lot of great things to do in Madrid, Spain.  When you think about Madrid you most likely think of fiestas,…

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Winter in Prague – 12 Ideas for Enjoying Prague in the Winter!

Winter in Prague can be a special experience.  Prague is beautiful all year round, but during the winter it transforms into a special kind of fairy tale. Twinkling lights, snow…

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7 Day Ireland Itinerary – A Glorious Week in Ireland

Planning an Ireland vacation? You’re in for a treat. Our 7 day Ireland itinerary helps you explore the country’s must-see destinations if a week is all the time you have. …

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8 Awesome and Best Day Trips from Athens

Are you on the lookout for the best day trips from Athens? Love the city but keen to explore beyond its perimeters? We’ve got your back! There are plenty of…

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The Best Fjords in Norway – Exploring Norway

No pictures can do them justice. Norway’s fjords have to be seen to be believed. While they are all spectacular we put together this list of the “best” fjords in…

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9 Best Swimming Pools in Prague

Looking to take a dip in one of Prague’s swimming pools? The Czech Republic may be landlocked but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a swim in Prague. Prague has…

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Is it Possible to Travel Switzerland on a Budget?

Is it possible to visit Switzerland on a budget? Rejoice, fellow traveler, because the answer is yes! We’ll tell you how below.  The Alps tower over crystal clear lakes and…

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14 of the Best Beaches in Greece – Greek Beach Lover’s Guide

Are you searching for the best beaches Greece has to offer? This guide will introduce you to some of the most incredible Greek beach destinations.  Have you been scrolling through…

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5 Things to Do in Bucharest to Get the Most Out of Your Visit

While it’s not close to being the most popular urban destination in Europe there are a ton of things to do in Bucharest. Welcome to Bucharest, the capital of resplendent…

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23 of the Best Hidden Gems in Italy

Planning a trip to Italy but want to escape the crowds? Here are 25 hidden gems to discover when getting off the beaten track in the Bel Paese. Italy is…

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The Best Ruin Bars in Budapest – Budapest Nightlife 101

You’ve probably heard of the infamous ruin bars in Budapest. These edgy, artistic spaces have become a staple of the city’s nightlife and cultural scene. The most famous of the…

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13 Fascinating Things to Do in Istanbul – Exploring Turkey

Filled to the brim with history, ambiance, and character, there is an endless number of things to do in Istanbul. Istanbul is one of the most visited cities in the…

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15 of the Best Tapas Restaurants in Barcelona You NEED to Visit

Where are the best tapas restaurants in Barcelona? We’re glad you asked! Spain and Tapas are as synonymous as Italy and pasta. It’s like a national dish, only better. Better…

17 Rad Things to Do in Warsaw – Exploring Poland

There are so many things to do in Warsaw, one of Europe’s criminally underrated capital cities! Warsaw is a beautiful city and is a great place to visit for a…

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12 Beautiful Castles in the Czech Republic You Have to Visit

There are a lot of amazing castles in the Czech Republic.  We know, because we have visited and seen a bunch while living here.  Once upon a time, the land…

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40 Things to Do in Budapest – A Guide for First Time Visitors

As one of Europe’s most fascinating cities, there are countless things to do in Budapest for first time visitors. With rich history, intriguing architecture, and vibrant nightlife Hungary’s capital has…

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Things to Do in Marianske Lazne – Day Trips From Prague

Planning a trip and looking for things to do in Marianske Lazne? We’ve got you covered!  Welcome to charming Mariánské Lázně – one of Czech Republic’s most romantic and picturesque…

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The Best Day Trips from Vienna – Exploring Austria

As wonderful as the city is taking a day trip from Vienna should be one of your priorities when visiting Austria’s capital. Situated on the banks of the Danube River,…

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Off the Beaten Path in Paris – Unusual Things To Do in Paris

We absolutely recommend getting off the beaten path in Paris. As popular as the city is, many tourists miss truly understanding Paris. So, next time you visit the City of…

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7 of the Best Coworking Spots in Prague

Coworking in Prague? Are you a freelancer living in Prague and needing to get out of the house? Or maybe you’re a digital nomad and you’re looking to meet like-minded…

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The UNESCO Sites of Vysočina – Day Trips from Prague

Beautiful Vysocina is one of the very many reasons to take a day trip from Prague. A tantalizing mix of history, culture, and natural beauty awaits in the Vysočina region…

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11 of the Best Beaches in France – Stunning Sand the French Way

Are you looking for the best beaches in France? We certainly were, so we hit France’s coast to find them! With a coastline of over 2,000 miles, there is room…

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21 Lovely and Best Day Trips From London

As amazing as the capital of the U.K. is, everyone visiting should take at LEAST one day trip from London. London is undoubtedly the first destination most people travel to…

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Getting Off the Beaten Path in Budapest – Things to Do

Admiring architecture, exploring ruin bars, and visiting the stunning Buda Castle complex are all great things to do in Budapest. But the city has a lot more to offer. A…

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Best Beaches in Costa del Sol – Sun and Surf in Spain

The best beaches in Costa del Sol Spain are waiting for you with blue and golden open arms! In the southern part of Spain, in the amazing region called Andalusia,…

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Prague Public Transport System – Metro, Trams, Bus & More

Getting around the Czech capital is pain-free thanks to the fabulous Prague public transport system. Navigating a new city can be a challenge, especially when you don’t speak the language….

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5 of the Best Beaches in Barcelona – A Beach Lover’s Guide

If you’re looking for the best beaches in Barcelona we’ve got you covered! Beautiful Barcelona is home to some great beaches where sun worshipers can top up their tan, play…

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Skiing in Austria – Slopes and Ski Resorts in Austria

Have you dreamed of skiing in Austria? We’re going to help you make that dream come true! And if you HAVEN’T, well, we’re going to make you really want to. …

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What Are the 35 Best Cities in Europe to Visit?

“What are the best cities in Europe to visit?” We get this question very often. All the time, really. So, we decided to write a mega guide to our favorite…

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13 Kewl Things to Do in Kotor – Exploring 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…

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12 Best Day Trips From Barcelona Spain By Travel Experts

After visiting this amazing city you might wonder what the best day trips from Barcelona are. We’re here to help! Catalonia is a veritable cornucopia of impressive places to visit…

The Crumbling Beauty of Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest, Romania. Imagine a city that tells a story without saying a word, a city that lets its structures narrate a history fraught with ambition, upheaval, violent oppression, and reclamation….

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10 Cheap or Free Things to Do in Athens Greece

Looking for cheap or free things to do in Athens?  Athens Greece isn’t the most expensive European city. However, it sure isn’t the cheapest. Don’t worry though, there are plenty…

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Lake Balaton, Hungary – Complete Guide to a Summer Holiday

Lake lovers will find a lot of things to do at Lake Balaton, Hungary.  Travelers in search of an affordable and underrated summer destination in Central Europe shouldn’t overlook the…

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The 12 Incredible UNESCO Sites of the Czech Republic

There are 12 UNESCO sites in the Czech Republic…and you should visit ALL of them on a day trip (or longer) from Prague! There are a lot of things to…

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Exploring Prague’s Jewish Quarter – A Guide to Josefov

The Prague Jewish Quarter, also known as Josefov, is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city, and for good reason. Located between Prague’s Old Town Square and…

Things to Do in Karlovy Vary – Day Trips from Prague

Lovers of beautiful architecture, hot springs, and hiking will find plenty of things to do in Karlovy Vary.  Meet Karlovy Vary, an ideal day trip destination from Prague for lovers…

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Top 7 Places to Visit in Poland – Poland’s Best Destinations

Are you planning a trip to Poland soon? Awesome, you’ve made a great choice! But what are the best places to visit in Poland? One of the coolest things about…

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16 Most Interesting Cities in the Czech Republic

Quick, name one of the many interesting cities in the Czech Republic! Let us guess. You said Prague, didn’t you? When asking people about cities in the Czech Republic Prague…

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Things to Do in Barcelona at Night – BCN Nightlife

Looking for things to do in Barcelona at night? Barcelona is one of those cities that truly comes alive at night. Whether you’re a barfly, a cultural connoisseur, or just…

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Visiting Terezin Concentration Camp – Day Trips from Prague

Terezín Concentration Camp, otherwise known as Theresienstadt Ghetto, is located less than 70 km northwest of the capital of the Czech Republic. It’s in the North Bohemia region and makes…

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21 of the Best Things to Do in Malmo Sweden

Looking for the best things to do in Malmo, Sweden? We’ve got you covered! Malmo, Sweden’s third largest city, is going through a rebirth and is reinventing itself as one…

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A Weekend in Prague – What to Do in Prague in 3 Days

If you’re planning a tour of central Europe with your significant other or a group of friends, a 3 day weekend in Prague should be at the top of your…

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More Than Fjords – Ten Other Reasons to Visit Norway

Let’s discuss 10 reasons to visit Norway that DON’T include fjords.  There is so much more to see, and more things to do, in Norway than you might first imagine….

Should You Visit Romania? 7 Reasons Why The Answer is Yes!

Should you visit Romania? Uhhh, yes!  Home to a deeply diverse landscape, rich with history, and unspoiled by mass tourism Romania is a country every traveler needs to visit. And…

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Should You Visit Budapest? 14 Reasons Why the Answer is Yes!

If you’re looking for a gateway into exploring central and eastern Europe, you should seriously consider visiting Budapest. This city is still widely overlooked by tourists when planning their European…

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16 Places You Have to Visit in Prague – Prague Sightseeing Guide

What are the essential places to visit in Prague?  Our starter guide to Prague’s sightseeing attractions should help make that answer very clear.  Prague is a beautiful city, but we…

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4 Things to Do in Trondheim Norway – A Quick Guide

Anyone who wants to explore urban life in Norway will find plenty of things to do in Trondheim.  Trondheim is Norway’s third-largest city and is a fantastic place to visit…

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Tips for Riding the London Underground Like a Local

With over 270 stations and 1.3 billion passengers a year, the London Underground is truly the heart of the city. The London Underground is, in my opinion, the best and…

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10 of the Best Coworking Spaces in Lisbon

Looking for the best coworking spaces in Lisbon? You’re in luck.  Lisbon has become a remote working hotspot in recent years. As a result, countless coworking spots have cropped up around…

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Cami dels Bons Homes – 5 Day Pyrenees Hiking Adventure

The Cami dels Bons Homes is a historic trail that spans across three countries – Spain, Andorra, and France. We embarked on a five day Pyrenees hiking adventure on the…

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When is the Best Time of the Year to Visit Prague?

Are you wondering when the best time to visit Prague and the rest of the Czech Republic is?  If you’re having trouble deciding when to visit Prague, fear not. The…

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Ultimate Guide to Skiing in Switzerland – Best Swiss Slopes and Resorts

Have you dreamed of skiing in Switzerland? We’re right there with you, so we hired a local expert to help us create this in-depth guide to all things skiing in…

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Ten Things All Great Hostels Have in Common

Traveling on a budget means you will likely be staying in hostels for at least a portion of your journey. The trick to enjoying your stay is knowing how to…

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17 Kewl Things to Do in Krakow Poland! – Massive 2023 Guide

Lovers of history and charming old town squares will find plenty of things to do in Krakow.  Visit Krakow and you’ll quickly see what we mean. The city is filled…

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How Much does a Trip to Paris Cost? – Planning a Paris Vacation

How much does a trip to Paris cost? The short answer is – not as much as you might think. Among the many great cities of Europe, Paris has a…

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A Snow Day in Prague – The Best of Winter in Prague

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 After Dark. Was he talking…

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Best Child Friendly Restaurants and Pubs in Prague

Looking for a child-friendly restaurant or pub in Prague? We got your back.  When people think of Prague, they think of beer, nightlife, and beautiful history and architecture. While all…

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16 Best Sightseeing Attractions in Budapest For First Time Visitors

If you are a first-time visitor looking to make sure you don’t miss out on the top sightseeing attractions in Budapest you’ve come to the right place! We LOVE Budapest…

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18 Groovy Things to Do in Vienna – Exploring Austria

Lovers of history, architecture, and music will have plenty of things to do in Vienna. And those of you who enjoy delicious pastries, fine coffee, and strolling through museums will…

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5 Alluring and Best Beaches in Algarve, Portugal

Are you guys looking for the best beaches in Algarve to get your vitamin D on? If you are lusting after some quality sun, sand, and sea, the Algarve coast…

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The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide to Prague 2023

We have spent years living in Prague, and during our time we prepared a Prague travel guide to get you started on exploring this amazing city! Rare is a city…

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Things to Do in Pilsen Czech Republic – Day Trips from Prague

There are more things to do in Pilsen Czech Republic than you can shake a mug of beer at!  Welcome to Pilsen Czech Republic, the birthplace of Pilsner beer. The…

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Exploring Zizkov – Getting Off the Beaten Path in Prague

Anyone looking to explore off the beaten path in Prague needs to start with the neighborhood of Zizkov. “Gritty”. “Offbeat”. “Unorthodox”. “Zizkov”. Not exactly the first words that come to…

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Is Prague Expensive? How Much Does a Trip to Prague Cost?

Is Prague expensive to visit? Seeing as how we’ve lived here for the last 4 years we get this question a LOT! Have you always wanted to visit Prague but…

Visiting Meteora, Greece – Guide to the Meteora Monasteries

Welcome to astonishing Meteora, Greece. We were absolutely astounded by our time in Meteora. Few places have left such a profound imprint on us. Words fail to describe the beauty…

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13 Yummiest and Best Brunch Places in Prague

Looking for the best places to have brunch in Prague? Are you a brunch enthusiast? So are we. A stereotypically American concept invoking fantasies of bottomless mimosas and endless amounts…

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Best Things to Do in Olomouc, Czech Republic

While this city is totally underrated, a curious traveler will find loads of things to do in Olomouc, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic (or Czechia, as some are calling it)…

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Three Outdoor Activities to Try in the Swiss Alps (That Aren’t Skiing)

Ah, Switzerland. Land of pristine alpine views, neutrality, and chocolate. When we think about Switzerland we tend to think of towering snow-capped peaks, with views that stretch for days. And…

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Best Hikes in Spain – 7 Great Hikes You Might Not Know About

Are you looking for the best hikes in Spain? You’ve come to the right place.  Quick, what are the first things that come to mind when you think of Spain?…

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Visiting the Kutna Hora Bone Church From Prague

Visiting the Kutna Hora Bone Church and other sites in Kutna Hora is undoubtedly one of the more interesting day trips you can take from Prague. The Czech Republic is…

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8 Best Day Trips from Budapest Hungary – 2023

When visiting Hungary’s capital don’t miss out on these awesome day trips from Budapest! Budapest is a fascinating city, and to say that there is plenty to see, do, eat,…

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The Best Beaches Near Faro, Portugal – Faro Beach Vacations

Wondering what the best beaches near Faro Portugal are?  The southern coast of Portugal is called the Algarve coast. Algarve attracts thousands of visitors with its stunning, sandy beaches, its…

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Living in Prague – 25 Weird & Wonderful Things

We’ve called this city home for years and have noticed a few unusual things about living in Prague. Some are weird, some are wonderful, and some are downright confusing. Why…

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5 Reasons to Visit Sarajevo – Things to Do in Sarajevo

Wedged between a horrifying past and a hopeful future, Sarajevo is a unique gem of a city. As such, there are a ton of reasons to visit Sarajevo. They say…

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What Are the Best Thermal Baths in Budapest Hungary?

Thermal baths in Budapest are one of the city’s most alluring draws. There is no other capital in the world as rich in thermal water as Budapest! There are many…

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Essential Things to Do in Bratislava, Slovakia

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Day Trips Barcelona – Exploring Montserrat When in Barcelona you MUST take a day trip to Montserrat! She grabbed my arm, a signal to stop. In a low, excited whisper…

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Mosaic House: Responsible Travel in Prague

Responsible Travel in Prague Before you even set foot inside Mosaic House you’ll notice all the cool art installations in front of the building. Enter the hostel and you will find modern…

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London – A Gallery by Dan Murray

I met Dan late one London evening while taking a stroll across the iconic Tower Bridge. I walked by him just as a time-lapsed photo appeared on the display of…

An American Expat in Greece

David and his wife Maria. When traveling around the world sometimes you come across a place that makes you stop and think “Hey, I could live here!”. For that reason…

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What Are the Best Day Trips From Berlin?

When visiting Germany’s capital city don’t miss out on some of the best day trips from Berlin! Berlin is a fascinating city, full stop. To say that there is plenty…

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Blue Cave Split Guide – All You Need to Know

Visiting Croatia and looking for a Blue Cave Split Guide? We’re here to help! When you think of beach destinations in Europe, most people think of Spain, Portugal, or Greece….