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A Parent and Child’s Guide to Skiing in Val d’Isère France

A Parent and Child’s Guide to Skiing in Val d’Isère France

Why Val d’Isère France is an ideal ski destination for families

Heading away for a ski break with the kids? Val d’Isère has got to be your winter destination of choice. Why? Well, aside from the fact it offers some of the best on and off-piste activities around, the resort caters for little people extremely well.

February 15, 2018 | By More
Guide For Planning a Fun Berlin Weekend Getaway

Guide For Planning a Fun Berlin Weekend Getaway

Sometimes everyday life just feels like too much. That’s when travel adrenaline kicks in and you simply just need to getaway for a weekend to explore a brand-new city. In those moments, Berlin makes a wonderful choice for an exiciting getaway weekend.

Berlin is one of the most vibrant cities in Europe. With great nightlife, astonishing sights and monuments, a dark yet humble history, and an amazing art scene, Berlin is probably one of my favourite cities in Europe.

January 25, 2018 | By More
7 Reasons You Need To Be Cruising France’s Canal Du Midi

7 Reasons You Need To Be Cruising France’s Canal Du Midi

7 Reasons You Need to Discover Cruising Along France’s Canal Du Midi

France is a land of indescribable beauty that inspires artists, seduces foodies and enchants romantics. From lavender-covered fields and aromatic vineyards to quaint villages and fortified cities, France celebrates diversity that appeals to world travellers around the globe. However, those looking for an authentic exploration of this dreamy country can experience it from a slightly different, more exciting perspective. Cruising along the 300-year-old Canal du Midi is an experience like no other that will take you on a meandering path through the most beautiful regions of southern France. Still not convinced that this is the perfect way to travel through France? Here are top seven reasons that will make the Canal du Midi the next stop on your travel list.

January 17, 2018 | By More
Florence Italy in Winter – All The Charm Without The Crowds

Florence Italy in Winter – All The Charm Without The Crowds

Holiday the Italian Way in Florence Italy. Visit during winter and experience all the charm with none of the tourist crowds.

If winter weather has you down, shake things up this year by hopping a flight to the Birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence, Italy. Why Florence for your winter holiday? The real question is why go anywhere else? Florence is a hotbed of culture, boasting some of most famous works of art ever created. Michelangelo’s David is perhaps the most iconic, but there are plenty of other pieces of art and architecture to see that don’t involve standing in a line or causing a cathedral-sized gap in your wallet. Here are a few of the best free attractions in the city:

January 10, 2018 | By More
5  Beautiful Regions of Romania That Will Charm and Delight You

5 Beautiful Regions of Romania That Will Charm and Delight You

5 Beautiful Regions in Romania Where You Can Experience Authentic Local Life and Hospitality.

If you want to discover a new destination with a long-lost way of life, then shake off any misconceptions you may have about Romania, and consider visiting these fascinating regions. Authentic Romanian local life is found in the countryside, in small villages and communities where the modern world and industrialization hasn’t changed peoples’ lives that much – yet. Life here is simple and goes at a much slower pace, without the complications, stress or worries of modern life. And for travellers it will be nothing short of surprising, colourful and full of wonder!

December 18, 2017 | By More
A Backpacker’s Practical Guide To Affordable London

A Backpacker’s Practical Guide To Affordable London

My Backpacking Adventure, exploring the best of London on a tight budget

Low on budget as I was already visiting Paris, I took the high-speed train to London for a 3 day backpacking expedition. London, being one of the busiest cities in the Europe, was not an easy place to visit while being almost broke. It was a test of my patience to take walking trips to busy places like the Buckingham Palace and museums but at the end of the day, it was well worth it.

December 1, 2017 | By More
Backpackers Guide to Amsterdam’s Budget Hostels

Backpackers Guide to Amsterdam’s Budget Hostels

Backpackers Guide to Budget-Friendly Hostels In Amsterdam

With beautiful structures, ecletic coffeehouses, expanded canal frameworks, excellent museums, and the Red Light District, it’s no big surprise that Amsterdam, the “Venice of the North” is on top of every people’s bucket list. A visit to some hostels in Amsterdam can be very costly unless you plan ahead of time. With the assistance of this article, you will have every one of the tricks and tips to make your backpacking journey in Amsterdam budget-friendly and less expensive trip.

November 10, 2017 | By More
Greece Island Hopping Made Easy

Greece Island Hopping Made Easy

Must Read Tips For Island Hopping in Greece

The islands of Greece are categorized into distinct clusters and are comprised of the Ionian, Saronic, Sporades, Cycladic, Dodecanese, North Aegean and Crete. The most visited islands are Santorini, Crete, Ios, Mykonos, Corfu, and Zakynthos. Choosing the perfect islands for your visit can be challenging. Here are our must-read tips for island hopping in Greece.

November 2, 2017 | By More
Budget Tips for Visiting Basel Switzerland

Budget Tips for Visiting Basel Switzerland

Visiting Basel, Switzerland, on a Budget – Yes It’s Possible!

There are few places in the world as breathtaking as Basel, Switzerland. With captivating scenery, it’s no wonder it has become the third largest Swiss city. Basel, like much of Switzerland, is famous for its cheese, watches, and high-quality chocolate. At least, that’s all I knew about it before deciding to visit.

November 1, 2017 | By More
Spectacular Eastern Europe Road Trip – Transfagarasan Highway Romania

Spectacular Eastern Europe Road Trip – Transfagarasan Highway Romania

Wheeling Through Eastern Europe: Tips on Surviving a Bumpy Road Trip

Since seeing the Transfagarasan Highway in Romania on BBC’s ‘Top Gear’, it’s always been a road that I’ve wanted to drive. Rather fortuitously, my girlfriend at the time was from Romania, so it just made sense to take a trip out there and see what it was all about.

We decided to take in a few sights along the way, you know, get some ‘culture’ in the form of museums, monasteries and touristy hotspots – a castle or two, some beach bars … I was amazed at just how much there was to see

October 11, 2017 | By More
4 Unforgettable Adventures in Greenland

4 Unforgettable Adventures in Greenland

4 Unforgettable Things to See and Experience When Visiting Greenland

Greenland has been making waves as an emerging tourist destination for over several years now. There was time when people visited Iceland to witness an icy and chilled landscape, but now Greenland has taken over as the pristine place to discover. Not only does it have great icy space, but also friendly towns and a culture bustling with life.

October 2, 2017 | By More
7 Best Attractions When Visiting Madrid Spain

7 Best Attractions When Visiting Madrid Spain

7 Best Attractions To See in Madrid

Madrid offers an exciting atmosphere, always buzzing with activity, so much more different than the traditional air of Andalusia and beauty of Barcelona. It is abundant in art museums and interesting landmarks that tourists busy all day.

September 1, 2017 | By More
World’s Best Cities For Halloween Celebrations

World’s Best Cities For Halloween Celebrations

World’s 5 Top Destinations for Halloween Celebrations.

As summer comes to an end, it’s time to look ahead to one of the world’s most popular holidays. Halloween is just to months away and if you’re a fan of black cats, bats, and jack-o-lanterns, take your Halloween festivities to the next level by travelling to one of the world’s best cities for Halloween celebrations.

August 24, 2017 | By More
Where To Find Red-Hot Nightlife in Ibiza Spain

Where To Find Red-Hot Nightlife in Ibiza Spain

Guide To The Best Nightclubs in Ibiza Spain.

Ibiza is an island in Spain where the world comes to party. Ibiza is lit with bars, nightlife, and clubs. The famous few are Pacha, Space, and Amnesia. In this article, we will look to highlight Ibiza Island’s attractions and tourist spots. Let us dive right in.

August 22, 2017 | By More
7 Scenic Parks of Edinburgh – Don’t Miss Them

7 Scenic Parks of Edinburgh – Don’t Miss Them

Top 7 Parks And Nature Attractions In Edinburgh

Edinburgh is not only known for its majestic castle, but the city also benefits from lush green parks and various other natural attractions. Offering opportunities for orienteering and bird watching, the city has an abundance of nature reserves and wetlands. In addition, there are award-winning Botanic Gardens offering a way of escaping the hustle-bustle of the city life.

August 9, 2017 | By More
Top Of The World Stunning Ice Hotels

Top Of The World Stunning Ice Hotels

Chill Out at One of the World’s Best Ice Hotels

Winter lovers, we’ve got a real treat for you! If you’ve never stayed in an ice hotel before, you’re missing out on a prime opportunity to embrace these chilly, glittering months. Structured with ice and covered by snow, these wintertime hotels contain furnished bedrooms, full service restaurants, and a myriad of other attractions. They’re also beautifully decorated by local artists, who work tirelessly to carve the interiors, build the exteriors, and create majestic ice sculptures. All in all, every hotel is mesmerizing to see!

July 31, 2017 | By More
A Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

A Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

Before I moved to Krakow, I considered Polish cuisine rather dubious, too heavy and even a bit gross at times. I still remember the unpalatable and intense smells of cooking sauerkraut, marinated herring or dried mushrooms. But to my surprise, I found myself starting to enjoy these strange tastes and at some point began to explore local cuisine with increasing pleasure. Maybe my Polish ancestry took over my taste-buds? Here’s a guide to delicious local dishes to try when visiting Poland.

July 26, 2017 | By More
Best Short Break Destinations in the UK Revealed

Best Short Break Destinations in the UK Revealed

Any tourist from abroad will most probably be here to visit the capital, and that’s perfectly understandable. But for locals looking for that quaint getaway, something more is needed other than revisiting the same old attractions. That “something more” comes in the form of umpteen attractive places across the country.

Let’s now take a look at some of the best contenders which can really provide you with a unique short break in the UK.

July 7, 2017 | By More
Top Reasons To See The Netherlands On Your Next Vacation

Top Reasons To See The Netherlands On Your Next Vacation

Here’s why The Netherlands should be your next vacation destination.

The country of Holland is known for tulips, windmills, cheese and clogs and home to the tallest people in the world! For those travelling to Europe or Netherlands for the first time, let us clear up some confusion. “Netherlands” literally means “Low Country” in Dutch, which may be the reason why the country is also known by its much cooler name, albeit informal, Holland.

July 2, 2017 | By More
The Best of Edinburgh in Just One Day

The Best of Edinburgh in Just One Day

24 Hours in Edinburgh – See the best of the city in just one day.

Edinburgh is a great city that is rich in history, culture, architecture, and nature. If you only have one day to spend in this beautiful city, you don’t need to panic. I have compiled some of the best ways in which you can enjoy the best 24 hours in Edinburgh.

June 5, 2017 | By More