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How to Be a Local in Lyon France

Updated: May 7th, 2020Lyon France is one of the most beautiful and atmospheric cities in France where past and present, old traditions and new trends live side by side and add a quirky touch to the city. We spent two weeks staying in an apartment in Vieux Lyon (old town), and had a chance to see the city from a local perspective and find out what it would take to become “one of them”. To blend … Read more

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Best Things to Do in Colmar, France

Updated: May 26th, 2020This year we have been traveling around Europe very slowly and even more randomly. We stay in a country for a month or more, and make up our next step on a whim, often just days before our rent runs out and we need to pack up and leave. The first week in a new place always tends to go very slowly, and you feel like you have lots of time to … Read more

Best Beaches In Europe

9 Best Cities With Beaches In Europe

Updated: May 28th, 2020If you’re like me and love the culture and many activities that cosmopolitan cities offer, but still like to spend a few days on the beach on a sunny summer day, you might sometimes find yourself torn between going to a small beach town or a large bustling city. The great news is that you actually can have both cities and beaches at the same time, if you just go to the … Read more

Guide to Monaco Budget

Traveling to Monaco on a Budget: Things To Do For Cheap

Updated: May 14th, 2020At first glance, Monaco and budget are two things that just don’t seem to go together in the same sentence – but believe it or not, it is possible and we’ll show you how to make the most of this beautiful tiny country while still on a budget… Whether it’s a trip planned months in advance or a spur of the moment last minute break, getting to Monaco is easy and often … Read more

Turin Italy's Forgotten Food Capital

Turin Italy’s Forgotten Food Capital Guide to Eat, Drink and Stay

Updated: November 8th, 2019Before we traveled to Turin we knew very little about the city other than that it was known for its car production. Little did we know that Turin is also a foodie’s heaven, something that we discovered during our time there. Not many people seem to know about this great gastronomical treasure of northern Italy – it’s almost as though it as been forgotten of. The locals claim that the reason is … Read more

famous people from Florence

5 Famous People From Florence Italy

Updated: November 8th, 2019Famous People From Florence is more than just a beautiful Italian city.  Over the years, it has been the birthplace of many very important people in history, from Donatello to Catherine de Medici.  Famous people from Florence There are many famous people from Florence. Although there are probably as many notable people who have hailed from this city as there are places to stay in Florence, let’s take a look at five … Read more

famous people from Florence

Florence – Italian Perfection and Charm

Updated: November 8th, 2019As soon as we arrived in Florence, we knew there was something unique about this city. Everything clicked – it was love at first sight. Florence had everything we had dreamed of Italy, from its gorgeous alleys and squares to the best gelato we had tasted in all of the country and very friendly people. Florence the perfect Italian city I know that’s a big claim, but what else can you say … Read more

What To Eat In Switzerland

Best Swiss Foods to Eat in Switzerland

Updated: May 20th, 2020Switzerland does dairy well – the molten variety in particular! There’s something rather brilliant about eating hot bubbling cheese or chocolate while you sit nestled among the snowy Alps and this a scene the Swiss have nailed. From chocolate shops through to cafes serving raclette and fondue, there are plenty of opportunities to indulge a penchant for all things warm and milky in Switzerland, but if Emmental, Gruyere or Vacherin don’t do … Read more

Berlin wall Kreuzberg Berlin

Living In Kreuzberg Berlin – Gritty But Cool!

Updated: November 8th, 2019Kreuzberg Berlin – After spending a month in the former-hippie turned wealthy-bohemian-latte-mom Prenzlauer Berg district of Berlin, we decided to change our surroundings. We moved to another popular neighborhood called Kreuzberg, which turned out to be a complete contrast to Prenzlauer Berg … Kreuzberg Berlin Gritty but Cool Berliners love to refer to their city as “poor but sexy”, and no neighborhood represents this as well as Kreuzberg. With graffiti covered lanes, … Read more

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Best Places To Visit In Slovakia: Where To Go

Updated: May 20th, 2020Slovakia Unfortunately many people will think of Russia or Czechoslovakia when hearing the word – some will have no idea it’s even a separate democratic country. And that’s a huge shame! Slovakia has a lot of hidden gems and so far I have not heard of anyone who visited the country and did not find something they would really enjoy – and no, no one is killing tourists here like in the … Read more