9 Best Cities With Beaches In Europe

If 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 right places. Europe … Read more

Oktoberfest In Munich

10 Best Beer Festivals in the World

Beer is the most popular alcoholic drink in the world, and with more real ales on offer than ever before, it is hardly surprising that ticket sales for beer festivals are booming. This gives visitors an opportunity to sample new beers and ales and have a rip roaring time in the process. Forget your local events where there are 20 real ales in a tent and a van offering burgers to soak up the copious … Read more

Basel Switzerland

What To Do in Basel, Switzerland: City Guide

Basel, Switzerland is a very picturesque city with old buildings, narrow streets and a lot of interesting history. It is known as an European culture center with over 40 museums, 25 theaters, operas and ballet and countless art galleries. If you’re interested in that kind of thing you could easily spend a few days here going from museum to gallery to museum. If this kind of thing doesn’t interest you, there are still quite a few … Read more

New to Sailing Why A Yacht Charter in the Mediterranean Is a Great Family Holiday

7 Most Stunning Beaches in the Mediterranean

Best Beaches in the Mediterranean – Travelers who love the sights, sounds and smells of the beautiful Mediterranean Sea should consider taking a cruise with stops at multiple destinations. There are several ways to enjoy the best beaches in the Mediterranean. But how do you decide which highlights to visit? We’ve put together a list of the most idyllic hot spots so you can take in all the highlights of this wondrously diverse area. You … Read more

Amazing Hollywood Film Locations In Europe

5 Amazing Film Locations In Europe To Visit

If you want a fun twist on your travels through Europe, you can plan your trip between the many film locations of your favorite movies. Countless movies have been filmed at the most beautiful places in Europe, below are a few places to get you started: Braveheart – The Highlands, Scotland Many of the scenes in Braveheart were filmed in the beautiful Scottish Highlands, in and around Glencoe, Glen Nevis and the Mamore mountains. Wallace’s … Read more

Ski Holiday

Best Things to Do in Colmar, France

This 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 plan your next … Read more

5 Best European Canyons & Gorges for Hiking

Europe has some amazing natural assets, which explains why in many places one of the most popular things to do is to explore the local nature. In my opinion, the most beautiful walks are those surrounded by water, such as lakes, waterfalls, rivers and gorges. Here are five amazing gorges in Europe that are well worth exploring… Vintgar Gorge, Slovenia Not far from the beautiful lake village Bled in Slovenia, is one of the Slovenia’s … Read more

Best Swiss Foods to Eat in Switzerland

Switzerland 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 it for you, … Read more

Barcelona Spain Why You Must Visit VIDEO

5 Best Food Fight Festivals in Spain

Many people have heard of the world famous La Tomatina festivals in Spain where you throw tomatoes on each other, but few know that it’s far from the only food battle festival in the country. Spain is simply the king of food wars, with celebrations throughout the year using everything from grapes to flour and even eggs in their food battles. Our Favourite Spanish Food Fight Festivals Here are five awesome festivals in Spain when … Read more

How to Travel Cheaply in Sweden on a Budget

Sweden tends to be ignored on people’s travel itineraries when they go to Europe – the main reason for this is that they fear it’s too expensive. As a result, much of Sweden’s beautiful landscapes and picturesque villages are largely unexplored by travelers, who in my opinion are missing out on something really special. The truth is that Sweden can dig a deep hole in your pocket – but if you know how and where … Read more

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