Halkidiki, Greece: All You Need to Know About This Extraordinary Hotspot!
Halkidiki, Greece has been a popular summer tourist destination since the late 1950s. It was at that time people from Thessaloniki started spending their summer holidays in the beautiful coastal villages. As the secret of this lovely region spread, more and more tourists began flocking.
Montmartre: The Love Found Casts a Glorious Shadow Over Paris
When we think of Paris, we often think of lovers and artists along the banks of the Seine River. We tend to associate famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, the Louvre. We look at Paris as the fashion capital of the world. But how many of us associate Montmartre.
The Arc De Triomphe Is Like the Hub to the Spokes of the Champs Elysees!
My first impressions were that the scenery was typical of any major city. I saw industrial facilities dotting the skyline, traffic jams, and retail outlets everywhere. As we arrived inside the city limits of Paris, I began seeing residential buildings, people walking, and small boutique shops.
How to Enjoy London to the Maximum: A Detailed Guide
London is a diverse and exciting city with many attractions and activities to enjoy. From iconic landmarks and world-class museums to vibrant nightlife and delicious cuisine, there is something for everyone in London. Here are some tips on how to make the most of your visit to the city.
10 Tips for Maximizing Your Enjoyment of Paris
Paris, the city of love and romance, is a popular destination for travelers from all over the world. However, with so much to see and do, it can be overwhelming to try and make the most of your trip. This article offers 10 tips for maximizing your enjoyment of Paris, including suggestions for budget
Christmas in Paris, The Amazing Louvre! Day 5
Where had the time gone? It was my last day in Paris... The Louvre. Wow! Overwhelming doesn't capture the feeling of magnificence I found! However, let me not confuse you. Overwhelming can be good or bad and it was, no doubt, both!
Spending Christmas in Paris Had Been a Childhood Dream! Day 4
So far, the trip had been awesome! My dream of spending Christmas in Paris was all I had hoped it would be! Having done pre-trip research, I learned that most everything would be closed on Christmas Day, so, other than a dinner reservation, the day remained unplanned.
The Eiffel Tower, Dinner Cruise and Other Adventures! Day 2
Day 2 was a brilliant success! So far, Paris with everything I had hoped for and dreamed of!
A Christmas Adventure in Paris! Day 1
Not unlike many girls, I grew up with a desire to visit Paris, my vision of the City of Lights included walking along the Seine River, visiting the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Champs Elysees. I dreamed of artists and fashion, women walking poodles, and endless coffee time at outdoor cafes.
Top 10 Most Beautiful Castles in Germany
Germany is home to some of the most spectacular and beautiful castles in the world. From ancient fortresses to grand palaces, Germany has a castle for every taste. Here is a list of the top 10 most beautiful castles in Germany that should be on your bucket list when visiting this amazing country.
What to See in Budapest: Baths, Ruin Bars, Sziget Festival (Complete Guide)
Budapest combines the luxury of imperial architecture and moderate prices. The landscapes of the Danube and the famous baths built on thermal springs helped Budapest acquire the status of a resort city.
Renting An Apartment in Amsterdam as an Expat: What You Need to Consider
Renting an apartment can be tricky in a new country. Here is a checklist to help you make your decision faster and easier.
Travel to Paris With Me!! The City of Lights Was Amazing!
If you have visited the City of Lights before, I'm hoping this will trigger wonderful memories and inspire another visit. If you've not been, I'm hoping you will be so intrigued that you will be on the phone with your travel agent, booking your very own Parisian adventure!
How Do you Prepare for the Trip of a Lifetime to Paris?
The time is near and my trip to Paris, France is right around the corner! I'm told that there’s whimsical magic on a trip to Paris at Christmas when the City of Lights is lit even brighter by millions of twinkling lights. Each of Paris’ arrondissements has something festive going on.
Crete: Ancient Greek Legends, White Beaches and Azure Sea
Here, as in the rest of Greece, there is everything from noisy parties and loud music shows to mysterious caves and ancient monasteries. It is worth laying at least a week to get to know the island. I will tell you about the main sights and places worth visiting.
Why People Consider Denmark the Best Place for upbringing of their Children?
There are many amazing places in the world but why People think Denmark is the best place to raise their children. Let's find out the amazing facts in this article.
Only in Budapest: Special Hidden Mini-Statues Are The Coolest Street Art Creations
I have written briefly about the history of Kolodko's mini-sculptures in Budapest.
5 Interesting Facts About the Hungarian House of Parliament
The Hungarian Parliament building in Budapest has countless beautiful details and its history is really exciting.
Where to Eat the Best Chocolate Cakes in Budapest?
Where can you find delicious chocolate cakes and sweets in Budapest? Come with me, I'll show you my favourite places!
Batumi, Georgia: Hidden Treasure of the Black Sea!
Batumi is the second-largest city in Georgia and the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara. It is on the Black Sea on the southwest side of Georgia. It is located on the site of the ancient Greek colony in Colchis called Bathus, or Bathys, which means “deep harbor”.
Don't Hesitate to Make That Historic Pilgrimage to See the Country of Your Ancestors.
If you haven't already made your pilgrimage back to the country of your ancestors, I recommend you do so. I made mine when I was 34. I went to Italy to visit the birthplace of my grandparents (Sicily). I also spent time in Northern Italy visiting a friend in Rome and relatives in Asti.
The 10 Reasons Why Spain Is the Best Summer Vacation Destiny
Southwest Europe contains the nation of Spain. The Bay of Biscay, Mediterranean Sea, and Northern Atlantic Ocean are among the coastlines. Andorra, France, Gibraltar, Portugal, and Morocco are neighboring nations.
Top 11 Travel Destinations in Turkey
Turkey contains metropolises from both the past and the present. There are lots of sweet people who would be happy to have you around for a cup of tea. Despite Turkey's thriving tourism industry, there are still certain cities where you'll be the only traveler there.
How to Open a Bank Account in Italy as a Foreigner
This article will show how you can open a bank account in Italy without Italian citizenship.
The Top 9 Famous and Stunning Italian Landmarks
Italy is a nation located in south-central Europe on a peninsula that extends far into the Mediterranean Sea. Italy is frequently referred to as a country in the shape of a boot and is home to some of the most diverse and beautiful landscapes on Earth.
Kreuzberg: Berlin´s Iconic and Cool Neighborhood
As one of Europe´s most hipster neighborhoods, Kreuzberg is Berlin´s zone of tolerance with its mecca of alternative pubs, street art, small shops and galleries, markets and always some upcoming conserts. A cool and rebellious neighborhood which seems to never sleep.
Eastern Europe Facts: The Land, People, Economy, and History
The concept of “Eastern Europe” has its roots in both culture and geography. The four countries included in this treatment of the region -Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, and Moldova- do indeed form the eastern part of Europe.
Castles, Beaches, Hammocks: Summer Towns In Estonia
In Estonia it does not mean sweltering heat, but relaxed days full of light and fresh air, with outdoor concerts and pleasant hours on the terraces of cafes and restaurants by the sea.
Hamburg Facts: The Beautiful City and Germany's Busiest Port
Hamburg is a city and constituent state (Land) in northern Germany. Situated at the head of the Elbe estuary, 68 miles (109 km) from the North Sea, Hamburg is Germany's busiest port. It is the third largest container port in Europe and ranks 18th in the world.
Which Two Famous Stars Had an Affair in Antibes?
If you are one to engage in a love affair, then Antibes, with all its beauty is the perfect romantic hideaway! There are two famous people, whose affair was global, that included Antibes in their shenanigans. Who are they? Inquiring minds want to know!
The 'Madame Guillotine' of Edinburgh and the Execution of Jean Kincaid.
A true tale of Scottish horror, a murderous conspiracy that climaxed in the brutal punishments of the guilty on the streets of old Edinburgh
Just Like Rome Wasn't Built In a Day, You Can't See It in a Day!
Rome, the Eternal City, is without a doubt, a fabulous city! I have been there several times and it seems to be like a fine wine; better with age!
An Amazing Journey Through Renaissance Art at St. Peter's Basilica!
A lover of magnificent Renaissance Art, recently, I was able to spend ample time exploring St. Peter's Basilica, the Vatican Museum, and the Sistine Chapel. It took ten years later to get back but this time, I had the time of my life! The wait was worth it!
Experience the Absolute Best of Bergen, Norway in 7 Hours!
The next stop on the cruise was Bergen, the second largest city in Norway. My pre-trip research had warned me of the cool, misty days this location often has, so we were prepared with warm clothes and waterproof outerwear.
My Embarrassingly Horrible Expat Secret Exposed in Palma de Mallorca!
I didn't know I would betray myself when I disembarked the ship in Palma de Mallorca! And to make my self-betrayal worse, it was in front of my traveling companion! Before I tell you what happened, let's talk a bit about Palma de Mallorca.
Travel Tips for Your Italian Adventure
Getting around in Italy is fairly easy once you understand the overall situation when it comes to traveling by car or train. It is and it is not same as in the US. Knowing what to expect and what to do (as well as Italian) will ease the frustration when in Italy.
The Fabulous Views of Croatia From the Eyes of Elisona!
I wanted to show you what and how she sees things; A bird's eye view of the world, the way Elisona experiences it.
Traditional Athens at It's Best! Take the Plaka Walking Tour
Athens has a history like no other city. In my opinion, it's one of the coolest places in the world! There is a spectacular mix of the ancient and the modern worlds in every step you take!