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Amsterdam – The best to do in the capital of the Netherlands

Welcome to Amsterdam, the vibrant capital of the Netherlands! With its picturesque canals, historic architecture, and lively atmosphere, Amsterdam offers a plethora of exciting activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. From exploring world-class museums like the Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House to taking leisurely canal cruises, indulging in delicious Dutch cuisine, and…

Brussels Bucket List: A Must-Do List for Exploring Belgium’s Vibrant Capital

Welcome to Brussels, the heart and soul of Belgium, where rich history, mouthwatering cuisine, and architectural marvels collide. Embark on a journey through this cosmopolitan city and discover its unique charm as you check off the must-do experiences on your bucket list. Get ready to be captivated by the enchanting blend of old-world charm and…

La Ciotat – Unforgettable Getaway on the French Riviera

La Ciotat is a charming town located on the Mediterranean coast in the Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur region of southeastern France. It is situated between the cities of Marseille and Toulon and is known for its beautiful beaches, picturesque harbor, and rich cultural heritage. La Ciotat has a long history dating back to pre-Roman times and has…

Discovering Martigues: The Venice of Provence

Martigues is a picturesque town located in the Provence region of southern France, known for its charming canals and bridges that have earned it the nickname “The Venice of Provence.” Situated between Marseille and the Camargue region, Martigues is a popular destination for visitors who want to experience the beauty and culture of southern France…

Discovering the Best of Marseille: A Bucket List Guide to France’s Vibrant Mediterranean City

Marseille is a bustling port city located on the Mediterranean coast in southeastern France. The city boasts a rich cultural heritage, with stunning architecture, a vibrant arts scene, and delicious local cuisine. Marseille is also known for its beautiful beaches, picturesque harbor, and panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea. Today, Marseille is a dynamic and…

Corsica Bucket List – Top 5 Places To Visit

Corsica has many things to offer for its visitors. Here you can read our Corsica Bucket List with the Top 5 best places that you cannot miss visiting once you’re on this French island.

We have spent a couple of days this August on the island of Corsica. We have arrived at Bastia airport and based there for…

A day trip to Bonifacio, Corsica

We have spent a couple of days this August on the island of Corsica. We have arrived at Bastia airport and based there for our entire stay. However we definitely wanted to visit other places on the island, such as the famous Bonifacio on the south. So we planned a day trip by car and…

Bath in a day: A complete Bath itinerary – Bath Bucket List

In 1987, Bath was named as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, making it the only UK city with that prestigious title. The honour was not surprising given that Bath is home to such a richly unique history and culture. Let’s see now our complete Bath itinerary, what you can do in a day in this…

Discover Wales – The Castle of Criccieth

Criccieth is a beautiful seaside resort town on Cardigan Bay, on the Southern side of the Llyn Peninsula. Known as the ‘Pearl of Wales on the Shores of Snowdonia’, this attractive Victorian seaside resort is popular with tourists for its fantastic beaches and its traditional Welsh charm. It gives home to the Castell of Criccieth,…

Our top 20 places in 2021 – how & to where we were able to travel during the second year of Covid-19…

pandemic. Travelling was not easy in the beginning of 2021 either. The question and even the opportunity to travel during a pandemic was kind of impossible for the majority. Most of the countries were still in complete lockdown. Borders were closed, therefore we also focused on in-land travelling and kept exploring beautiful Spain. Later, during…

Best photo spots in Paris – Paris Bucket List

Are you looking for the most instagrammable spots in Paris? A perfect background for a selfie? Here you have our bucket list of the Paris best photo spots. From the most classic and must-do ones to some alternative places you must go, visit and take pictures of them.  

Toulouse in 1 day

We have spent couple days in Carcassone, a place 100% done for tourists, and after it, it was great to see Toulouse, a vivid and real city, so likeable and mixed of cultures, with many imprints of history. Let’s see how we spent Toulouse in 1 day!

The medieval town of Carcassonne – It’s more than a board game

The medieval town of Carcassonne is a fabulous place, it looks like a perfect castle coming right out from a fairy-tale. Carcassonne is best known for La Cité, a double walled old castle, with massive ramparts and strong fortifications. We had the chance to visit the medieval town of Carcassonne in November 2021, on a long…

About the Paris syndrome

This article is about the Paris syndrome. The Paris syndrome is a sense of disappointment, when ones are visiting Paris. Who feel that the city was not what they had expected. The condition is as a severe form of culture shock.

Pézenas in one day

What to do in Pézenas in one day? Pézenas captivates visitors with its history, culture, ancient architecture and great craftsmanship. Sculptors, potters, cabinetmakers, glassblowers and many others contribute to the rich heritage of the region. Nevertheless, the character who stands out in the history of the town is Molière. Pézenas has as well an excellent…

8 amazing non-capital cities to visit in Europe

Have you already visited all the big capital cities in Europe?! This is great! But let’s not forget that capitals are usually multinational melting points, and regardless of the amazing sightseeing spots, you can face many catchy tricks, standardized offers, a crowd of tourists, and less authenticity. As they say, to understand the real sense…

The 15 most romantic islands in the world

Looking for a romantic trip idea or the perfect island vacation? This list is not in order of preference, but obviously includes all our favorites, all the romantic, dreamy and lovely islands from all over the world that we love. So let’s review the 15 most romantic islands in the world – according to Besides…

Iparralde: the 6 best towns and what to do in the French Basque Country

This article is a review of our six more recommended towns and what to do in the French Basque Country: Bayonne, Biarritz, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Hendaye, Espelette and Ainhoa. Here you will find what to expect from this region of the country as well from the mentioned spots and how to reach them. Basque Country overall is…

My favourite Liverpool

What were the places we visited when we went to this fantastic English city? Liverpool is a big city. It is the historic Beatles’ city. They are one of the city symbols and just at the airport, there is a good representation of their song Yellow Submarine.  So that city is a good place for music lovers. If…

Liverpool, más que Beatles

¿Qué es lo que tenemos que ver y vivir en esta fenomenal ciudad Inglesa? En la gran ciudad de Liverpool, la histórica ciudad de los Beatles, esta banda es una seña de identidad. En el aeropuerto hay una buena representación del Yellow Submarine. Pero esta ciudad también es un buen lugar para los amantes de…

Liverpool en un Plis Plas – Visita ràpida a la ciutat dels Beatles

Què és el que hem de veure i viure en una visita ràpida a aquesta fenomenal ciutat Anglesa? A la gran ciutat de Liverpool, la històrica ciutat dels Beatles, aquest mític grup són els embaixadors. A l’aeroport hi ha una bona representació del Yellow Submarine. Però aquesta ciutat també es una bona ciutat pels amants…

About the ‘shiny’ expat life

A shiny expat life and its stages. When I was a kid and my parents were traveling abroad without me and my brother, and when they came back home and told us all the stories from their trip and brought us Toblerone (!) that was not available in Hungary then (I’m talking about the years…