Best things to do in Istria - Groznjan
Croatia Europe

Top 15 fun things to do in Istria (Croatia)

I first visited Istria more than 10 years ago on a school trip. It was impressive, especially as it was one of the first abroad trip for most of us. The second time was a few weeks ago and I have to say that it was even better than I remembered. Istria is a combination […]

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Christmas market in front of St. Stephen Cathedral, Hungary
Europe Hungary

Budapest – Visiting the Christmas Markets

Ok, I’ll be honest. Visiting the Christmas markets in Budapest was not our first choice this year. We had planned a longer trip to Bratislava, Vienna, Innsbruck, Zurich, Stuttgart and Strasbourg. But as the Covid situation got worse in Central Europe, Austria and then Slovakia were locked down and the Stuttgart Christmas market was cancelled. […]

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Predjama Castle - one of the best places to see in Slovenia
Europe Slovenia

Best 25 Places to Visit in Slovenia

Slovenia is a small, but scenic country in Europe, right where the snow-capped Eastern Alps meet the Adriatic Sea and the Balkans. Thus, this means that Slovenia abounds in stunning natural beauties, vibrant cities, charming villages, picturesque places to visit and things to do and see. The country has borders with Italy, Croatia and Hungary, […]

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Best things to do at Lake Bled in Slovenia
Europe Slovenia

The Best 10 Things to do at Lake Bled, Slovenia

The most popular image from Slovenia has to be that of the stunning Alpine lake with a small island with a church on top in the middle. That’s Lake Bled, one of the best places one can visit in Slovenia and even the Balkan countries. Surrounded by breathtaking mountains, the crystal-clear waters of the lake […]

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View over Ljubljana and the castle from the Skyscraper, Slovenia
Cities Europe Slovenia

Best things to do and see in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Slovenia is a wonderful country, surrounded by the Julian Alps, Adriatic Sea and the Balkans. It has good land connections with Italy, Hungary, Croatia and is easily accessible for those that want to see its unique beauties. One of the best places to visit in Slovenia is its capital, Ljubljana, an unique city, smaller than […]

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Fun things to do at Balaton Lake in Hungary
Europe Hungary

15 Fun Things to do around Balaton Lake, Hungary

For the typical Hungarian it is a clear fact, no summer is complete without a trip to Balaton lake. In fact, most of them spend even more summer weekends there. And now, that we’ve been there, we can’t but agree with them. Balaton Lake region is spectacular with a lot of fun things to do. […]

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Europe Hungary

Lillafüred – a romantic resort in the Bükk Mountains, Hungary

In the highest mountains in Hungary, Bükk, that barely exceed 1000m at their peak, but were still a nice surprise, is Lillafüred, a romantic resort developed at the beginning of the 20th century. Quickly it got the nickname “Pearl of Bükk” as it became a much sought place for weekend and holidays. Due to the […]

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miskolc, hungary - best things to do and see
Europe Hungary

Best 15 things to do in Miskolc, Hungary

Miskolc is the third biggest city in Hungary. Although it’s primary an industrial city, right next to it is a mountainous area with unended forests, the Bükk National Park. But before hurrying to get out of the city, stay a there a little more to get to know it. Miskolc is the perfect example of […]

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Panorama Eger de la Castel
Europe Hungary

Best 17 things to do in Eger, Hungary

Eger is a city in the north of Hungary, between the Matra and Bukk Mountains. It stands out due to the thermal waters that surround it, strong red wine and opulent Baroque mansions. Most of the tourist attractions in Eger date back to the 18th century, when Eger got rid of the Ottoman Empire occupation. […]

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Best Portugal itinerary in 15 days or two weeks
Europe Portugal

The Perfect 15 Days Portugal Itinerary

A not so big country on Europe’s map, but with a lot of things to do and see, when you start to research a little bit. Portugal packs anything from golden beaches to a buzzy capital, maritime history, medieval castles, huge surfing waves and hiking paths. It is pretty hard to choose when you have […]

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