Category Archives: Europe

Where to Ski in Italy

Thousands of people flood Italy's mountainous regions each year seeking snowy adventures on the country's many beautiful pistes. Italy has become far more popular for skiers and snowboarders in the last decade due to more tourist expansion in the mountains and far better value than is on offer in the French and Swiss Alps. Italy has many areas where ski-resorts are linked across large distances which also gives tourists a great chance to put some serious ski-miles in. Here are some of the best places Read more [...]

Top Reasons To Visit Kosovo

There are plenty of top reasons to visit Kosovo and its attractions are among them. Kosovo is a newly born country which gained de facto independence on 2008 after a lengthy dispute with Serbia. The country is part of South East Europe and has plenty of wonderful sights to offer. Pristina. It is the capital and truthfully, no trip to any country would be complete unless you visit its capital city. Kosovo is no exception. As the country’s capital, Pristina is a major cultural and historical Read more [...]

The Top Reasons to Visit Antrim In Northern Ireland

Being among the most beautiful regions in Northern Ireland, the top reasons to visit Antrim, indeed appeals to a lot of travellers all over the world. Among the six counties, Antrim located in the north-east part of Ireland, boasts to have a number of picturesque sceneries and activities to indulge upon. A taste of the special whiskeys made in one of Northern Ireland’s old Bushmills Distillery is just among the top reasons to visit Antrim. The old distillery is famous for its whiskey that’s Read more [...]

Visiting The Top Tourist Attractions In Bosnia

The top tourist attractions in Bosnia and Herzegovina are one and the same since they refer to the European country in the Balkan Peninsula. However, tourists usually just call it Bosnia. Like many parts of Europe, it has many historical treasures. The country also boasts natural wonders tucked in its mountains. Stari Most is a 2004 reconstruction of the 16th century Ottoman bridge that was destroyed in 1993 during the Croat-Bosniak War. It is considered to be one of the finest examples of Read more [...]

Top Reasons To Visit Latvia On Your Next Trip!

Latvia isn’t one of those countries that come to mind when thinking about Europe but there are certainly other top reasons to visit Latvia. For instance, the small nation is yet to be discovered by most tourists and in that sense possesses an otherworldly charm. Below is a list of a few more reasons why you should visit Latvia. 1       Riga. The country’s capital is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and therefore one of the best reasons to go there. The dynamic city offers a look Read more [...]

On the trail of Dracula: exploring Romania’s Transylvanian Alps

Romania - and more specifically Transylvania - has long been associated with the Dracula legend. Stories of vampires inhabiting isolated castles tucked away in the mountains won’t be far from your mind - and there are even places you can visit that are very reminiscent of the setting for the spooky tale. However, you’ll find the hospitality you receive while you’re in Romania will be warm and welcoming, while the scenery will be totally breathtaking. There are many great hikes you can Read more [...]

A budget Valentine’s getaway in the sun

You don't need to be feeling flush to whisk your partner off for a budget Valentine's getaway in the sun. There are plenty of affordable destinations that make indulging in some good old fashioned romance that little bit easier, so today I'm going to be giving you a few tips on where to go. Of course, the key to finding a wallet-friendly holiday isn't only picking the right place - you also need to search for the best deals on things like hotels and flights. You can do this easily online through Read more [...]

A Memorable Taste Sensation: Food in Gran Canaria

When you go on holiday, you want your taste buds to enjoy themselves just as much as you do. Trying local dishes is an important part of the travelling experience no matter where you are, so if you're journeying to Gran Canaria for your next break, be sure to order some of these dishes for an authentic taste of the island. But first, some geography. Gran Canaria is part of the Canary Islands - a Spanish archipelago. It is also a highly popular tourist destination - thousands of Brits book Read more [...]

Hisaronu: Offering the Whole Package

Turkey is a very popular holiday destination in Southern Europe and the Middle East and there’s a great variety of resorts along its coast that attract tourists in droves every year. Some of these are little more than sleepy fishing villages and others are bustling towns with a host of attractions. If you’re looking for an all-round package, though, Hisaronu is an excellent choice. It’s one of the livelier resorts on the Turquoise Coast, but is within easy reach of some of the Read more [...]

Milan: an Ideal Start Point for Drives Around Northern Italy

Northern Italy is an absolutely incredible place - think vibrant cities, stunning lakes and spectacular ski resorts. We think there's no better way to experience the various contrasts of northern Italy than with a driving tour, with Milan making the ideal start point. Fly into Milan airport and you can hire a car directly from there (see what's on offer from companies like Auto Europe) and get started straight away. That said, we recommend you check out Milan before hitting the road - though Read more [...]