10 Essential Things to know before Hiking in Cinque Terre in 2019   Recently updated !

The 5 villages of Cinque Terre, Italy, with their pastel-colored houses appeal to many travelers from across the world. And with good reason. The 5 towns dot the Ligurian coastline, the trails meander across the hills and the views are breathtaking from every angle. If you’re set on hiking in […]

Hiking Cinque Terre, Italy

Tips for Traveling from the UK to the US

10 Tips for Traveling from the UK to the US 2

The United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) have a lot in common, but they also have their differences and that’s why travelers often feel as though they’ve found a home away from home when they travel from one to the other. That’s why traveling from the UK to […]


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Hiking in Sicily: the Mount Etna Day Hike 5   Recently updated !

Where should you hike in Sicily? In my opinion, you should start with Mount Etna, which is a beautiful volcano which is still active and lies on this historical island in very south of the country. This place is a must visit destination for all the tourists who are planning […]


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Florence Florence, like most Italian cities, is a haven for fresh and delicious food. Walking the streets and alleys, green markets are as proliferate as Starbucks in North America. Filled with the freshest, in-season produce, and all quite affordable, there is no excuse not to eat your veggies. Markets With […]

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Six great caffès in Florence

I decided not to title this post “the best coffee in Florence” or “the best cafes in Florence” simply because Florence is in Italy and let’s face it, most of the coffee here is amazing! So here are six of our favourite spots to get caffeinated in Florence. Caffè Gilli Directly […]


Austin, Texas – What To Do And Where Should You Stay? 3

While Austin may be the capital of Texas, it is actually only the state’s fourth largest city, and is located on the banks of the Colorado River. Austin is also the country’s fastest growing city in the period between the 2010 census and the 2017 census. The city has been […]

Things to do and see in Austin, Texas

Portland – What To Do And The Best Places To Stay In The City

Portland is the largest city in Oregon, and is a place that is famous for the spectacular scenery of the area and for its vibrant and lively cultural scene, with plenty of live music and arts venues around the city. Although it is quite a large city for the region […]


San Antonio – What To Do And Where To Stay 2

This historic Texan city is often considered to be the home of Texan liberty as it is where the Battle of the Alamo was fought. The city has grown rather a lot since it was founded in the eighteenth century, and is now the third largest city in Texas, and […]


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The Oddity of German Kitchens for an American Abroad 15

You may be stunned to read this, but after living in Germany for 4 years, I have discovered that Germans do things differently than you do in the United States and the situation with a German kitchen when you are buying or renting a house there is just one of […]


Exciting events every year in Rotterdam, Netherlands 1

May is yet to be upon us, but the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands already has a plethora of events on its plate. Some of these events are historically significant to the city, while others are international events that may have made its way to the annals of Netherlands. […]