Europe

It is Italy and yet Sicilians say Sicily is not exactly Italy. If you ever traveled in both (Italy and Sicily), you will indeed notice big differences. The differences are in architecture, history and troublesome of Sicily, influences from Arabs,...
A huge amount of things are known for Palermo Sicily. Even board games like "Night Falls in Palermo". Mafia is really connected with this city, but that is the least from what this city has to show to a...
Catania is the 2nd largest city in Sicily, Italy. It is "A Muntagna", meaning under the Mount Etna. Mount Etna has provided with most of the building materials (stones) to Catania. That is most buildings are looking black, dark...
If Ortygia, Agrigento and Cefalu look picturesque to you, then Taormina will blow you away. It combines a fantastic hill city along with a great beach and fantastic architecture. The coolest thing ever? You can move up and down from the...
Syracuse is a place related to both art and torture. Once you get to the archaeological place, you will have to visit Ortygia (Ortigia), that is 10 minutes from the site. Ortygia is the actual old city of Syracuse and...
We asked three travel bloggers on their preferred Italian itinerary destinations in Italy and they responded with some fabulous ideas. Read along for these handpicked ideas. Vernazza Cinque Terre Situated on Italy’s Riviera coast lays the picturesque cluster of towns known as...
We landed in Cefalu Sicily (Cefalù), during a 5 day trip around Sicily. Sicily has a huge relation with Greeks that goes back thousands of years and we wanted to explore such things. Our trip included Agrigento, Taormina, Catania,...
Agrigento was another destination in Sicily, Italy we loved. The reason? It's name comes from the Greek word "Akragantas" and all the temples in its archaeological site relate to Greek heroes and deities. We didn't have the time to visit...
A Europe road trip? That would be great! Those were our words at some point and we noted to to do that "some time". Well, "some time" came soon enough. Read along. How all started with our Europe Road Trip Five...
It had been on my bucket list for two decades…to visit the famous 12th century Sénanque Abbey near Gorde in Southern France (Provence) during the full bloom of the lavender fields. So we timed our visit for late June and...
Pisa offers a variety of top-notch historic structures, with a number of great palaces, more than a rating of historical churches, and some outstanding plazas (Piazzas) and bridges over the River Arno. We went there as part of our...
Reykjavik Iceland seems to be really popular the last 5 years, along with Iceland in general. Iceland was a bit popular as a far away travel destination at the north side of this planet, but it was the political...
Poble Espanyol (also knows as The Spanish Village) is one key attraction we visited in Barcelona. If you want to get a quick glimpse in the different architectures of Andalucía, Aragón, Cantabria, Castilla - La Mancha, Castilla y León, Catalunya, Comunidad de Madrid, Comunidad Valenciana, Extremadura, Galicia, Islas Baleares,...
La Sagrada Familia is something you won't miss to see in Barcelona, even if you try to. During our trips there we were left in awe, just by looking at that magnificent and really different church building. When you visit it,...
Many look for cheap travel destinations but their joy is far better when these are also great destinations. Travel is among the most liberating things around the world. Regardless of what lousy issues are going on in your daily...
Exploring the work of Gaudi in Barcelona is not complete if you don't visit Park Guell. Many different designs of Gaudi (along with his residence) are located here. Except the remarkable Gaudi Buildings, one can see far more of the...
If you think that such this title about Montserrat Spain is a bit "too much" then you haven't visited this rocky mountain. For some, this place is considered to have the Holy Grail hidden inside its mountains. Montserrat hosts a...
Rosenborg Castle is not another castle in Copenhagen. Many say it is The Castle you must definitely visit if you want to visit only one. It is a castle, a museum, a treasure vault, a complex of gardens. Speaking of treasures......
We were extremely lucky to visit Copenhagen Denmark at the end of August. Copenhagen is one of those European cities where big spaces, parks and lakes shout: Do Relax! Seems the whole city is build around the concept of "what...
One of the top things to do in Copenhagen is to visit the Copenhagen Street Food area, in Paper Island. It is not just about the huge variety of food from all corners of the world. Just being there is...