A travel blog for travel tips, news and plain fun

Author: Monica Bennett

The best rooftop pool hotels in San Diego, California

The best rooftop pool hotels in San Diego, California

The city of San Diego calls itself America’s Finest City and attracts over 30 million visitors a year. This is not surprising considering the countless activities that San Diego has to offer which will make any holiday or business trip complete. The most exciting part […]

A (free) walking tour through the center of Amsterdam

A (free) walking tour through the center of Amsterdam

When you’re abroad it can be quite a challenge to find out where you should go. Every day there are travelers who were planning to explore all touristic sights of Amsterdam, yet somehow never made it past the city square. As someone living in Amsterdam, […]

The greatest traditional festivals and events in Spain

The greatest traditional festivals and events in Spain

Spain is known for its laid back population and vibrant celebrations. You can say a lot about Spanish people, but they certainly know how to party. In this blog we will dive into the greatest celebrations Spain has to offer. Sometimes it’s easier to show […]

The 5 best things to do in the scenic Dubrovnik, Croatia

The 5 best things to do in the scenic Dubrovnik, Croatia

Croatia has since long been home to some of Europe’s most appealing travel destinations. Since its War of Independence way back in the 1990s, Croatia has captured the hearts of tourists from all over the world with its exciting mix of medieval cities, historic ruins, […]

5 Reasons Why Lucerne is the Most Gorgeous City in Switzerland

5 Reasons Why Lucerne is the Most Gorgeous City in Switzerland

Located in the heart of Switzerland, the city of Lucerne boasts of immense beauty, culture, and history. It is one of the few remaining Swiss cities that has managed to maintain its medieval architecture with a bit of added modernity. Among other things, a lot […]

Should you visit Riga, the largest city of the Baltic states? (Yes, you should!)

Should you visit Riga, the largest city of the Baltic states? (Yes, you should!)

The Latvian capital, Riga, is a unique blend of cultures and influences. This is a city that never fails to leave its visitors in awe. Everything about it is majestic, yet subtle. Modern, yet ancient. If you’re not sure whether or not you should visit […]

When in Japan make sure to visit Hakone (a wonderful town next to mount Fuji)

When in Japan make sure to visit Hakone (a wonderful town next to mount Fuji)

Famed for its soothing hot springs, majestic views of the iconic Mt. Fuji, and sprawling nature, Hakone is definitely among the finest spots for anyone making his way to Tokyo. As it’s only a 90-minute train ride from Tokyo, it is close enough to make […]

The biggest beer festivals and fairs that make Germans go nuts!

The biggest beer festivals and fairs that make Germans go nuts!

Throughout the year many amazing celebrations take place in Germany. A public secret is that the regional celebrations are actually the most fun to visit, as the locals put their heart and soul into them. In Germany they have a word for these celebrations. They […]