Best Cities With Beaches In Europe

10 Best Cities With Beaches In Europe

If you’re like me and love the culture and many activities that cosmopolitan cities offer, but still like to spend a few days on the beach on a sunny summer day, you might sometimes find yourself torn between going to a small beach town or a large bustling city. The great news is that you actually can have both cities and beaches at the same time, if you just go to the right places. Europe is a haven for finding amazing cities with beaches, so here we have collated our top 5 European cities for beaches for you to discover. … Read more

Travel to Escape Reality

Do We Travel to Escape Reality?

Do we travel to escape reality? My grandmother has a very specific view of people who travel a lot, especially older people. She can’t understand how they can’t just be happy with staying at home, why their souls are so restless and unhappy with their current situation. I hear and read this a lot: If you travel all the time, you’re running away from something. Do you think that is true? Are we running away from something? If so, then what are we running from? Do We Travel to Escape Reality I believe that nearly all of us are running, … Read more

Beautiful Camping Spots Around The World

Learn about some of the most beautiful camping spots around the world. The first time Nathan and I traveled around the world was in 2008. We barely had enough money to survive for a few months. Many people have asked us how we managed to keep our travel costs to such a bare minimum, especially when traveling through countries like New Zealand. One of our “secrets” was camping – we’re not big campers; nor do we go hiking much. In fact, neither of us had ever gone camping before, and had no idea what we had signed up for. Our … Read more

Why I Travel Instead Of Study

Why I Traveled Instead of Studied Right Out of High School

I grew up watching my those around me either have time or have money. They never seemed to have both at the same time. Many of my older relatives told me that if they could have done it again, they would have traveled while they had the chance… before they had a mortgage and a family. They waited until retirement, and for some of them, that was years later than they hoped for. Their health wasn’t was it was, nor was their bank account. “Prioritize travel!” is what they told me. Yet, I felt the pressure to “be doing something … Read more

Things To Do In Copenhagen Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark Things To Do & Travel Tips

Here are some great things to do in Copenhagen Denmark. It’s a great city to spend a long weekend or even a week. Denmark as a whole is actually a really nice country, which was why a few weeks ago I wrote a post about things to do in Denmark without having to visit Copenhagen – but no matter how beautiful Denmark is, Copenhagen is still a place you can’t miss!  Things To Do In Copenhagen Denmark Get Your Adrenaline Rush At Copenhagen Tivoi (Theme Park) The Copenhagen Tivoli opened in 1843 and is the second oldest amusement park in … Read more

famous people from Florence

5 Famous People From Florence Italy

Florence is more than just a beautiful Italian city filled with art and architecture. There are many famous people from Florence. Over the years, it has been the birthplace of many very important people in history, from Donatello to Catherine de Medici.  Spanning the centuries, here are 5 personaggi famosi da Firenze Italia. Famous People from Florence There are many famous people from Florence, Italy. Although there are probably as many notable people who have hailed from this city as there are places to stay in Florence, let’s take a look at five you will certainly recognize. Donatello and Michelangelo … Read more

Things to do in Sydney Australia

Things to Do in Sydney Australia ~ You Won’t Want to Miss These Places!

Sydney Australia City Guide – Sydney is an amazing place. No matter how much time you spend, make the most of it with these things to do in Sydney Australia. There is something for everyone.  There is an incredible public transport ferry network serving the city of Sydney, New South Wales. The Sydney Ferries are located in Sydney Harbour are a very budget-friendly way to see inner and outer harbour stops. As one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and the most populated city in Australia, Sydney has a rich history and many fun and interesting sights … Read more

Backpacking Food Cheap Healthy Recipes Options

Best Backpacking Food How to Choose Healthy Meals on the Go

Backpacking Food – Spending money on food while traveling in Europe, or backpacking, is probably one of the most difficult things to handle when it comes to budgeting. You always spend more than you had planned, and yet, it’s hard to cut down since you need it to live. However, just because you need to cut down on your food budget, doesn’t mean you should have to cut down on your health. Whether you’re a veteran backpacker or a beginner, it’s important to have a list of foods that are nutritious, filling, packable and lightweight. Backpacking food is not just about your … Read more

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Best Things to Do in Colmar France

Best Things to Do in Colmar France This year we have been traveling around Europe very slowly and even more randomly. We stay in a country for a month or more, and make up our next step on a whim, often just days before our rent runs out and we need to pack up and leave. The first week in a new place always tends to go very slowly, and you feel like you have lots of time to plan your next step. But then time speeds up and one day you suddenly find yourself stressing about finding a new … Read more

Things To Do In Munich

Things To Do In Munich

Munich Germany is the capital city of Bavaria, Munich, regarded as one of the most livable cities in the world, cannot be abstracted down into a few paragraphs of traveling possibilities. Very true to its motto “Munich likes You”, Munich is characterized by architectural and cultural delights to the traveler and has a long history of richness, prosperity, and development. Things To Do In Munich The third largest city in Germany, Munich stuns visitors with its royal class architecture, royal squares and parks. It is a major international business and technology center and home to a couple of premium research … Read more