Hiking in Sicily: the Mount Etna Day Hike

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 to travel to Italy. Furthermore, […]

Hiking in Sicily: the Mount Edna Day Hike

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 to travel to Italy. Furthermore, […]

Florence, a delicious pictorial

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 so many markets to choose […]

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 behind the carousel in Piazza della […]

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

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 the state’s capital since 1839 […]

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 with a population of around […]

San Antonio – What To Do And Where To Stay

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 is among the largest cities […]

The Oddity of German Kitchens for an American Abroad

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 them — but it is […]

Exciting events every year in Rotterdam, Netherlands

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. With such events coming to […]

Planning Your Perfect Trip To Lisbon

The capital of Portugal is one of the great cities of Europe for visitors, offering great cuisine, superb historical sights and a wealth of cultural activities to enjoy during your trip to the city. Whether you are someone who prefers to explore the city independently or enjoy taking a guided tour Lisbon has plenty of […]

Could New Zealand Become an even more Fun Destination?

New Zealand is a destination for many things, like rugby and beautiful scenery. But can the country become known as a sporting destination as well? The groundwork has certainly been laid for New Zealand to become one of the destinations that are synonymous with fun, but could it ever live up to the likes of Las […]

Two of the most surprising facts about Las Vegas

Las Vegas is one of the most recognizable cities in the world, known for its bright lights and endless opportunities to make and lose money. That’s not to mention the many celebrity residences and popular cinematic depictions of the city. However, some facts about Vegas will intrigue and surprise, given that they undercut the city’s popular […]

Planning Your Trip To Visit The Sights Of Northern Europe

Northern Europe is one of the most beautiful areas of the world to explore, and whether your fancy is to see the sensational cities and architecture of the region or to view spectacular natural scenes, this region of the world has so much to offer. Scandinavia is famous for its rugged landscapes and as you […]