Hungarian Parliament building .

BUDAPEST TRAVEL GUIDE WITH MUST-SEE SIGHTS

What comes to mind when you think about Budapest sights? Of course the postcard-perfect Hungarian Parliament Building, Buda Castle, and thermal baths. These are famous Budapest's must-sees but do not stop there. This vibrant city has a lot more to offer. Plan to spend at least four days to discover fascinating attractions like Dohany Street … Continue reading BUDAPEST TRAVEL GUIDE WITH MUST-SEE SIGHTS

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Two weeks in Andalusia, Spain - itinerary. Alhambra in Granada.

THE ESSENTIAL SOUTHERN SPAIN ITINERARY (WITH GIBRALTAR) – WHAT TO SEE IN TWO WEEKS

Creating a Southern Spain itinerary can be challenging when taking into consideration how much this vibrant region has to offer. Most of the popular images of Spain come from Souther Spain: flamenco dancers, bullfighters, gazpacho, sangria, and beaches of Costa del Sol. Andalusia, in particular, the country's southernmost region, represents many of the iconic cultural … Continue reading THE ESSENTIAL SOUTHERN SPAIN ITINERARY (WITH GIBRALTAR) – WHAT TO SEE IN TWO WEEKS

Puente Nuevo Ronda Spain as seen from a hiking trail.

RONDA, SPAIN – A PICTURE PERFECT WHITE VILLAGE OF ANDALUSIA

Ronda, Spain is the most impressive example of the famous whitewashed towns (Pueblos Blancos) of Andalusia. If you only have time to visit one of them, go to Ronda! Surrounded by pristine mountain scenery, the town delivers thrilling views of the dramatic landscape over a deep canyon. The old section impresses with the narrow streets … Continue reading RONDA, SPAIN – A PICTURE PERFECT WHITE VILLAGE OF ANDALUSIA

VACATIONS TO COSTA RICA – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

Are you dreaming of vacations in Costa Rica? You are not alone. This small Central American country is famous for its stunning beaches, lush jungles, and a laid-back way of life - Pura Vida! What should you see there? Just to mention a few, how about Manuel Antonio Costa Rica with its beaches, watersports, and … Continue reading VACATIONS TO COSTA RICA – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

Holidays to Nerja Spain. View of the through the railing.

HOLIDAYS TO NERJA, SPAIN – PEARL OF COSTA DEL SOL

Are you thinking about holidays to Nerja in Spain but not sure if it is the right destination for you? Let me help you to make up your mind. I can't promise you will be there alone, but you will love it. After all, it’s one of Costa del Sol's most popular resorts. The reason … Continue reading HOLIDAYS TO NERJA, SPAIN – PEARL OF COSTA DEL SOL

VISITING SEVILLE IN SPAIN – THINGS TO DO AND SEE

If you are looking for captivating European destinations to explore, put Seville in Spain on your list of must-sees. This vibrant city lures its visitors with major attractions like Alcazar Seville, the Gothic Seville Cathedral, Plaza de Espana, fascinating modern structure Metropol Parasol, and traditional bullfighting arena Plaza de Toros. But there is more to … Continue reading VISITING SEVILLE IN SPAIN – THINGS TO DO AND SEE

TIPS FOR VACATION IN CROATIA – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Are you planning a vacation in Croatia? You are not alone. The country is no longer a hidden gem of Europe. It attracts more and more international visitors each year, to the points of being overrun by tourists, especially in Dubrovnik and Plitvice Lakes. Located on the Adriatic Sea, just across from Italy, it lures … Continue reading TIPS FOR VACATION IN CROATIA – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Croatia two week itinerary - Dubrovnik.

HOLIDAYS TO CROATIA – TWO-WEEK RELAXING ITINERARY

When thinking about Croatia holidays, most travelers have in mind Plitvice Lakes, Dubrovnik, and Split. They rush to these popular destinations without much consideration for the rest of this fascinating country. But there is so much more to discover there than most tourists realize. Take a Croatia road trip and you will easily see what … Continue reading HOLIDAYS TO CROATIA – TWO-WEEK RELAXING ITINERARY

Dubrovnik is famous as Game of Thrones filming location.

ESSENTIAL TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT DUBROVNIK, CROATIA

Tips on how to visit Dubrovnik are crucial for anyone wanting to visit this fascinating city. Before you start planning your Croatia holidays and thinking about things to do in Dubrovnik, you have to know these facts. With a population of 42 thousand, it welcomes over 1 million tourists a year! The area's undeniable beauty … Continue reading ESSENTIAL TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT DUBROVNIK, CROATIA

Main trail in Plitvice National Park. Looking down from the cliff.

PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK IN CROATIA – VISITING EUROPE’S TOP NATURAL ATTRACTION

Many travelers consider Plitvice Lakes in Croatia Europe's top natural attraction. Despite the park's popularity, planning a trip there has its challenges. Most visitors arrive just for a day trip from Zagreb, Zadar, or Split. Others make it an extended part of their Croatia holiday from the Adriatic Coast. In this post, you will learn … Continue reading PLITVICE LAKES NATIONAL PARK IN CROATIA – VISITING EUROPE’S TOP NATURAL ATTRACTION

STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO GIRLS TRIP TO NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE

Let's go, girls, come on! Man, I feel like a woman! - is this you? Then get your friends together and head for a girls trip to Nashville, Tennesse. No inhibitions, make no conditions get a little outta line! You will find plenty of fun things to do in Nashville with your gang. It does … Continue reading STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO GIRLS TRIP TO NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE

Koziar's Christmas Village reflecting in the pond.

KOZIAR’S CHRISTMAS VILLAGE IN PENNSYLVANIA – TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT

For over seventy years visitors come to Koziar's Christmas Village in Berks County, Pennsylvania in search of the magic of Christmas. Many made this trip a family tradition. They travel to experience the greatest Christmas lights display in the U.S.A. Located just outside Lehigh Valley, PA, the village is a unique place to entertain children … Continue reading KOZIAR’S CHRISTMAS VILLAGE IN PENNSYLVANIA – TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT

MARITIME CANADA -16 REASONS TO TAKE A ROAD TRIP TO NOVA SCOTIA

Maritime Canada: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island, could easily be called Canada's best-kept secret and that is a good thing! Among these provinces, Nova Scotia, reaching out the farthest into the Atlantic Ocean, lures its visitors with the promise of stunning scenery and peaceful vacations. From the world-famous Cabot Trail on Cape … Continue reading MARITIME CANADA -16 REASONS TO TAKE A ROAD TRIP TO NOVA SCOTIA

23 TOP REASONS TO VISIT AMERICA

Did you know that the United States of America is the third most visited country in the world after France and Spain? About 75 million people spend their holidays in the USA each year.  Many come to visit American national parks, some prefer American cities like Las Vegas, New York City or Los Angeles, while … Continue reading 23 TOP REASONS TO VISIT AMERICA

Tips on visiting Venice. Venice Canal.

PRACTICAL TIPS ON VISITING VENICE ITALY

Venice Italy, one of the most iconic sights of Europe, lures visitors from around the world. Romantic gondola rides, canal front restaurants, and charming hotels may be calling your name too, but do not pack your bags yet. To make your trip to Venice successful, you need to learn about the challenges that visitors face … Continue reading PRACTICAL TIPS ON VISITING VENICE ITALY

Palazzo Ducale Venice.

FAMOUS SIGHTS IN ITALY – WHAT NOT TO MISS

Is Italy on your bucket list but you do not know where to start? Are you asking yourself, what are the most famous sights in Italy and what not to miss when visiting? What are Italy's landmarks other than Rome, Florence, and Venice? In this post, I am presenting a detailed Italy's three-week itinerary of … Continue reading FAMOUS SIGHTS IN ITALY – WHAT NOT TO MISS

Drive from Capri to Anacapri.

FIRST TIME HOLIDAYS TO ITALY – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

In the age of global mingling, you may think that local cultures are slowly fading away, primarily in places flooded with tourist, but it is not necessarily the case. Italy is one of the examples of holding firmly to its own way of doing things if visitors like it or not. Keep that in mind … Continue reading FIRST TIME HOLIDAYS TO ITALY – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

WHY TO STAY IN RAVELLO ITALY

When traveling to places as popular as the Amalfi Coast in Italy, making the right decision about where to stay is crucial. Most visitors look into popular towns of Positano and Amalfi as their desired location but are they on the right track? My answer is no. Read on to learn why to stay in Ravello … Continue reading WHY TO STAY IN RAVELLO ITALY

WHY TO STAY IN IMEROVIGLI SANTORINI

Planning a trip can be complicated, especially to iconic destinations like Santorini Greece. One of the most important decisions you will need to make is where to stay. Should you choose Oia, famous for one of the world's most beautiful sunsets, or possibly Thira where the action is? Or perhaps a less touristy location but … Continue reading WHY TO STAY IN IMEROVIGLI SANTORINI

IS SPRING A GOOD TIME TO VISIT SANTORINI?

Santorini Greece draws over two million visitors per year. Most travelers come to see Oia, famous for its stunning sunset and beautiful blue domes. This is where you will find most of Santorini's shops, restaurants, and nightlife, but the island has a lot more to offer. Offseason, the island delivers solitude and relaxation. Spring may … Continue reading IS SPRING A GOOD TIME TO VISIT SANTORINI?

HIGHLIGHTS OF TUSCANY – WHAT TO DO

Remember the movie Under the Tuscan Sun? Remember the Tuscan village full of charm and romance? The movie perfectly portrays the heart of the region - Tuscan countryside. This is where you will find gently rolling hills, beautiful meadows, dreamy inns, and inviting vineyards of Chianti. But it is not all that the region has … Continue reading HIGHLIGHTS OF TUSCANY – WHAT TO DO

TWO RELAXING DAYS IN NIAGARA FALLS CANADA

There is no better place to relax and clear your mind than by a waterfall. Despite being a famous tourist attraction, Niagara Falls delivers just that. It has a hypnotic way to lure you into its never-ending spectacular. You can easily isolate yourself from those around you and get mesmerized by the falls' crashing water. … Continue reading TWO RELAXING DAYS IN NIAGARA FALLS CANADA

Lake Bleke Slovenia, reflection of the island.

LAKE BLED SLOVENIA – WHAT TO DO IN ONE DAY

Unless you live in Europe, you probably never heard about Lake Bled in Slovenia. Bordered by Austria, Croatia, Italy and Hungary, Slovenia is an off the beaten path gem of central Europe, with Lake Bled being its main attraction. I suspect, you do not know much about the country itself, which was part of Yugoslavia … Continue reading LAKE BLED SLOVENIA – WHAT TO DO IN ONE DAY

MOUNT TAMMANY – THE BEST HIKING IN NEW JERSEY

Hiking offers great benefits for your physical and mental health. It is one of the best ways to rejuvenate your body and soul, and without clearing your bank account. It is especially true if you live in densely populated areas, where high stress can influence your well being. If you live in New Jersey, New … Continue reading MOUNT TAMMANY – THE BEST HIKING IN NEW JERSEY

HOW TO VISIT ZERMATT SWITZERLAND – HOME OF THE MATTERHORN

Do you know the most photographed mountain in the world? Do you remember a background mountain from Ricola commercials? If not, how about the picture from the wraps of Swiss chocolate? The name of the mountain is the Matterhorn. It proudly stands in a resort town of Zermatt in Swiss Alps. The whole area is … Continue reading HOW TO VISIT ZERMATT SWITZERLAND – HOME OF THE MATTERHORN

Benefits of travel. Salitute at driftwood beach, Jekyll Island.

BENEFITS OF TRAVEL EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT 

People have been traveling for thousands of years, but if you look into the origin of the word travel, it has nothing to do with pleasure. On the contrary, it derives from words like: torment, labor, struggle, or even torture! If you ever got stuck on a highway or at the airport, you can easily … Continue reading BENEFITS OF TRAVEL EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT 

As blues as it could get. Navagio Beach Zakynthos Greece.

ZAKYNTHOS GREECE – HOW TO VISIT

Zakynthos Greece is the crown jewel of the Ionian Islands. Known for one of the world's most beautiful beaches, Navagio or Shipwreck Beach, is a popular European destination for those seeking spectacular scenery and relaxation at an affordable price. Here you will find sunny weather, warm people, and great food. If nightlife is your thing, … Continue reading ZAKYNTHOS GREECE – HOW TO VISIT

Living and traveling with cancer. Spring in Tuscany.

LIVING AND TRAVELING WITH CANCER

Do you ask yourself from time to time, how much longer do you have to live? What if you knew that your days are counted, would you live your life differently? Would you love more, hug more, and appreciate little things in life that you did not even notice before? How about traveling? Would you rush … Continue reading LIVING AND TRAVELING WITH CANCER

Why Utah is the most amazing state for nature lovers - the one and only Bryce Canyon National Park.

WHY UTAH IS THE BEST STATE FOR NATURE LOVERS

Are you a nature lover looking to spend your vacations in a place that is beautiful, easy to reach, and has the highest concentration of incredible natural wonders. Look no further, then there is only one answer: Utah! Located in the southwest part of the US, Utah delivers on stunning scenery, exceptional hiking, and even … Continue reading WHY UTAH IS THE BEST STATE FOR NATURE LOVERS

11 TOP REASONS TO VISIT PORTUGAL

Stunning beaches, crystal blue water, world class architecture, great wine and food, friendly people and affordability - if that sounds like a perfect vacation, I have a place for you to visit - Portugal! Not many countries can offer all of this, and more, in one package and without breaking your budget. Portugal's weather just … Continue reading 11 TOP REASONS TO VISIT PORTUGAL

ONE WEEK IN PORTUGAL – THE ESSENTIAL TRAVEL ITINERARY

Because of its affordability, incredible beauty, and sunny weather almost year-round, Portugal is quickly becoming one of the most popular European destinations. While Lisbon and Porto remain the most visited locations, travelers are also discovering the country's other fabulous attractions like Pena Palace in Sintra, Benagil Cave in the dramatic Algarve coast, Venice of Portugal … Continue reading ONE WEEK IN PORTUGAL – THE ESSENTIAL TRAVEL ITINERARY

10 TOP REASONS TO VISIT ICELAND

Iceland is mostly known for Northern Lights and its famous attraction, the Blue Lagoon. But there is so much more to love there. In recent years, the country became a hot travel destination and certainly not because it has hot weather to offer. So why is Iceland attracting so many visitors, despite its harsh climate … Continue reading 10 TOP REASONS TO VISIT ICELAND