Our 2017 Travel resolutions vs/ our 2017 travels

We had a  promising list of 12 bucket list trips we wanted to make in 2017: Saint Petersburg/ Russia, Peru/North of Chile/ Bolivia, the ABC Islands, Japan/ Kyoto, Norway, Croatia, Morocco/ Essaouira, Jordan/Petra, Iceland, Cuba/ Habana, Canada/Quebec, The US/The Keys. 
And like many other resolutions, unfortunately they failed.

7 things Valencia, Rotterdam and Porto have in common

Just last week, we had an article about the 9 underrated beautiful cities in Europe we have visited during 2017 which included the cities of Valencia, Porto and Rotterdam. 

Despite being located in different countries, the 3 cities have a lot in common. Let’s go through some of them.

9 underrated European beautiful cities we have visited in 2017

Now that 2017 is coming to an end, I have been reminiscing on some of the stunning places we have travelled to during this year.

Yes, we’ve have been to big  touristy cities like Paris, Amsterdam, Athens, Venice, London… and we love each and every one of those cities, but then again, there are those outstanding less popular cities that can still manage to take our breath away. And we were not the only ones: big travel bloggers and travel channels are saying the same. if you don’t believe us **please believe us** we’ll refer you to the biggest names in the travel industry… all for a good cause!

First, there was Athens!

The Athenians were pioneers in many fields and aspects. Their legacy has had a significant influence on culture today, from the Olympics to the storytelling structure of Hollywood films.

10 things you didn’t know about Paris

I encountered many interesting facts about the City of Love. While I was able to share 2 on Instagram, there were many more and some were pretty very funny actually.

My top 10 “I’ll be back” cities

Now that the year is almost ending, everyone indulges in reminiscence. My personal recollections are always about travels. I can’t help it: when I am not busy planning for a new trip, I am often “revisiting” my favorite ones. Yes I confess: I am a traveler who has fallen in love with a few many cities ***oops***….

Travel isn’t always pretty!

“Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on you heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully you leave something good behind”. Anthony…

7 Reasons you should go to Malta in pictures

Some pictures are worth a thousand words…I hope these pictures could translate my love for Malta. 1-Valletta  2-Mdina     3-The three cities: I must confess, we still haven’t got the time to go to the three cities. But then again, it is good to keep something to look forward to do next time we visit…

15 things I love about the Netherlands

It has been four months since I have moved to the Netherlands and it has been such a wonderful ride. I’ve had the blog to keep me busy, Erwin to keep me warm, and technology to keep me connected to my family and friends. I have never lived outside of Lebanon for more than a month, so…

How Game of Thrones has changed the Travel Map

Surpassing The Sopranos to become the most-watched show on HBO in the US, the fantasy epic Game of Thrones has already made not only the actors stars, but also some of its more picturesque locations, from medieval castles and wild moorlands to sensational coastlines. Fans all over the world have followed their favorite character’s footsteps and have…