7 beautiful European villages you should visit

When it is comes to travelling through Europe, Erwin and I prefer to go to under the radar destinations, small villages, and to the big cities when it is off season. We find that the real charm of Europe lies actually in the small authentic villages rather than the big crowded cities.

In An Island State of Mind!!

I am in an island state of mind lately: it is has been pretty cold lately in the Netherlands and my most effective defensive mechanism has been a trip to memory lane into 8 beautiful sunny islands that I would love to come back to. 

7 Warmer European destinations to visit during Winter!

Having said that, some part of Europe are subtropical and are the perfect destinations to escape cold winters. By warm, I don’t mean humid Summer weather but rather gentle Spring weather***good enough for me***

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.

13 Christmas Traditions all over the World

You all know what I am talking about: Christmas! A lot of countries all over the World share Christmas celebration similarities which includes the tree, the lighting  and Santa Claus. Yet a lot of them still are unique with their own traditions.
Let’s find out what they are in Lebanon, Palestine, Japan, Netherlands, France, UK, Germany, Finland, Chile, USA, Canada and Australia.

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!