Europe

Europe is blessed with having dozens of diverse nations, cultures, architectural styles and types of cuisine, all crammed into a (relatively) small space. Travelling around the continent is a breeze and while it’s not the cheapest place to travel (it’s more expensive the further west you go), it’s definitely worth every penny.

Europe Travel

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Magical Montenegro – Experiencing the Bay of Kotor

It took us about three hours to drive from the fairytale city of Dubrovnik in Croatia, to yet another magical place, Kotor in the small country of Montenegro. As soon as our little car rounded the bend and into the bay, we were in awe of the postcard-perfect landscapes. The bay, which is also known as ...
Croatia Travel

Discovering Dubrovnik: Croatia’s Fairytale City

We had wanted to visit the magical city of Dubrovnik for many years, ever since we saw photos of red-tiled roofs surrounded by a towering stone wall, with the Adriatic Sea crashing against the cliff side below. Every photo we saw was simply stunning. Oh ya, this was definitely a dream destination for us! Don’t Miss Our ...
The Ultimate Guide to Travelling Dubrovnik, Croatia

The Ultimate Guide to Travelling Dubrovnik, Croatia

There are numerous things to see and do in Dubrovnik. This is one of Croatia’s – and all of Europe’s – most scenic old towns. In this article, I’m going to tell you everything you need to know about travelling to this beautiful walled city so that you can make the most of a visit here. Why Go? Entering ...
A Guide to Travelling in Split, Croatia

A Guide to Travelling in Split, Croatia

When trying to decide where we would stay for a couple of weeks after the tourism conference in Turkey, we immediately thought of Croatia. After some research, we decided on Split, which is the second largest city in the country – it’s not too big, but not too small. Split is an excellent base for going on ...
Soaking up Sarajevo: 5 Days in Bosnia's War-Torn Capital

Soaking up Sarajevo: 5 Days in Bosnia’s War-Torn Capital

The plane dipped below the dark clouds and a mountainous terrain revealed itself beneath us, blanketed in a dense fog. Dariece and I both peered out the window and to our surprise (and dismay) we saw a light skiff of snow painting the hilltops that surrounded Sarajevo. The capital of Bosnia & Herzegovina was where we ...
Travelling in Europe: Highlights From Two Months On The Road

Travelling in Europe: Highlights From Two Months On The Road

As of today, we are exactly two months into our Europe trip! It’s hard to believe that just two months ago we were lazing on Puerto Rico’s lovely beaches, and before that, pet-sitting in Barbados and Grenada. Prior to arriving in Europe, we had spent the past two years travelling and living in tropical countries, ...