Category: Europe

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Romania Road Trip: Everything You Need To Know

This post contains everything you need to know to plan an epic Romania road trip. Interested in seeing more of Europe besides the standard sites?  Consider taking a road trip through Romania.   Romania is one of Europe’s true hidden gems.  Often overlooked by travellers, this Balkan country is packed full

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Wild Camping In Scotland: The Ultimate Guide

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. Welcome to the essential guide to wild camping in Scotland. Wild camping in Scotland is awesome.  It’s definitely one of the best ways to fully immerse yourself in

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Walks In Galloway Forest Park: The Highlands Of The Lowlands

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. Looking for the best walks in Galloway Forest Park? Often overlooked by visitors who head straight up to the Highlands and Islands, Galloway Forest Park is a

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Camping In Galloway Forest Park: Beautiful And Untouched

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. If you’re looking for a Scottish wilderness adventure, you should go camping in Galloway Forest Park. Galloway Forest Park covers an area of more than 300 square miles (770

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Top 13 Best Things To Do In Riga

Riga is one of the most underrated cities in Europe.  The capital of Latvia (and largest city in the Baltic region) has acquired something of a reputation as a party destination in recent years.  It’s true, the drink is cheap, and the parties can be wild.  But there are so many

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Best Beaches In Sintra (Portugal) – An Ultimate Guide

Some links in this post are affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through links from this site. Portugal is well known for its stunning beaches.  With almost 1,800 kilometres of Atlantic coastline, there’s no shortage of sun-kissed golden sands in this Iberian nation.  While

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Top 10 Best Things To Do In Naples (Italy)

Naples gets a bad rep.  Sure, it’s busy, a little dirty, and has a bit of a mafia problem.  But that’s also true of many places.  Despite its flaws, it’s still an incredible city to visit.  There are so many amazing things to do in Naples. You’ll find many destinations

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Tourtour: Provence’s Beautiful Village In The Sky

Tourtour is an idyllic medieval village in rural south-east France.  Locals call it “le village dans le ciel” (the village in the sky) on account of its stunning location. The village is full of beautiful stone buildings, with narrow streets, tinkling fountains, ornately carved wooden doors, and tiled archways.  Its central

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Tallinn Old Town: Estonia’s Beautiful Medieval Capital

Tallinn is definitely one of my favourite cities in Europe.   It’s clean, affordable, safe, relatively compact, has tonnes of history and culture, fantastic food, and loads of quirky, fun bars and cafes.  At the very centre, Tallinn Old Town is one of the best-preserved medieval cities in the world. Tallinn’s Old Town

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Split Old Town: Croatia’s Fascinating Roman City

The ancient walled city of Split is an incredible place.   Walking around Split Old Town (or Old City Split, depending on who you ask), there’s history literally everywhere you go.   The city’s bustling port, on the Adriatic Sea, was first established by the ancient Greeks who built a settlement here.