Europe

Where everyday is a fairytale!

Whatever your travel dreams offer, Europe is certain to take your breath away. A kaleidoscope of culture, landscapes and cuisine make this continent a fulfilling travel destination for the young and old alike. Surrounded by world famous cities teeming with life, the heart of Europe beats through the metropolitans of ancient Greece, the birthplace of western civilization. A place where every country is so vastly different than the next, Europe has the rare claim to a borderless treaty called the Schengen Agreement in which internal border control has been abolished between designated countries. A cutting edge, progressive society, any visitor traveling to Europe will find that like the vast horizon, the opportunities in this country are endless.

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The Peak of One of Gaudi's Mansion Art Pieces in Barcelona, Spain, Europe
A Day in Barcelona on a Budget

Spending the day walking the streets of Barcelona offers the perfect opportunity to see, feel and learn the local history and architecture in a single day.

A Lazy Barbary Macaque Relaxing on Some Rocks in Southern France's Rocamadour Monkey Park, Europe
Monkeying around France with Barbary Macaques

Did you know southern France has free roaming Barbary Macaques? Meet, touch and learn all about this endangered species at the Forêt des Singes in Rocamadour.

Slovenia UNESCO Cave in the Karst Plateau Region of Europe's Balkan Countries, East Europe, No watermark
Exploring the Skocjanske James Cave

Famed for its caves, Slovenia's Karst region has some of the most unique underground systems in all of the Balkan countries. Join us as we venture into the heart of the Skocjanske James UNESCO cave.

Several Coasteering People Along the Coast with WIND in Portugal
Coasteering the Portuguese Arrábida Nature Park

If you are an adrenaline junkie, who wants to avoid the crowds while traveling in Portugal, head to the Arrábida region of this country and try coasteering, an extreme sport that combines swimming, climbing, and cliff jumping.

Ali and Joey Windsurfing in Spain on the Mer Menor close to La Manga
Trying our Hand at Windsurfing Spain’s Mar Menor

Trying to windsurf for the first time is no easy feat but a good place to start is on Spain's Mar Menor a sheltered lagoon well-known for watersports.

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A Walk around King’s Landing

Visiting Croatia's beautiful city of Dubrovnik and exploring the Game of Thrones filming locations around old town.

The Cliffs And Water Of The Island Of Zakynthos
Zakynthos To Do’s for the Non-Diver

Use this list during your vacation to take yourself to the top 5 most important sites on Zakynthos island!

The Rear Of A Sailboat Anchored Near The White Beach
Sailing on Santorini

Take to the water and sail around Santorini, one of Greece's most beautiful volcanic islands.

Blue Dome Of A Church On Santorini
Hopping Over to Santorini Island

Combine the natural beauty of Santorini with some rich history and stunning sights for the ultimate Greek vacation.

Looking Across at the Stadium
A Day at an Olympic Stadium

While traveling Greece, don't miss out on Athen's Panathenaic Stadium, a world renown sports complex that hosted the first modern day Olympic games.

Temple on the Cliff
Making Friends with Poseidon

The tip of Cape Sounion, Greece was the picture perfect spot for our half day adventure and swim with Poseidon, the mighty god of the sea.

Looking Over Zurich From A Tower
A Glimpse of Switzerland

On your Swiss Alps vacation make sure to plan a stop in Bern, Zürich and Geneva, the three biggest cities of this country.

5 Interesting Facts About Switzerland

A few interesting facts about the country of Switzerland that I found out during our visit.

The Sun Behind The French Alps
Snowboarding the French Alps

Looking for some fun in the snow? Flaine, France is the perfect place to hit the slopes on your winter vacation.

Some Beer On The Wall Of The Brewery In The Netherlands
Amsterdam’s Windmill Brewery

Combine beer tasting with urban beauty on your Netherlands vacation. Stop for a drink or stay for a tour at Amsterdam's only windmill brewery.

Restaurant Table Setting In The Netherlands
Dining around Holland

If you are a food lover take a pit stop at some of these tasteful restaurants around the Netherlands.

Cheese Shop In Gouda And Samples
From Gouda with Love

What better way to indulge in a little dairy goodness than in the Netherlands historic city of Gouda!

Pink Sky And Kinderdijk Windmills
A Horizon of Windmills

Explore the windmills filled horizon of the Kinderdijk while learning all about Dutch history in just one day.

Smoking Mars Like Landscape in Myvatn
Hiking in Mývatn

Iceland's natural beauty is overwhelming, specifically around Mývatn. Check out the top 5 places to hike in this region.

The Blue Water
Iceland Hot Springs

Take a dip in the Blue Lagoon and the Mývatn Nature Baths, two of Iceland's best geothermal hot springs.

Icelandic Horses
The Iceland Bucket List

Try these 9 adventures and truly feel like you have lived it up on your vacation to Iceland.

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall with Ali
Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls

Iceland's pristine beauty is world renowned and after having visited 8 different waterfalls around the country we now understand why.

Rainbow Over a Field
Icelandic Trolls

The Fossatún troll gardens is a neat spot to check out and learn about Icelandic fables and superstitions.

The Glacier Lagoon in Southern Iceland
Icebergs

Seeing the beauty of Iceland's world renowned Jökulsárlón Lagoon was a jaw dropping experience. Check out our frigid adventure.

Icelandic Grocery Store
Icelandic Grocery Stores

Find out about the different grocery stores in Iceland and the best way to go about purchasing food.

Black Sand Beach in Iceland
Rescue Rangers

Getting stuck happens! Read about how we rescued a stuck car from Iceland's black sand beaches.

Sulphure Field and Lava Stone
Iceland Going Green

A pioneer to geothermal energy, find out how Iceland is taking big steps towards saving the planet.

Costal Road in Iceland
Our Hippy Mobile

A small and affordable camping caravan, we never thought we'd be exploring Iceland in this throwback 70's mobile.

Fishing Boats in Iceland Harbour
The Land of Vikings

Discovering Europe's most isolated country is a lot easier than most people think.

France Map with Tower
Une Randonné a Paris

Check out this list for the top things to see and do while traveling to Paris.

A Wall of Skulls
Les Catacombes

Explore the Catacombs of Paris; one of the creepiest tourist site in France.

Close Up of the Tower
La Tour

Check out the complete guide on what to expect when climbing the Eiffel Tower.

Paris Tower and Flowers
Paris Savoir Faire

Paris is full of people in all different shapes and sizes, discover which ones to avoid while on vacation.

Bruges on the Water
Exploring Bruges

While in Belgium, the city of Bruges is worth a trip both for the view and to sample local delicacies.

Cracker with Dutch Sprinkles
Dutch Treats

Guide your palette through this list of top Dutch treats, that will leave your taste buds wanting more.

Neon Door
The Red Light District

You haven't truly explored Amsterdam until you have been to the Red Light District, a place leaving nothing to the imagination.

Clogs on a Rack
Dutch Clogs

From wooden stump to tourist shops window, learn all about the fabrication of dutch clogs.

Baking Stuff
Oliebollen

Master the art of making oliebollen with our simple step-by-step homemade recipe.

Amsterdam Bike Silhouette
Visiting the Netherlands

From world famous windmills to delicious cheeses, there is no shortage of places to see in Holland all year round.

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