Tips for Visiting Florence: How to Avoid Mistakes

When tourists think of visiting Italy for the first time, their must-see places are usually Rome, Florence and Venice. While getting around Rome is way more complex than in Venice or Florence, there are certain…

25 Interesting Fact About Poland That Most People Don’t Know

I was born and raised in Poland. Here’s what the tourism board doesn’t tell you about Poland and neither does Google since quite often Google tends to forget about Poland’s achievements (start googling and you’ll see…

Where to Stay in Amsterdam: Best Neighborhoods

While it’s easy to find a hostel, apartment, fancy hotel, or local guesthouse in Amsterdam isn’t hard, picking the best area to stay in Amsterdam can make or break your trip. Amsterdam is a very diverse…

20 Things to Know About Living in the Netherlands

Amsterdam does not equal the Netherlands. Here are some things that might surprise you and save you some cultural shock. Plus basic tips for expat life in the Netherlands and things you didn’t know about Holland,…

Practical Tips for Moving to the Netherlands

Moving to the Netherlands might be a great adventure, especially when you’re a student. You probably expect a lot of fun, making new friends and exploring the area. I was extremely excited to move to…

Practical Tips for Visiting Paris: How to Avoid Mistakes

Paris is a great city that can never disappoint. You can return again and again and there is always something fantastic to experience, something to see that you haven’t seen before and eat food you haven’t…

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Tromso, Norway in the Winter

If you’re looking for an adventurous winter wonderland, Tromso in Norway could be your perfect destination. Located above the Arctic Circle, it’s the home of the world’s northernmost University. The town is small but full…

Day Trip to Loire Valley Castles: Chambord, Chenonceau, Amboise

Loire Valley is the region called the ‘Garden of France’ for a good reason. Countless acres of beautiful woods, vineyards, and farmland that produce some of France’s top delicacies, combined with history and beautiful architecture. It calls…

Amsterdam Neighbourhood of Oud-Zuid

Amsterdam is surely one of the prime destinations to visit in Europe. But the city is way more than its central part called ‘the Ring’ and has many neighborhoods that visitors will enjoy. Even though…