The Best Time to Visit Iceland: Summer or Winter?

Iceland has a concentrated tourist season pretty much any time of the year, especially due to the high popularity of free layovers between flights from the US to Europe or vice-versa. Who wouldn’t take a…

What Does Brexit Mean for EU residents in the UK?

This morning we found out that the UK has voted 52% to 48 % to leave the European Union, shocking the world and revealing a divided country. Now, why do I even care and why…

Hampton Court Palace Facts

Hampton Court Palace is the most famous Tudor residence and probably one of the most fun palaces to visit. The place was the heart of many Tudor scandals from their daily life. So even if you’re…

Around the World in 80 Castles: Beautiful Castles in Europe

When I first came to London I was fascinated by its historical sites, especially those from the Tudor era. As a historian, I loved wandering around different castles and palaces. However I quickly realized that my friend…

Best Places for Cat Lovers

Valentine’s Day is about love and since this year there will be a lot of single people out there why don’t we express the love for our furry friends cats? Every day millions of people click…

Amazing Reindeer Safari & Husky Sledge Ride in Lapland, Finland

Lapland is home to over 200,000 reindeers, each with an owner, as there are no reindeers living in the wild surprisingly. Obviously I couldn’t leave Lapland without experiencing a reindeer safari in the snowy forest.…

Ultimate Winter Getaway to Rovaniemi in Finland

Lapland in Finland is without a doubt the ultimate spot for a Christmas break, as the Artic Circle is a truly phenomenal corner of the world. It’s surreal climate with white nights during the summer…

The Most Haunted Places in the World

As a solo female traveler, I have had a few scary moments during my travels. I got a dengue fever in the Philippines, my bus was kidnapped in Mexico, and I survived a scooter crash…

Is Romania an Underrated Destination?

Romania is quite often forgotten by travelers. I have to admit that even though I wanted to visit, I was only interested in Bucharest and the castles of Dracula. When I received the opportunity to spend…