Though I’ve done a post on my least favorite cities (twice!), I’ve realized I have never done a post on my all-time favorite cities, though longtime readers might be able to guess which ones I really love. (There are a lot of posts about Stockholm, Paris, and Bangkok, right?) Given that I’ve written about the places […]
In this post, I share travel advice by readers from all around the world. These travelers learned their lessons the hard way and are here to share their most useful and important tips, tricks, and insights with you – the community. Whether you’re a new traveler or an expert, these tips are worth the read!
I cut my trip in Australia and New Zealand short. It was 2008, and I’d been traveling for 18 months. I was simply sick of traveling. I was tired of meeting people, tired of moving around, tired of having the same conversations over and over. So I decided one day in Brisbane that it was […]
When traveling, everyone has one thing they can’t be without. That one item that makes the good day better and the bad day good. For me, it is my iPod. I love music. It makes my world go around. You will rarely find me not listening to something. I once had my iPod stolen and […]
Located about 110 km outside of Sofia, Bulgaria, is the Rila Monastery. It was the highlight of my trip to Sofia and made an otherwise dull visit quite exciting. The monastery was founded by the hermit St. Ivan of Rila and was built by his students while he lived in a cave. The original Rila […]
The city of Copenhagen has a long and rich history. It was the center of the Danish empire for hundreds of years, and as such, it is home to many palaces, historic buildings, and cultural relics. But modern Copenhagen is not a city steeped in the past — it is looking forward to the future. The […]