Nemi – The strawberry village

If you are in Rome (Italy), probably the best and easiest day trip you could make is to visit Castelli Romani. Just 20 km southeast of the Eternal City begins the gentle climb through the forests of Coli Albani to the 13 Castelli Romani villages. The mountain is actually the long-extinct Volcano Laziale, which hasContinue reading “Nemi – The strawberry village”

Searching for the legends of Prague (Part B)

Continuing from Part A Visiting Prague (the capital of the Czech Republic) is like traveling back in time. You encounter history at every step you take and around every corner you turn. The whole city thrives in folk stories, historical legends and myths. The houses, the churches, the palaces, the squares, even a road or aContinue reading “Searching for the legends of Prague (Part B)”

Searching for the legends of Prague (Part A)

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is one of the most beautiful and picturesque cities in Europe. Visiting Prague is like traveling back in time. You encounter history at every step you take and around every corner you turn. The whole city thrives in folk stories, historical legends and myths. The houses, the churches,Continue reading “Searching for the legends of Prague (Part A)”

Riesenrad (Vienna) – A treasure of European cinema culture

Riesenrad is a giant Ferris wheel, located in the famous Prater Park and one of the city symbols that dominates the skyline of Vienna (Austria). Almost 65 meters tall, it offers visitors breathtaking and unforgettable views of the city and Danube. The Wheel was built in 1897 to mark the 50 years (Golden Jubilee) of Emperor FranzContinue reading “Riesenrad (Vienna) – A treasure of European cinema culture”

8 things to do if you’ re visiting Barcelona for the first time…

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia in Spain, is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. A lively city, where the old and the new mingle in a unique way. Barcelona is hard to be described in just eight things but these eight things suggested here are a good start. 1. Τake an afternoonContinue reading “8 things to do if you’ re visiting Barcelona for the first time…”

7 reasons why you should visit Marseille …

Marseille is the second-largest city of France, its main commercial port and the most significant city of the historical province of Provence. Marseille was originally founded circa 600 BC as the Greek colony of Massalia and became the preeminent Greek polis in the region of southern Gaul. As a big trading center and the gate of France to AfricaContinue reading “7 reasons why you should visit Marseille …”

4 must-do day trips from Lisbon

After our article about Lisbon, we are going to suggest four memorable day trips which can be easily done by car. We excluded Sintra, with the beautiful and fairytale Palacio Nacional da Pena, because it is a world famous town and every traveller visiting Lisbon has it already in his/her itinerary. So, hire a carContinue reading “4 must-do day trips from Lisbon”

8 things to do if you’ re visiting Lisbon for the first time…

Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, is a beautiful city. Bathed in the sunlight and the breeze of the Atlantic Ocean, it is a city of many faces and secrets. Old, new, tradition, innovation, happiness, nostalgia, sadness, culture, fun, taste all are blended in a unique way that creates a unique city. Here are 8 thingsContinue reading “8 things to do if you’ re visiting Lisbon for the first time…”

How to spend an unforgettable morning in St Tropez !!!

When we hear about Saint Tropez in Southern France, we all think about yachts, expensive cars, celebrities, actors, singers, brands and exclusive hotels. Well, Saint Tropez is all these but it is also more. It is also a picturesque fishing village, preserved perfectly, where everyone could have a great time according to the money heContinue reading “How to spend an unforgettable morning in St Tropez !!!”

Loket – A hidden gem in the shadow of Karlovy Vary

One of the most common day trips for travellers who visit Prague is the world famous town of Karlovy Vary. Just 15 km from the centre of Karlovy Vary, on the banks of Ohre River, you can visit one of the most beautiful towns of the Czech Republic (and of Central Europe in our opinion),Continue reading “Loket – A hidden gem in the shadow of Karlovy Vary”