Europe Articles

The view of old town Bansko and the snowy mountains
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Learning to ski in Bansko, Bulgaria with Snomads: Affordable Europe Skiing for all levels

Bansko in Bulgaria is an affordable europe Ski resort with a beautiful old town. It's ideal for skiing in Europe for all levels, and a great destination.
The start of the torchlight procession in Edinburgh
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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay: The best place to party for New Year’s Eve?

From flames burning at the torchlight procession, to a celebrity led midnight party – Edinburgh's Hogmanay is one of the best NYE parties in the world!
The Falkland Islands
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Reasons to visit the Falkland Islands (as part of your South America itinerary)

Looking for reasons to visit the Falkland Islands? From wildlife to wild vistas, the archipelego is a unique adventure to add to a South America itinerary.
A sunset amongst the mountains around Salzburg
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The many slices of Salzburg: UNESCO city centre to mountain lakes

Salzburg isn’t just a famous city centre, it’s a region that was once its own country, here's what to do on a long weekend in Salzburg, Austria.
Milano Duomo with a lion statue in the foreground
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Best Places to Visit in Europe this Autumn & Winter

Being back in Europe for winter has its perks. Exploring historic cobbled streets, cool canals and grand architecture without fighting through a selfie stick crowd is well worth the chilly mornings. These eleven places should be making the cut on your agenda right now.
Durham Castle as seen from the riverside
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Reasons to visit Durham City and County, the quintessential English getaway

The city of Durham is the ideal British escape. A grand UNESCO Cathedral, impressive castles, afternoon tea and interactive museums in the perfect package.
Canals in The Hague
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A long-weekend in The Hague, the perfect Europe city-break?

A long weekend in The Hague packs a punch with chic beach clubs, golden sands, Dutch brews, great dining, history, culture, museums and of course, canals!
Man O'War beach on the Jurassic Coast
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My favourite places to travel in England

Cities, beaches, pre-historic fossils and incredible architecture... don't skip these amazing places in England.
A street in Beamish Museum, with old fashioned shops and tram rails
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The best museum in England? Why Beamish in Durham is a must-visit

The Living Museum of the North, Beamish is an amazing place where history comes alive in an interactive way. It is hands down the best museum I've visited!
The Peace Palace at night
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An eye-opening visit to The Hague during the Peace and Justice weekend

Every year The Hague, known as the city of peace and justice, opens its most important institutions to the public, providing the perfect chance to learn.
Comacchio Emilia Romagna
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Exploring Emilia Romagna: Comacchio canals, Po Delta Flamingos, and forested cycling escapes

Explore the charming canals of Comacchio, the flamingos of the Po Delta, or head deep into the forest for a cycling adventure in the Emilia Romagna countryside.
Bolgna
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Things to do in Emilia Romagna: 15 must visit places and experiences

Emilia Romagna is a stunning region of Italy where tiny villages of colourful houses, amazing foods, supercars and buzzing cities come together.
A cathedral in Kyiv Ukraine framed by an art stool on the bottom right
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One day in Kyiv, Ukraine: the surprising city that deserved more than a stopover

One day in Kyiv was certainly not enough, but it still allowed me time to sample the culture, architecture and leafy vibes of the Ukrainian capital.
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Apples, aristocrats and alpine lakes: visiting Val di Non in Trentino

Inside the verdant green orchard style valley of Val Di Non, in Trentino, Northern Italy, awaits castles, mirror like lakes and culinary treats.
Mont St Michael France at Night
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Ten weekend break destinations in France that aren’t Paris

France is so much more than the city of love, so be sure to consider these ten other beautiful destinations for your weekend trip to France.
The white-washed cliff buildings stick out over the blue ocean of Polignano a Mare
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Epic Puglia and Lombardy Italy two week road trip itinerary: South to North

The north and south of Italy both offer diverse and different landscapes and activities. Double your journey to Italy by visiting both Puglia and Lombardy.
A beautiful theatre with stools and balconies in Mantua Italy
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Things to do in Lombardy, Italy: a photo guide to this fantastic region

From the stunning nature of Lake Garda and Como, to the art and architecture of amazing city's, the Lombardy region of Italy packs a punch!
A line of white washed Trullo with conical roofs in Alberobello Puglia
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Things to do in Puglia, Italy: a photo guide to Italy’s dazzling heel

Top things to do in Puglia, such as Alberobello, Lecce, Locorotondo and Polignano a Mare. Discover the stunning region in the 'heel' of Italy's boot.
Rooftops of an Puglian town with a church tower in the foreground
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In the hills of Foggia, Puglia: Watermills, orecchiette, and authentic mountain towns

Discover an authentic side to Puglia, Italy by heading to the mountains. From watermills making pasta to the towns of Bovino and Sant'Agata di Puglia.
Cartagena Murcia Spain
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A cultural tour through the Region of Murcia: Cartagena, Murcia & Lorca

The region of Murcia, in Spain, might not be the most visited in the country, but there are plenty of things to do in Murcia away from the coast.
Cremona Cathedral framed by a Portico
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Curious about Cremona, Italy: a city of vintage violins, mustard fruit and sweet surprises

Cremona, in the Lombardy region of Italy, might be most famous for its violin production, but is it still worth a visit beyond the stringed instruments?