Monthly Archives: June 2014

Italy, off-the-beaten-path

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

  Italy is the most visited country in the world. While most tourists and travellers flock to Rome, Milan, Venice or Florence, Italy has many secret gems, tucked in each corner of the country. This Summer, do something different and far from the overwhelming crowds. Meet locals as you explore the small towns and enjoy […]

Keep it cool this summer

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

During the cold, long Winter, we all dream of enjoying the warmth of the sun, the evening breeze by the sea, playing in the sand and water…. But during Summer, these hot destinations can sometimes become unbearable due to the amount of people, extreme temperatures and high prices. So, this summer, why not forget the […]

3 Family-Friendly City Destinations

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Family beach resorts, paradise islands and small quaint villages where kids can roam free might sound quite appealing when planning a family vacation.  But this depends on how old your children are, what interests and activities you share with them and what you want to get out of this year´s family vacation.  If you´re looking for […]

The Best Shopping in Milan

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Three words are synonymous with Milan: design, finance and fashion. Known as an haute couture powerhouse, this city has as many outlets, alternative shops and second hand deals as it does big name boutiques and flagship stores which makes it a fantastic destination for any budget. Did you know that Milan celebrates a citywide sale […]

Europe´s 8 Best Secret Beaches

By Carlota Nelson | 10:31

If you´re looking for secret beaches without the noise, crowds, rambunctious children and music, this summer hit these undiscovered hideaways that are still under the radar. We´ve checked with travel experts and this is the list of the 8 recommended hidden beaches in the sunniest countries in Europe: Spain, Italy and Portugal.

The 4 best skylines in Europe

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

They say that a skyline serves as a kind of fingerprint of a city, that apparent line that separates earth from sky.  According to Paul D. Spreiregen, a member of the American Institute of Architects, a skyline is a physical representation of city´s facts of life, a potential work of art. Some rank skylines in […]

The best kept secrets in London

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

Discovering something new is part of the thrill in travelling. And when we stumble upon something new, we tend to want to share it with others. This is exactly what happened to us when we came across these unconventional and secret restaurants, bars and venues in Britain´s capital. Here are our favourite hidden gems you […]

Off the Beaten Path in Portugal

By Carlota Nelson | 10:30

This Summer we suggest you keep Portugal in mind for an off-the-beaten path adventure. A country that once dominated the maritime routes between Africa and the East, Portugal today offers its travellers an easy going vibe with lots to do and explore: superb beaches and hidden coves, small fishermen villages and charming, friendly cities, private […]

Best Bike Trips in Europe

By Carlota Nelson | 10:05

Active travel allows you to combine beautiful back roads, exercise and a slower paced lifestyle which is why cycling is the perfect way to go. This Summer you won´t only be looking at life but living it. The best cities in Europe to cycle are Copenhagen and Berlin but we wanted to gear you towards […]