The German wines you’ve been missing

By Sergio González | 16:48

France, Italy and Spain are the great wine producers in Europe while Germany, Belgium or Czech Republic are often regarded for their beers and ales. This is not fair since missing out the new German wines is something your palate can’t afford. Actually, winemaking in Germany began as early as the first Roman conquerors brought some […]

Harbin Ice & Snow Festival

By Sergio González | 13:39

The feeling of full happiness that comes right after deciding to take a long-planned trip or finding the perfect outfit that will make your night something to remember is ephemeral. It only lasts for a few seconds! With ice sculptures the same thing happens. They are incredible because it takes skill and lots of creativity to […]

Eastern Europe: It’s worth a shot!

By Sergio González | 11:24

Eastern Europe is one of the Old Continent’s best kept secrets. When you’re planning a Euro trip, usually Paris, Barcelona, Milan or London are the first cities to come to your mind. Let’s not let our brain fool us because Bucharest, Prague or Warsaw are well worth a shot! Eastern Europe is a geographical entity […]

Romantic getaways in the Swiss Alps

By Sergio González | 13:26

Switzerland is famous for chocolates, cuckoo clocks, financial secrecy and for being a synonym to political neutrality. However, if you ask anyone how they think Switzerland looks like, all odds are they’ll picture a bucolic scene taken from the 1974 Japanese anime Heidi, Girl of the Alps. A huge success home and abroad, especially in Asia, […]

When winter sports get funny, weird and extreme

By Sergio González | 17:01

Sochi Olympics are at its height, showing the whole world once again why winter is such a cool season to play sports, the more when they are strange and fun winter sports.

Vienna: A winter wonderland

By Sergio González | 11:58

Vienna is the capital of modern Austria but it was also the royal seat for the Habsburg dynasty and the several empires they ran, the last being Austria-Hungary. Everywhere you go in Vienna, you feel this almighty touch, as UNESCO did when they awarded Vienna’s Old Town a World Heritage site.

Discover Madrid’s winter

By Sergio González | 16:24

Despite Barcelona’s popularity among millennials, Madrid is actually the most visited city in Spain, and if you make it during winter there are some special treats waiting for you. The capital of Spain and also the largest city in the country, the official name of Madrid is “The village of Madrid”. You’d hardly call a […]

Why winter is such a cool season

By Sergio González | 10:11

Winter is cool and not only because temperatures go down but for the amount of unique, special things we can only enjoy -officially- during these three months of every year. Don’t even think about saying that you only can have ice-cream in summer and that it is enough to name it best season: the top […]

Winter festivals you shouldn’t miss

By Sergio González | 12:27

Winter is a great time for visiting some of the most touristic destinations and avoiding high season crowds, but it’s also the right time to enjoy some of the coolest winter festivals around the world. Groundhog Day in North America is one of the most well-known winter traditions where people gather around its burrow every […]

Winter sunrises that will make you believe in magic

By Sergio González | 12:54

Waking up to a freshly fallen blanket of snow is one of the greatest joys of winter and there’s nothing more magical about winter scenery than the feeling of being cozy and warm. Suddenly everything becomes beautiful and you can’t help but Instagram it while still in your pajamas. Today we want you to go […]