Category Archive: Europe

Feb 22

Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Austria

  Bratislava is only 45 minutes from Vienna, they are two of the closest capitals in Europe. Many people like to combine both for a trip or fly into affordable Bratislava on a low cost airline for an easy way to see Vienna. In our case we rented a car to explore Slovakia which we …

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Feb 20

What to see in a road trip from Madrid, Spain to Portugal and back.

  Spain and Portugal are two countries that offer innovative possibilities for a fantastic road trip in Europe. There is an excellent network of highways, many historical and colorful towns, great lodgings, delicious food and both countries are more affordable than any other European duo.

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Feb 15

What to see and do in Bern, Switzerland

  The Swiss capital is a very unassuming and charming place, one might not think of it as the capital from first sight, however the same logic applies to the country as a whole, unassuming yet impressive. While Switzerland is often equated with the industrious and trend setting efficiency of modern life, Bern is a …

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Feb 05

High Tatras Slovakia is a spectacular winter vacation

The allure of the High Tatras first became a reality for us traveling a few years ago on a student budget through Europe. The desire to encounter nature is always part of our trips and that one to Southern Poland and Northern Slovakia was one which has brought us back often.

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Jan 28

Poland’s best Christmas Market: Krakow

  On a recent trip to Eastern Europe in the days following Christmas we found that markets were closing sooner after the holiday itself  than we had hoped. Often markets were open till January 6th in the past, but more open before Christmas and close soon after these days. We caught the very last one …

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