5 Reasons Why I Love Kraków

Kraków, Poland is on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage sites and it’s easy to see why. It’s a beautiful romantic city that buzzes with life. I had the fortune of living there for a few weeks while my husband and I adopted our children. Here’s why I fell in love with it.   Architecture The … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Love Kraków

5 foods to try in Portugal

Who doesn't love food? And who doesn't love Portugal? Portugal and food together make this amazing combination called - surprise - Portuguese food. If you travel to Portugal, make sure to try these five foods or you'll miss out.   1. Pastel de nata You can find these sweet pastries on every second corner and … Continue reading 5 foods to try in Portugal

Everything you need to know about Chile’s public transport system

When I arrived in Chile in February, I had never ridden a public bus for transport, and only ridden the metro when visiting Washington D.C. Over three months later though, I can not just use public transport here, but actually really enjoy it! What follows is a run-down of the public transportation info, tips, and tricks. … Continue reading Everything you need to know about Chile’s public transport system

Off the beaten track: London

London - a city where all cultures of the world meet and live peacefully alongside each other. A city of fashion, art, and glamour. London itself is a definite must-see, no doubt about that. The series alternative travel itinerary doesn't list obvious things that can be found in any travel guide (like the Buckingham Palace, the Big Ben … Continue reading Off the beaten track: London

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Off the beaten track: Paris

Paris - the city of love, but the city of so much more. If you've already seen the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel-tower, you might be ready for some some lesser known sights in Paris - that are just as beautiful though.   1. Le mur des je t'aime Square Jean Rictus, Place des Abbesses, … Continue reading Off the beaten track: Paris

6 things not to miss in Istanbul

Istanbul - the only metropolis in the world that is located in two continents (Asia & Europe), and the biggest city in Turkey. Here are 6 things you don't want to miss in Istanbul:   1. Hagia Sophia Sultan Ahmet Mahallesi, Ayasofya Meydanı, 34122 The Hagia Sophia is a definite landmark of Istanbul and located … Continue reading 6 things not to miss in Istanbul