Bruges and Ghent

How to Visit Bruges and Ghent if You Only Have One Day

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Bruges and Ghent are two charming, small towns in Belgium, each just a short train ride away from Brussels. In a perfect world, Bruges and Ghent each deserve their own day for exploring. However, if you are short on time, you can visit Bruges and Ghent in one day. We visited Bruges and Ghent in one day from Brussels. It’s …

London Paris Itinerary

10 Day London Paris Itinerary

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A visit to London and Paris is a classic European trip. Climb the Eiffel Tower, stroll up the Champs-Elysees, visit the world-class museums of the Louvre and the British Museum, and even take a day trip to Stonehenge. With this London Paris itinerary, visit two of Europe’s grandest cities and make some lifelong memories. This London Paris Itinerary is Good …

Chocolate Tour Brussels

How to do a Brussels Chocolate Tour On Your Own

Julie Belgium 2 Comments

When in Brussels, what are the best things to do? See the dazzling Grand Place with its opulent guildhalls and Town Hall, visit the funky Atomium, and of course, indulge on chocolate. For many people, this involves taking a Brussels chocolate tour. But what if you don’t want to go on a tour? What if you want to explore Brussels …

3 days in Paris

3 Days in Paris: The Ultimate Paris Itinerary

Julie France 3 Comments

So, you’re planning a trip to Paris? Welcome to one of our favorite cities. With 3 days in Paris, you have enough time to take in the view from the Eiffel Tower, say hi to Mona Lisa in the Louvre, eat street food crepes, climb the Arc de Triomphe, explore several Parisian neighborhoods, and visit the amazing Palace of Versailles. …

One Day in Utrecht

One Perfect Day in Utrecht, the Netherlands

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Utrecht, with its canals and street cafes, looks and feels like a smaller, less crowded version of Amsterdam. With one day in Utrecht, you can explore the scenic city center, take in the view from the tallest tower in the Netherlands, and dine at one of many great cafes and restaurants in town. An Overview of Utrecht The city center …

Easter in Paris

Easter in Paris: How to Have the Best Experience

Julie France 4 Comments

Easter in Paris…sounds nice, doesn’t it? Spring flowers, warm temperatures, enjoying the view from the Eiffel Tower. Sure, that sounds nice, but it’s not always the reality. You could get cold weather, rain showers, and long queues to get into the most popular tourist destinations. I would love to tell you that Easter in Paris is a glorious experience, but …

10 Day Turkey Itinerary Blue Mosque

10 Day Turkey Itinerary: Istanbul, Cappadocia & Ephesus

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Turkey is an amazing country to explore. With 10 days, you can tour Istanbul, explore the fairytale land of Cappadocia, and visit the ancient Roman ruins of Ephesus. Highlights of this Turkey itinerary include a visit to the Hagia Sophia, shopping in the Grand Bazaar, hiking in Cappadocia, and a magical hot air balloon ride, if you so desire. A …

Amalfi Coast Travel

How to Travel from Rome to Sorrento, Capri & the Amalfi Coast

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How to travel from Rome to Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast can be a little confusing. You can’t simply hop on a train in Rome and ride it all of the way to Sorrento or Positano. In this post, we explain your different options for getting around this region. Rome to Naples By Train Whether your final destination is Sorrento, …

Budapest Parliament

Two Days in Budapest: The Perfect Itinerary

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Visit the exquisite Parliament building, walk across the Szechenyi Chain Bridge, dine in the opulent New York Café, and admire the Art Noveau grandeur of Gresham Palace. This is a city with a tumultuous history but an optimistic view of the future. With two days in Budapest, you have plenty …

New York City Itinerary

5 Days in New York: The Ultimate New York City Itinerary

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With 5 days in New York City, you can visit the icons of New York…the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Times Square, and Central Park…and also have enough time to explore different neighborhoods, try new foods, and see a Broadway show. We put together this 5 day New York City itinerary to help you have the best experience …

One Week in Bhutan

7 Day Bhutan Itinerary: Thimphu, Punakha, Paro & the Tiger’s Nest

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Bhutan is a tiny country that is nestled among the mightiest mountains in the world. This is the land of dramatic mountain scenery, Buddhism, prayer wheels, dzongs, ancient traditions, chilies and cheese, rice terraces, and some of the most beautiful woodworking you will ever see. With one week in Bhutan, you can explore the cultural heart of this country, making …

Everglades National Park

One Perfect Day in Everglades National Park

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When you think of the Everglades, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Mosquitos, alligators, and hot, humid weather? Yes, you can find those things here (and in great abundance depending on the time of year you visit), but there is so much more to the Everglades than hot, sticky weather and dangerous wildlife. Everglades National Park is …

Florida Keys Road Trip

Florida Keys Road Trip: 13 Awesome Things To Do Between Key Largo and Key West

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The Florida Keys is one of the best spots in the US to go on a road trip. In just 100 miles, hop from key to key, go snorkeling, dine at seafood restaurants, try Key Lime Pie, go shopping, and enjoy endless views of brilliant aquamarine water. It’s a gorgeous drive with lots to do. Quick Facts about the Florida …

One day in Brooklyn

One Perfect Day in Brooklyn, New York

Julie United States 2 Comments

Brooklyn is becoming one of New York City’s hot spots to visit. With historic neighborhoods, a fabulous food scene, and some of the best views of the Manhattan skyline, this is a great place to add to your New York itinerary. Brooklyn is enormous. I recently read a statistic that if Brooklyn were a separate city, it would be the …

Peru Itinerary

10 Day Peru Itinerary: Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, & the Amazon

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Peru is an extraordinary travel destination. With this Peru itinerary, you can visit the historic city of Cusco, tour several small towns in the Andes Mountains, walk on the famous Inca trail, spend a day at magical Machu Picchu, and even explore the steamy Amazon jungle. Peru still remains one of our favorite travel destinations. It’s a fabulous mix of …

Copenhagen Itinerary

One Perfect Day in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Copenhagen, with its colorful buildings, fabulous food scene, and laid-back atmosphere, is a great city to visit on a European tour. With one day in Copenhagen, you have just enough time to stroll through charming Nyhavn, sample some local cuisine, and visit a museum, all while exploring the city by bicycle. And if you are here with kids, they will …