Iceland has become an increasingly popular vacation destination in the past decade, and there are a lot of misconceptions about visiting this island country. Here's what you *actually* need to know before you go.
Food is notoriously expensive in Iceland, but you can still eat out in Reykjavik on a budget. These cheap eats in Reykjavik are amazing, and all cost under $20.
Iceland is an amazing country to visit at any time of year, but there are some things you need to know for visiting Iceland in winter.
Heading to Iceland soon? Lucky you- it's one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Icelandic weather can be a bit tricky to pack for, so I've created this Iceland packing list to make sure you don't forget anything you'll need on your trip! I'll also cover what to wear in Iceland, from shoes to hats, so you can make sure you're properly dressed for the weather!
Make the most of one day in Brussels with a little sightseeing, including Grand Place and Manneken Pis, and lots of frites and beer.
Take a day trip to Oxford from London
Southern France is a dream. From the rolling lavender fields of Provence, up to the snowy peaks of the French Alps, and down to the pristine blue waters of the Riviera, the south of France is packed with beauty and charm. While living in Paris, I was lucky enough to explore the area on a [...]
London's nightlife scene is always evolving, and immersive experiences are the latest trend in the UK capital. These are the best themed bars in London.
Visiting Bratislava? Here's everything you need to know + the Bratislava attractions that you can't miss, like Bratislava Castle and the UFO Tower.
Christmas in Bratislava is magical. With several authentic Christmas markets, delicious festive treats, and more, you can expect a wonderful trip to Slovakia's capital in December.
When I went to Bratislava, Slovakia, I had no idea what to expect from the food scene. Before going, I imagined hearty stews and lots of cabbage and potatoes- and I wasn't wrong- but there is so much more to the Bratislava food scene! From traditional Slovak food to trendy cafes, Bratislava has an up-and-coming food scene with lots of old world character.
There are few cities as enchanting as Florence, Italy. Florence is consistently ranked among the top destinations in Europe (and the world), and once you visit, you'll see why. As the birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence is full of art and culture, including some of the world's best-known works of art, like Michelangelo's sculpture, David. [...]
Paris is a magical city to visit during any time of year. With iconic sites, amazing food, and incredible cultural offerings, there's so much to do in the City of Light. Winter can be a great time to travel to Paris because crowd levels are lower than in the summer, and you can often find [...]
Whenever I visit a new country, I love trying the popular local foods because I think traditional cuisine can tell you a lot about a country's culture. Since moving to London just over a month ago, I've tried lots of the most popular British foods, and I've narrowed down the top 10 that you should [...]
Where to Eat in Paris- Guide to the Best Food in Paris Paris is known across the world for incredible food. From Michelin-starred haute cuisine to casual food stands, the French capital is full of amazing places to eat. If you're wondering where to eat in Paris, start here! I haven't eaten at every restaurant in [...]
French Pharmacy Beauty Must Haves When I lived in Paris, I discovered the magic of the French pharmacy. Marked by a green cross, these stores sell your expected pharmacy goods like first aid and over-the-counter medicines, as well as some incredible beauty finds. At French pharmacies, you can find very high quality skincare and beauty [...]
France is home to some of the most delicious food in the world, but there are some things you should know about French food culture before you go to France! I'll also let you know my take on the top 10 French foods!
Asilah, Morocco is a beautiful city, dating back to 1500 BC. Visit for its interesting history and enchanting medina, stay for the laid back coastal culture and booming art scene.
Les Baux-de-Provence is a hidden gem located in the French countryside of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region featuring a medieval town and an incredible light show inside of the mountain called the Carrieres de Lumieres! This is a must-do when traveling through southern France!
When I lived in Paris, I loved going out and finding cool bars and clubs throughout the city! From secret bars to crazy nightclubs, this guide will give you tips for a great night out in Paris, including money saving advice and Paris nightlife for college students!
The 6th Arrondissement of Paris is one of the city's most iconic quarters. Spend a day wandering the Jardin du Luxembourg, grab chocolate and pastries at a patisserie, and enjoy a meal at one of the most iconic cafes in Paris! This itinerary will tell you where to go and what to eat in the 6th Arrondissement of Paris!
When creating a Central European travel itinerary, many visitors feel the need to choose between Prague or Budapest. Both cities offer amazing food, nightlife, attractions, and culture, but my guide will help you pick the right destination for your trip (or help you plan for both)!
From thermal baths to ruin pubs, there are so many things to do in Budapest! Check out my guide for the best of the best in this incredible Central European Capital!
Chamonix Mont Blanc is a stunning area in the French Alps! Ride the Aiguille de Midi gondola to see the Mont Blanc mountain, stand in a glass box thousands of feet in the air, and go to the Montenvers Mer de Glace and see an enormous glacier! Read more for details about Chamonix Mont Blanc.
From Laduree to local patisseries, macarons are everywhere in Paris! Check out my guide to the best macarons in Paris + a macaron baking class review!
From Guinness to Irish folk music and more, Dublin has a lot to offer. Whether you want to learn about Irish history or just kick back at the pub, this guide has something for you, including 4 free things you can't miss in the Irish capital!
Ever wanted to see where French champagne is made? Check out my blog about Reims, the major city in the Champagne region of France! Learn how to get there, where to eat, and which Champagne house to visit! Great day trip from Paris!
Although most tourists go to Versailles when visiting Paris, the Chateau de Fontainebleau is a beautiful castle without the crowds, and it's well worth a visit! Check out my guide to the Palace of Fontainebleau to plan your visit!
Barcelona. It's a wonderful city, filled with all the things I love - amazing art, fun nightlife, and incredible food. When I visited in March two years ago, I basically ate my way through the city, enjoying everything from traditional Spanish food like tapas and paella to the best burger I've ever had. If you're looking for the best food in Barcelona, you've come to the right blog. Read on for more information about Barcelona's famous food market, how to tapa, and more!
The famous tulip festival in the Netherlands is coming up soon. Check out my latest post for all you need to know about Keukenhof, including food and transportation! This is a perfect day trip from Amsterdam!
I recently got back from a weekend in York, England, and I was so delighted by how lovely this city is and how much it has to offer! Located 2.5 hours from London by train, York is a perfect weekend getaway for people looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the capital. [...]
This March, I'm heading to York, England for a weekend away, and I want to share everything I'm looking forward to with you guys before I go! When I was researching easy weekend trips from London, I came across York, and I was so surprised by everything this adorable little city has to offer. In [...]