Day Trips from Prague
High on the list of day trips is Karlovy Vary, a town located near the German border in what is considered the Bohemia area of the Czech Republic
Top 10 Day Trips from Dublin
Ireland’s capital offers plenty to see in its own right, but the chance to get away and take a look at some of the trademark greenery of the emerald isle shouldn’t be missed.
Hidden Amsterdam: 7 Places the Guidebooks Don't Tell You About
From multi-tier cakes to underground record shops, truly neighborhood restaurants (where English might not be on the menu) and where to rent a bike that won't make you look like a tourist - this guide brings you seven fairly hidden - and absolutely delightful spots in Amsterdam for those looking for something different.
Stuff Your Face: Amsterdam
When you think of the Netherlands, “culinary expertise” is not a phrase that comes to mind.
Interesting European Neighborhoods
Europe’s most popular cities have dozens of neighborhoods that are great tourist destinations.
Top 10 Eastern European Cities
When people visit Europe, they tend to congregate in Western Europe; very seldom do they travel to Eastern Europe.
Beyond Prague: 3 Czech Republic Towns not to Miss
In Eastern Europe, one of the most beautiful cities has to be Prague, in the Czech Republic. Because Hitler intended it to be the jewel of his European empire, it was spared the destruction that befell many other large cities.
Off-the-Beaten Path: the Sofia to Istanbul Journey
When you first set down in Sofia, Bulgaria’s capital city, the first thing that strikes you is how strangely alluring the country is. Not weird, not scary, just a little odd.
Outside the Walls (Dubrovnik, Croatia)
The Pile gate opens up to a city radiating the charm of a historic hamlet, buildings carved from stone and walkways nearly polished from the endless foot traffic. The walls of the Old City in Dubrovnik, Croatia shelter an array of...
Getting Around (And Getting to Know) Glasgow
The number one question I got asked when I told people I was going to Glasgow was, “Oh really? That’s nice, but have you thought about going to Edinburgh instead?" Truthfully, there was never really a choice for me.
The Darker Side of Dublin: Kilmainham Gaol
If your vision of Dublin is bustling pubs just oozing with Guinness and that fabled “Irish charm”, you’re absolutely right. Dublin is a wonderfully vibrant and friendly city, an oasis for any weary traveler looking for a warm smile and a cold pint.
Top 10 Small Towns in England
Cities might have the art galleries, the Michelin-starred restaurants and the trip-defining tourist attractions, but a well-chosen town can give visitors a homely insight that a city can never hope to match.
Homecoming Scotland 2009
For those with a love of Scotland, or Scottish connections, 2009 promises to be a bumper year of festivities and events.
Britain Embraces Modern Art
Love it or hate it – modern art is all around Britain. No longer confined to the private collections of...
London on a Shoestring
With all those glitzy shops and grand hotels, you can easily spend a fortune in London. But you don’t have to.
The Majesty of Southern Spain
Andalusia boasts the most tourist-friendly cities and picturesque vistas of Spanish coastline along with...
Cheapest Cities to Visit in Europe
European vacations are very expensive, especially if you’re visiting places like London or Paris.
Lesser-Known European Cities
When travelling to Europe, most people visit the more famous cities like London, Paris, Rome, Athens, Berlin, and Prague.