7 Love-ly Sights to See in Verona

The city at the center of William Shakespeare’s famous tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, is full of romance and charm. Though Verona may not be the first place you think of to travel during your stay in Florence, you should definitely make a trip there! Verona offers beautiful attractions for all, not just Shakespeare fans or […]

Jump in at Interlaken, Switzerland!

With the cold weather creeping upon us, why not just jump into the winter season with a trip to Switzerland? Located about seven hours from Florence by bus, Interlaken is your quick weekend fix for chocolate, fondue, and a variety of outdoor adventures! The first thing you may notice is that Switzerland is a bit […]

3 Things To Do in Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey is home to an extremely rich cultural history. It was home to three different empires: The Ottoman, Byzantine and Roman. It’s definitely the type of place you would want to visit if you’re very interested in history. So, what are the five sites that are not to be missed? Take in the wonder […]

5 Things to do in Ireland

HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY TO ALL! In honor of today’s holiday, we are giving you 5 things to do in Ireland! 1. Visit Dublin and check out the Guinness Storehouse, more commonly known as the Guinness Factory. Take a tour of the historical building, get certified to be an official Guinness Pourer, and much more […]

Top 10 European Cities to Travel To

According to Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards… Get Traveling!!! Check out the CN Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards results for 2014! 10. Bruges, Belgium 9. Salzburg, Austria 8. Siena, Italy 7. Vienna, Austria 6. Krakow, Poland 5. Barcelona, Spain 4. Rome, Italy 3. Prague, Czech Republic 2. Budapest, Hungary 1. Florence, Italy

Venice Carnevale

Venice Carnevale is the period before the start of Lent, ending on what Americans know as Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday. Different versions of Carnevale take place all over the world. The festival in Italy is popular for its celebrations and elaborate masks. Celebrate Carnevale in Italy with masquerade balls, parades, fireworks, and entertainment. One […]

European Bucket List

Pack your bags and get ready to cross off your european bucket list! 1. Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace in London 2. Leave a message on the John Lennon Wall in Prague 3. Infamous Pink Palace Toga Party in Corfu, Greece 4. Climb the Eiffel Tower in Paris 5. Drink a Guinness at […]

Top 10 Things You Must Do While In Italy

1. See a mass at St. Peter’s Basilica 2. Take a gondola ride through Venice 3. Witness the sunset over Florence from Piazzale Michaelangelo 4. Watch the Pope speak in Vatican City 5. Ride through the countryside on a Vespa 6. Be a gladiator at he Colosseum in Rome 7. See Romeo & Juliet performed […]

Top 5 Winter Activities in Interlaken

Interlaken, better known as the land between two lakes, is an adrenaline junkies dream come true. Switzerland is the world’s second-biggest adventure sports destination right behind New Zealand, and Interlaken is its busiest hub. If you love a good blood pumping, heart racing, knee-buckling activity then check out our top 5 favorite activities of Interlaken. […]

The Barcelona Hot List

1. Park Guell The famous mosaics by Gaudi at Park Güell. (Photo by Maggie Pentek) The view seems to be a painting, I can ensure you that it’s not. With the ticket price at 7 euros, making it a bang for your buck, this is a must see. Schedule your visit towards the end of […]