25 Most Underrated Cities in Europe for a Fabulous Vacation without the Crowds

Art Pavilion Building Zagreb Croatia

If you want to explore Europe but you want to avoid throngs of tourists, then pick one of these underrated cities in Europe to enjoy some of Europe off-the-beaten-path.  Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Most Underrated Cities in Europe Here are my favorite European underrated cities. For an in-depth overview of what makes … Read more

27 Stunning Places to Visit in September in Europe for a Late Summer Getaway

Visiting Europe in September is a great idea for many tourists. You’ll be able to skip the families traveling during school holidays, you can take advantage of end-of-season discounts, and the crowds start to thin out a bit. Here are some of the best places to visit in September in Europe to enjoy the end … Read more

5 Places to Visit for Shakespeare Lovers

Aerial drone shot of Castle Tioram, it is a ruined castle that sits on the tidal island Eilean Tioram in Loch Moidart, Lochaber, Highland, Scotland. It is located west of Acharacle, approximately 80 k

Who does not love traveling and exploring cities around the world? Especially when you know those cities from books, but you have never visited them before. These kinds of places have a kind of a mystique aura and the power to instantly transport you back in time when the action from the book or play … Read more

23 Pieces of The Best Street Art in Athens

The caption of this mural is "This is a Great Hipster Instagram Opportunity #cocorocks" I love it, but I was too self-conscious to actually Instagram it. And who is Coco and why does #cocorock?

Getting Nervous Many people who visit Greece give the capital a few days. They do a checklist tour of the historic sites (The Acropolis, the Agora, the Temple of Olympian Zeus…), then they bounce. Some go to the islands, while others start touring around the mainland. I didn’t meet any other tourists while I was … Read more

How to Visit Mycenae from Athens

The Tomb of Agamemnon also known as the Treasury of Atreus

When we think of ancient history, the classical Greeks might come to mind. When they thought of ancient history, they thought of the Trojan war and the great (and potentially mythical) figures of Mycenae. Take Agamemnon. The powers in heavenpermitted him to capture Priam’s town,to return home honoured by the gods.But now, if he must … Read more

The Acropolis and the Golden Age of Athens

The Acropolis

Listen to the Episode “The Acropolis and the Golden Age of Athens” iTunes Other Ways to Listen & Subscribe The Acropolis of Athens, Greece, is one of the most recognizable landmarks in all of the world and belongs on any Greece itinerary. But to hear Ryan Stitt of The History of Ancient Greece podcast tell … Read more

27 of the Best Wine Countries in the World for Your Bucket List!

Purple grapes hang from vines in Napa Valley, California in fall. Fallen leaves on the ground and trellising of grapevines.

Looking for the best wine countries in the world? There’s no need to rush out to your local sommelier because this article has got you covered, from old world staples to new world gems! So many countries around the world have their own wine. They vary in acidity, sweetness, flavor, and even alcohol percentage.  If you … Read more