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

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 … Read more

10 Insanely Cheap Travel Destinations for Students Who Need to Getaway

Multiracial friends tourists making selfie in an old city

Being a student is sometimes bitter-sweet. You have all the freedom in the world with very little responsibility, but you have next to no means to explore the freedom that you have!   Traveling is nearly impossible on a student’s budget unless you know where to go. If you are a British student and have … Read more

The 50 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Mediterranean for a Spectacular Mediterranean Vacation

Best beaches of Cyprus - Petra tou Romiou, famous as a birthplace of Aphrodite

I just adore a great Mediterranean vacation. Whether it’s basking on the shores of Cyprus, Tunisia, Malta, or Greece, I never say no when someone suggests we head to one of the best beaches in the Mediterranean! So if you’re dreaming about a beach getaway, here are fifty(!) fabulous Mediterranean beaches for you to choose from.  … Read more

The Wonders of the Ancient World – What’s Worth Visiting on Your Next Vacation?

Egypt - Pyramids - Pixabay

There really is nothing better than the combination of travel and history. There is so much to see and to learn about when you visit historical sites – so much more than you could ever learn in a book or online. However, does that mean that they’re all worth visiting? Here’s my take on the … Read more

10 Gorgeous Orthodox Monasteries You Need to See to Believe

Greece - Meteora - Varlaam Monastery

Traveling to Orthodox Monasteries … My New Obsession I had no idea when I picked Cyrpus as my first place to travel after quitting my job that it would be the beginnings of an obsession. After seeing the gorgeous Painted Churches in the Troodos in Cyprus, then seeing Meteora in Greece and Rila in Bulgaria, I … Read more

The Oracle of Delphi

The Oracle of Delphi

Listen to the Episode “The Oracle of Delphi”       Listen and Subscribe in iTunes Other ways to Listen and Subscribe         Visiting Greece can be overwhelming, with the number of historical landmarks to visit. But the Oracle of Delphi, high up in the mountains, is one of the most beautiful, … Read more

Agamemnon’s Mycenae

The Mask of Agamemnon, housed in the National Archaelogical Museum in Athens, found at Mycenae

Listen to the Episode “Agamemnon’s Mycenae”     Listen and Subscribe in iTunes Other Ways to Listen and Subscribe          Most of us have read Homer’s “Iliad” either in high school or college, but few are likely to remember the details of the characters and places it mentions. It may seem surprising … Read more