7 Sensational Things to Do in Belem: Lisbon’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites & More

Things to Do in Belem, Portugal-8

This is a guest post by Marco from Travel-Boo on the best things to do in Belem so you can fully explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site the “Belém Tower and Jeronimos Monastery” in Portugal, including everything you need to know to plan your visit. See below the post for a few of my Portugal travel tips! Can’t read now? … Read more

10 Things You Need to Know to Visit the Convent of Christ in Tomar, Portugal

Knights of the Templar (Convents of Christ) castle in Tomar Portugal

Do you love medieval monasteries, places that look like they could be straight out of Game of Thrones, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites? Then make sure to put a visit to the Convent of Christ Tomar on your Portugal itinerary. This twelfth-century stronghold was run by the Knights Templar and is a must-see. Here’s everything … Read more

The 50 Most Beautiful Castles in the World and the Pictures to Prove It

Chateau de Chambord, royal medieval french castle and reflection. Loire Valley, France, Europe. Unesco heritage site. Long exposure.

As a history and travel lover, there’s no kind of building in the world that piques my interest more than a beautiful castle. Whether it’s learning about the history of Windsor Castle, comparing the summer and winter palaces of the Shaki Khans while traveling Azerbaijan, or sleeping in a castle in Ireland, visiting castles always … 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

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

13 Essential Tips for Traveling to Lisbon on a Budget

Portugal - Lisbon

Lisbon is one of Europe’s hottest destinations, and I’m not just talking about the weather (around 300 days of sunshine every year!). The beautiful Portuguese capital is renowned for its many historic landmarks, including the Belém Tower, the Jerónimos Monastery, and the São Jorge Castle, but also a colorful culture. Despite its popularity, Lisbon remains … 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

Steal this Madeira Itinerary: What the RHOP Did in 4 Days in Madeira, Portugal

Portugal - Madeira - Drinking wine and coffee in Funchal

Planning a trip to Madeira? If you’re headed to these Portuguese islands and are looking for guidance on the best things to do in Madeira in 4 days, steal this glamorous Madeira itinerary!  Good to Know: This can also be easily converted to a 3-Day itinerary if you’ll be spending three days in Madeira and coming for a long … Read more