Experiencing Carcassonne Bastille Day is one of my all time favorite travel memories. It is an experience to savor that definitely deserves a place on your bucket list! Bastille Day (also known as French National Day) is celebrated in France and around the world each year on July 14th. This holiday marks the storming of the Bastille […]
The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is a stirring and inspiring display of the best of Scotland’s history and culture, and it is a must see if you are planning a visit to Edinburgh in the summer time. I would even go as far as to suggest that it is well worth planning your whole trip around, […]
Edinburgh is one of my favorite European cities. Its casual elegance and easy going attitude make it an easy place to spend a few days. The scale of the city makes it very walkable and not overwhelming like larger cities that we have been to. The Edinburgh Royal Mile is divided into a number of […]
We only had a vague idea of what to do in Tallinn for a day when we got off the cruise ship and started exploring. If you are in the same boat, wondering what to do in Tallinn for a day on your cruise ship port day, we have some great suggestions for you! We have specific […]
Exploring the Carcassonne Castle is truly the highlight of any visit to the city. Its winding, cobblestone streets lined with picturesque cafes and fairy tale like turrets make it a magical place to get lost for a day (or forever!) Whether you are visiting the city for its famous Bastille Day Fireworks display or just […]
Looking to visit Carcasonne France on a budget? I have some great suggestions for which Carcassonne hotels are best for budget travelers as well as other helpful information for helping you to visit Carcassonne France and get the most out of your time there! Once you are finished here, here is some other engaging content […]
If you ever have the opportunity to attend the Edinburgh Tattoo, you should. This is one of those “once in a lifetime” things that is worth a splurge (and if it is an options, do spend the extra money for the good tickets with a straight on view of the castle!) The event plays out in front of […]
A beautiful castle seen while driving in the Irish countryside. Ireland is a country full of ancient ruins dotting the sides of the roads. You don’t have to drive very long before finding a castle to explore in private, as many of them have very little tourist traffic.
Prague is a beautiful city, and the crown jewel of it is Prague Castle, rising majestically over the Vltava River. Prague was one of very few European cities that was almost undamaged during WWII, and its fabled spires and cobblestone streets make for an enchanting place to visit.
This Photo of Edinburgh was taken at sunset while walking up Castle Hill towards Edinburgh Castle for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Edinburgh is one of my favorite cities. It is filled with beautiful scenery, friendly people and a laid back, welcoming attitude. For more great tips and inspiration for traveling to Scotland, check out these […]