Planning a Trip to Iceland in September + Iceland Tips & Costs

Planning a Trip to Iceland in September + Iceland Tips & Costs

  There are many words that can be used to describe Iceland. But cheap with a mild climate are not at all in Iceland's vocabulary. The prices can be just as shocking as the weather if not more but at least the magical landscapes that you will be surrounded with...

One Week In Spain Itinerary: Granada, Seville, & Madrid

One Week In Spain Itinerary: Granada, Seville, & Madrid

This 7 days in Spain itinerary is a guest post by Paroma. Spain, with its sun-kissed coast, vibrant cuisine and even more colorful culture, simply stands apart from the rest of the Western European countries. The geography and polity change drastically as you go...

North Spain: Visit Galicia’s Gardens and Wineries

North Spain: Visit Galicia’s Gardens and Wineries

Palaces, cathedrals, monasteries, museums, wineries and... Bagpipes!? Say what? Did I just teleport to Scotland? Call me ignorant but I NEVER in a 100 million years would have guessed that Spain had a dash of Celtic in it. Did you? As you could image, I was a bit...

North Spain: Cantabria’s Wineries and Palaces

North Spain: Cantabria’s Wineries and Palaces

Out of all the things to do in Cantabria, I have to say, the wineries were certainly my favorite. ...says the wino. Vino Blanco, or white wine, reigns in the Cantabrian region of northern Spain, and while this regularly red wine drinker isn't the biggest fan of...

North Spain: Asturias Beach Towns, Cliffs & Cider

North Spain: Asturias Beach Towns, Cliffs & Cider

I'm just going to say outright - I think Asturias is my favorite place in Spain thus far. It's the one I'd go back to in a heartbeat to explore more and I could even picture myself even basing here in the future (if I can make up my mind where I'm basing next...

North Spain: The Basque Coast, Txakoli, and Pintxos

North Spain: The Basque Coast, Txakoli, and Pintxos

As my plane scooted down the runway of Bilbao's small airport a wave of happiness overcame me. I'm back in Spain. Yes! I love Spain. If you were to ask me why, I honestly couldn't tell you. I'm pretty obsessed with the Spain language (life goals: to be fluent in...

Things To Do In Bosnia: 5 Experiences You Shouldn’t Miss

Things To Do In Bosnia: 5 Experiences You Shouldn’t Miss

This Bosnia experience piece is a guest post by Robert Schrader. With a size smaller than many U.S. states (not to mention, most other European nations), tiny Bosnia and Herzegovina often disappears from traveler's radars for purely practical reasons. Adding to...

Beaches to Beast Mode: Adventure Day Trips from Split, Croatia

Beaches to Beast Mode: Adventure Day Trips from Split, Croatia

UPDATED: 7/2018 The Dalmatian Coast, Croatia's prime pearl, and the highly regarded coastal area is nothing short of breathtaking. This slice of paradise is sprinkled with charming villages and towns and it's salty and cool sea is populated with idyllic islands as far...