Category Archives: Balkans

6 Colorful and Instagram-Worthy Cafes in Zagreb, Croatia

Cogito Coffee in Zagreb, Croatia

Are you looking for the best cafes in Zagreb? This is where to find the best coffee in Zagreb, Croatia. This past April and May, I spent quite a bit of time in Croatia.  Zadar, Croatia… to be exact.  Due to some really unforeseen circumstances, I ended up packing up my things in Zadar and […]

Driving in Romania: Tips for the Perfect Romania Road Trip

Driving in Romania: Tips for the Perfect Romania Road Trip

One of the most underrated European countries to drive in is Romania. This driving in Romania guide will give you tips and information for embarking on the perfect Romania road trip, including how to rent a car in the country. This is a guest post from Rachelle at Adventure is Never Far Away. Road Trip […]

Ultimate Santorini Itinerary: How to Spend 5 Days in Santorini

View from Oia Castle in Santorini

Are you planning to spend 5 days in Santorini (or more)? This Santorini itinerary covers all bases of how to plan the epic trip, including what to do, where to stay, and more! 5 Days in Santorini Itinerary Santorini is a very beautiful island in Greece. It’s a very popular destination and is famous because […]

20 Incredibly Useful Things to Know Before Visiting the Acropolis

It is no question that visiting the Acropolis in Athens is one of the premier things to do when visiting Greece’s capital city.  In fact, it would be remiss not to pay your respects to the UNESCO World Heritage Site when there. This is a guide covering the essential things you need to know before […]

How to Easily Take the Athens to Hydra Ferry from Piraeus

Things to do in Hydra Island, Greece Saronic Islands-9

On my recent Greece trip, I had the amazing opportunity to take the Athens to Hydra ferry to the gorgeous Saronic Island teeming with a lot of great history. This guide details exactly how to get to Hydra from Athens, including Hydra ferry ticket prices, travel tips for the journey, and everything else you need […]

20 Essential Things to do in Athens, Greece in Winter

things to do in athens in winter-5

One of the best things about Greece is the weather.  There are varying climates throughout the country, but Athens has tolerable weather even during the winter compared to northern and central Europe. This is a guide to things to do in Athens in winter. Things to Do in Athens in Winter I have been to […]