Category Archives: Balkans

Santorini in Winter: Why You Should Go + Things to Do

Santorini in Winter: Why You Should Go + Things to Do

Santorini is one of the most popular destinations in Europe and over 2 million people visit the volcanic Greek island annually (excluding cruise ships).  This is a guide about low-season on the island- what to expect and do when visiting Santorini in winter. Spending winter in Santorini is a smart choice if you’re looking for […]

Ultimate Guide of Things to Do in Spetses, Greece (Plus Travel Tips!)

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The gorgeous island of Spetses is not too far from Athens and can be reached as a day trip… or better yet- as an overnight destination.  Spetses is romantic, relaxing, and absolutely jaw-dropping.  This is a Spetses travel guide that will detail where to stay, where to eat, and the other many things to do […]

10 Things to Do in the Danube Delta, Romania – Europe’s Best-Kept Secret

10 Things to Do in the Danube Delta, Romania - Europe's Best-Kept Secret Shipwreck in the Black Sea on the way to Sacalin Island

The Danube Delta had long been on my travel list.  It seemed so far removed from the other parts of Romania and a place I could go to for a relaxing holiday, work a little on my laptop, and chill out in one of the most beautiful places in Romania.  One of the biggest issues […]

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 […]