Category Archives: Balkans

Off the Path Romania: Medias is a Transylvanian Treasure

In the middle of Sighisoara and Sibiu, Romania is a rather small city called Medias.  The city of 47,000 inhabitants is known to be one of the oldest in Transylvania and is the second-most populous city in Sibiu county.   Located in central Romania in the middle basin of the Tarnava Mare River, the city […]

Ultimate Weekend in Bucharest Itinerary for First-Timers (+ Tips)

How to spend a weekend in Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest is one of the most underrated cities in Eastern Europe. This is a guide to how to spend a weekend in Bucharest – including the ultimate 2 days in Bucharest itinerary for first-timers! This itinerary for Bucharest includes things to do, travel tips, what to eat, and more! Let us know what we missed […]

The Ultimate Crete Itinerary: How to Spend 7 Days in Crete

Best crete itinerary for travelers

Greece’s largest island, Crete, can be intimidating for those traveling there if they do not plan ahead. This 7 days in Crete itinerary will help you plan your trip. It will include where to stay, things to do, and more! If you’re seeking the best Crete day trips and tours, here are some of our […]

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 […]