Category Archives: Planning tips

Tallinn to Helsinki Ferry: Cruising Across the Baltic Sea with Tallink Megastar

It took me eight years of living in Europe to take a Baltic ferry.  I have visited the Baltics and Nordics so many times (I mean, I lived in Norway for four years!), but I never seemed to hop aboard a ship and sail to my next destination; it was all about the plane journey.  […]

30 Things to Know Before You Travel to the Faroe Islands

Things to know before you visit the Faroe Islands

There are many things you should know before you visit the Faroe Islands. After two trips to the Nordic islands, I understand and feel confident advising others on how to travel to the Faroe Islands successfully (and to take cute photos of sheep). This is a guide of things to know before you go to […]

Arriving at Almaty Airport with airBaltic (and What to Do Once You Land)

Arriving at Almaty Airport with airBaltic (and What to Do Once You Land) bombardier cs300 airbaltic inside of plane

I am not really someone who traditionally has been loyal to certain airlines.  I frequently flew with American Airlines in the US because I had a lot of points with them and could cash in for free flights on a regular basis.  However, once I moved to Europe… I was in a territory where discount […]

How to Get from Tromso Airport to the City (5 Easy Options)

Tromso airport to city center options-2

If you’re exploring Tromso Airport to city options when planning your Northern Norway trip, this guide is definitely for you. It will list 5 easy options and detail which one is the most affordable. We hope that you find the option that fits your budget and the people you’re traveling with best.  This guide includes […]