Category Archives: Winter Travel

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 […]

7 Things to Do in Ruka and Kuusamo, Finland in Winter

Porjolan Pirtti or Santa's Cottage in Lapland, Finland in Kuusamo

My first memories of Lapland trace back to my childhood sitting in geography class learning about the barren and unrelenting landscape of the Nordic north.  I was enthralled and captivated by the cold and the people who could endure such conditions.  After all, I grew up in a place where the summers are so warm […]

Calgary in Winter: 10 Festive and Cozy Things to Do (+ Tips!)

Calgary in winter in Canada

Are you planning a trip to Calgary in winter and are not sure how to keep yourself occupied? This Calgary winter guide will give you all the tips and the best things to do in Calgary in winter to ensure you have an epic trip! If you have any tips for winter in Calgary, be […]

What to Pack for Norway in Winter: Packing List for Women & Men

what to wear in norway (norway packing list for men and women)

One of the most important things you can do is when traveling to Norway in winter is to make sure you bring the right clothing. Having lived in Norway for four years, I definitely know what to wear in Norway in winter. This is a winter Norway packing list for both men and women based […]

15 Festive and Delicious Things to Do in Madrid in Winter

Christmas in Madrid (a winter in Madrid guide for travelers)

There are many amazing things to do in Madrid in winter. This guide will detail the best Madrid winter activities from food offerings to festivals held during the colder months. If you have additional suggestions, please leave them in the comments! Things to Do in Madrid in Winter During the winter months, Madrid shakes its […]

Arches National Park in Winter: Best Tips, Activities, & More!

Sunrise of North Window Arch and Turret Arch after snow in Arches National Park in winter

Are you looking to visit Arches National Park in winter? This guide will help you plan that trip! Are you simply seeking the best tours from Moab to see Arches (and Canyonlands) on your trip?  Here are some of the top-rated Moab tours: From Moab: 4×4 half-day tour of Arches National Park (from $110 per […]