3 Things To Do in Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey is home to an extremely rich cultural history. It was home to three different empires: The Ottoman, Byzantine and Roman. It’s definitely the type of place you would want to visit if you’re very interested in history. So, what are the five sites that are not to be missed? Take in the wonder […]

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Let’s get spicy: Turkish Food

Travel to the Mediterranean to taste some delicious Turkish food. While taking in the gorgeous sites and coast, stop into a cafe or restaurant and enjoy some tasty and spicy dishes. Yaprak Sarma Sarma, means “wrapped in” in turkish. Indulge in this delicious appetizer of wrapped vine leaves filled with rice, onion, mint, currant, pepper […]

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Traditional Easter Desserts In Europe

ITALY Colomba Pasquale (Easter Dove) Colomba Pasquale is traditional Easter bread in the shape of a dove. It is a simple treat made from dough mixed with candied peel then topped with sugar and almonds. The exact origin of the traditional bread varies, but each theory emphasizes that the dove shape symbolizes peace. THE NETHERLANDS […]

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Munich Springfest

April 17th marks the beginning of Springfest in Munich this season and lasts until May 3. So grab your lederhosen or dirndl and travel to Germany for this awesome springtime event! Munich Spring Festival, also known as Fruhlingsfest, takes place at the same grounds as Oktoberfest, Theresienwiese. Pick from two tents, Spaten’s Hippodrome or the Augustiner tent, and sip on some […]

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5 Warm Weather Destinations To Visit in Europe

Croatia Don’t miss out on island hopping the Dalmatian Coast. Between its sapphire blue water, and the ancient walled cities that scatter the coast, there is something to do for beach bums as well as history buffs.       The Amalfi Coast (pictured at top) If you’re visiting Italy during warmer weather you simply cannot […]

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The Best Pub Food in England

Bangers and Mash This dish of sausage and mashed potatoes is a crowd favorite in pubs. The plate is often served with fried onions, onion gravy, baked beans and peas. Sounds like the perfect feast to me. Fish and Chips Usually made with Cod or haddock, this deep fried delicacy is probably the most famous pub […]

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5 Things to do in Ireland

HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY TO ALL! In honor of today’s holiday, we are giving you 5 things to do in Ireland! 1. Visit Dublin and check out the Guinness Storehouse, more commonly known as the Guinness Factory. Take a tour of the historical building, get certified to be an official Guinness Pourer, and much more […]

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Top 10 European Cities to Travel To

According to Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards… Get Traveling!!! Check out the CN Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards results for 2014! 10. Bruges, Belgium 9. Salzburg, Austria 8. Siena, Italy 7. Vienna, Austria 6. Krakow, Poland 5. Barcelona, Spain 4. Rome, Italy 3. Prague, Czech Republic 2. Budapest, Hungary 1. Florence, Italy

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Greek Cuisine

Your three course Greek meal Tiropitas Tiropitas, pastries stuffed with a mixture of Greek cheeses, are a popular snack or appetizer. There are many cheese variations that can be made, but whatever is inside is simply delicious. Moussaka Moussaka is a savory casserole and perhaps one of the most famous Greek dishes. It is traditionally […]

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Explore Croatia

Croatia has been on the top of my bucket list for a while now. The country is made up of 1,000 islands and some of the most beautiful UNESCO sites in the world. So, you’ve booked your trip… Now what?   Island Hop Sail along the coast and spend time at sea. The Adriatic Coast […]

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