• Oia, Santorini |  10 Fun Things to Do in Santorini

    10 Awesome Things to do in Santorini

    1 Eat €2 Gyros, everywhere! Santorini is upping its game and creating a serious foodie culture, but you can’t go wrong by sticking with a classic. Pork, chicken, lamb gyros, it’s all delicious. We…

    October 17, 2016
  • Peles Castle in Sinaia, Romania

    Peleș Castle, the Prettiest Palace in Europe

    Of all of the country’s castles, the one Romanian’s gush about is Peleș. And if you’ve been there or seen a picture, you know why. Its neo-Renaissance and Gothic Revival architecture, crossed with timber…

    September 30, 2016
  • Streets of Príncipe Real in Lisbon, Portugal

    Príncipe Real: My favorite neighborhood in Lisbon

    Anyone who’s visited Lisbon and probably every guidebook will tell you that you can’t go to Lisbon and not see the Alfama neighborhood. And they’re right. The Alfama has the deepest history as it…

    September 19, 2016
  • The Cinque Terre Italy Corniglia Italian Riviera

    5 Tips for Trekking in Cinque Terre

    We love to hike, so the Cinque Terre was paradise. Fun trails with fairly easy trekking provide sweeping views of the deep blue Ligurian sea and tiny pastel villages perfectly nestled into cliffs. While we researched…

    September 15, 2016
  • Radcliffe Camera at University of Oxford, England
    Cambridge Oxford

    Oxford vs Cambridge

    The rivalry between Oxford and Cambridge goes back over 800 years, so our comparisons are a bit superficial compared to someone more familiar with almost a millennia of competition between these two towns and…

    September 11, 2016
  • The Best Pastel De Nata in Lisbon at Manteigaria

    The Best Pastel de Nata in Lisbon

    Since my first visit to Lisbon last October, I’ve been trying to find something that came close to the pastel de nata, the traditional Portuguese egg tart, at Pastéis de Belém. One of the…

    August 11, 2016
  • King's College at University of Cambridge, England

    The 5 Best Cambridge Colleges to Explore

    When you try to explain the University of Cambridge’s college system to people from the U.S., they usually get a confused look on their face. Most Americans are used to a system where the…

    August 2, 2016