• Greece

    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
    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
  • Portugal

    Quaint Cascais: A Perfect Day Trip from Lisbon

    Whenever we find ourselves walking through a quaint old town near the ocean, eventually one of us wonders aloud, “would you want to retire here?” The other responds with a list of some of…

    September 21, 2016
  • Monterosso, Italy | 5 Tips for hiking in the Cinque Terre
    Italy

    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
  • The Best Pastel De Nata in Lisbon at Manteigaria
    Portugal

    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
    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