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Eurail – What You Need to Know Before Traveling Europe

Riding a train through Europe with Eurail is something we always wanted to do. However, as we got older, we thought that Eurail was mostly for backpackers. Many backpackers use the Eurail system because it is so cost effective. After traveling through Europe for 42 days, we are here to say that just about anyone [...]

2018-09-22T21:45:43+00:00By |

5 Unusual Things You Can Actually Do in Vienna

Vienna, the city of Baroque streetscapes, home of coffeehouse culture, and imperial palaces is a must see European city destination. With its unique charm and vibrant flair, this capital city has an unhurried feel, unusual for large European capital cities. Vienna is a dream city for anyone who is a romantic or has an interest [...]

2018-10-23T02:34:00+00:00By |

Hotel Bristol Vienna, Experience the Luxurious Past Now

Staying at the Hotel Bristol is part of an amazing vacation in Vienna Austria. If you are like us, hotels are not simply a place to sleep and shower; they are a big part of our travel experience. We like feeling special and comfortable when staying at a hotel. We like to immerse ourselves in [...]

2018-10-01T09:41:09+00:00By |

Zagorje Croatia, a Super Romantic Place to See in the World

For a beautiful day trip from Zagreb, take a drive northwards about an hour to the Zagorje region of Croatia. The area is full of rolling hills and vineyards, small quaint homes, medieval burgs, and castles. The best sights to see in this area are the city of Varaždin and Trakošćan castle. As you probably [...]

2018-10-08T09:24:01+00:00By |

A Spotlight on Croatia’s Amazing Northern Istria Coast

We recently traveled from Zagreb to the northern part of Croatia’s Istria peninsula and visited some lesser-known cities. We visited Trsat, Rijeka, Lovran, and Opatija. This one-day trip was spectacular and was possible because we took a private tour with Zico tours. Region of Trsat Our first stop in Istria was in Trsat which is [...]

2018-10-08T09:19:40+00:00By |

Croatia – Discovering My Croatian Ancestry For the First Time

Croatian Ancestry Tina and I like genealogy, and we have created a lengthy family tree for both our families. My roots on my mother’s side indicate that my great-grandparents were born in Croatia. Specifically, Delnice Croatia (pronounced Dél-Neet-Sa) located in the mountain region of Western Croatia. Since we were visiting Croatia, we decided to visit [...]

2018-10-08T09:14:54+00:00By |

Zagreb Croatia – An Amazing Timeless City that Cruises Miss

This post is written in collaboration with Expedia.ca Zagreb Croatia, an Amazing Timeless City that Cruises Miss Many people dream of visiting Croatia. When people tell us the cities they visited, Zagreb typically isn’t one of them. Most of the time, people visit Croatia from a cruise ship which means they only see the popular [...]

2018-10-08T09:26:15+00:00By |

The Panama Canal, a Rare Man-made Marvel You Must See Now

Many Americans dream of visiting the engineering marvel of the world, the Panama Canal. It's no wonder because it's one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. The only way to truly comprehend this amazing feat is to experience it first hand. Keith and I recently took a Panama Canal cruise. It was not [...]

2018-08-10T17:46:06+00:00By |

Intercontinental Hotel San Juan Puerto Rico Where Paradise is Found

The Intercontinental Hotel San Juan in Puerto Rico is a special place to stay. For Keith and I, hotels are not just a place to sleep. When we travel, we spend a good portion of time at our hotel. Therefore the hotel stay becomes a part of the whole travel experience. It can be difficult [...]

2018-06-29T16:40:22+00:00By |

Old San Juan Puerto Rico, 5 Incredible Things to See and Do

If you are planning to travel to old San Juan, you are in for a real treat. Located on the northern coast of the island, San Juan is an architectural, social and cultural dream. Old San Juan became a city almost a century before the Mayflower landed in what is today Massachusetts. San Juan is [...]

2018-07-04T02:02:11+00:00By |