Despite the reputation for calorie-ridden, deep dish pizza, Chicago’s food scene is really quite varied and surprising. Expect tasty brunch, lunch, dinner, small brews, farm-to-table, international cuisine, and off-the-beaten-track places to eat in Chicago. I’ve been to Chicago many times with my husband and friends and always enjoy what I eat – and at prices […]
Did you know that hiking is one of the few natural antidotes for stress? If you have never tried it, then this guide will help you hike your first trail.
Meteora can provoke strong feelings to the traveler who for the first time sees its monasteries perched on top of the huge monoliths in the sky.
Brasov is one of the seven walled citadels of Transylvania. We walk the streets of the old city learning its history and then, we visit the mighty castles of Bran and Rasnov.
We take walk in the historical center of Athens, the ancient capital of western civilization, and feel the pulse of the city.
When the sun is shining and the weather is nice in Chicago, there’s no better way to experience the “City of Broad Shoulders” than taking to the river on a Chicago Architecture river cruise. This is one of the best things to do in Chicago. There are numerous companies to go with, with each tour […]
Nature is like an artist working on landscapes; using small brush strokes on a canvas, taking millions of years to paint, and yet the masterpiece is never completed. In the case of the Meteora monasteries, it seems that the painter went a bit more abstract than usual by abandoning the typically mild, harmonious lines and replacing […]
In some ways, St. Lucia is your typical tropical island with beautiful beaches, delicious cocktails, and sunny skies. But no other place is home to the incredible sulphur springs St. Lucia has to offer. The Sulphur Springs are so unique they are known as the Caribbean’s (and maybe the world’s) only drive-in volcano. What are […]
If you are travelling to the Philippines, it’s likely that your first port of call will be Manila. While it’s largely a city overshadowed by the far more popular destinations within the same Philippines archipelago, the attractions and places to visit in Manila are plentiful. Metro Manila is the metropolitan region surrounding the capital, Manila […]
No matter how “offtrack” a traveller you consider yourself to be, there are some places in the world that simply need to be seen – regardless of how touristy they are. Kyoto is one of those places. Our recent visit had us overwhelmed by tourists, yet blown away by the sites. Known for its traditional […]