European Travel

Barcelona Guide To Booking Attraction Reservations

Barcelona Guide To Booking Attraction Reservations

It’s no secret that Barcelona is one of the best tourist destinations in the world.  Even during non peak times, getting into popular attractions can take hours.  Luckily you don’t have to spend valuable time waiting in line.  Many places offer online reservations that allow […]

Exploring Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Exploring Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

All of the headlines in Barcelona may go to La Sagrada Familia, other Guadi architecture, La Rambla, and beaches, but no visit to Barcelona is complete without a trip to Barcelona’s oldest part of town.  It’s characteristic lanes are packed with wonderful architecture and plenty […]

Exploring Montjuïc: Barcelona’s Hilltop Perch

Exploring Montjuïc: Barcelona’s Hilltop Perch

One of the joys of visiting a vibrant city is viewing it from above.  Looking down on the energy gives a certain appreciation that can’t be appreciated at eye level.  Barcelona has a view places to see the city from above including tremendous views from […]

Getting The Most Out Of A Visit To La Sagrada Família

Getting The Most Out Of A Visit To La Sagrada Família

The most popular tourist attraction in Barcelona is still under construction and isn’t expected to be completed for nearly a decade.  Designed by the world renowned Antonio Gaudí La Sagrada Família is a towering basilica that has become the symbol of the dynamic city of […]

Djurgården Is Stockholm’s Cultural Playground

Djurgården Is Stockholm’s Cultural Playground

Stockholm makes almost any list on most livable cities in the world.  The capital of Sweden combines great natural beauty, culture, architecture, and an easy going lifestyle to make a wonderful place to live or visit.  All of those aspects are on full display in […]

The Quirky Side Of Vienna: Hundertwasserhaus

The Quirky Side Of Vienna: Hundertwasserhaus

Vienna has one of the best collections of royal palaces including the Hapsburg, Belvedere, and Schonnobraun. After your getting your fill of opulent palaces and grand church’s, you can head out to Hundertwasserhaus for a colorful change of pace. The Hundertwasserhaus is a quirky apartment […]

The Hungarian Parliament: The Icon Of A Country

The Hungarian Parliament: The Icon Of A Country

Paris has the Eiffel Tower, Sydney has the Opera House and New York has the Statue of Liberty. They are iconic structures that instantly identify a city. Budapest has the Hungarian Parliament building. A striking building that has become the symbol for not only a […]

Checking Out The Belvedere Palace in Vienna

Checking Out The Belvedere Palace in Vienna

It should come as no surprise with Vienna’s royal history that it has some of the best palaces in Europe. One of them is the Baroque masterpiece the Belvedere. Once considered outside the city it is a short walk from the city center in the […]

Prime London Treasures Are Found In Maritime Greenwich

Prime London Treasures Are Found In Maritime Greenwich

London is one of the most popular travel destinations.  It has loads of history, top notch museums, the allure of royalty, and much more.  While many travelers never leave the city center, venturing out leads to some great experiences. One of the best examples is […]

The Top Places To View The Berlin Wall

The Top Places To View The Berlin Wall

There is perhaps no greater symbol of division than the Berlin Wall.  It was built to keep East Germans from entering West Berlin between 1961 and 1989.  The wall encircled the three zones that made up democratic west from the communist east.  As the Soviet […]