Culinary Travel | Truffle Hunting

There is such a category as culinary travel, a chance to stay in a new country (or region) with the specific goals of learning to cook and eat a local dish. A popular one of these culinary jaunts has you hunting the raw ingredient too. That ingredient is truffles.

Culinary Travel | Truffle Hunting2021-02-22T17:33:18+00:00

10 Haunted Hotels in Great Britain

When one travels, a good night’s rest before a day of sightseeing is paramount – unless of course, you travel with the object of a disturbed night as your ultimate goal. The paranormal has always intrigued the public...

10 Haunted Hotels in Great Britain2020-10-15T18:42:53+00:00

Three Romantic Castles

What can be more romantic than a castle? They are found most often in the fairy tales of our youth and the legends of long-ago-and-far-away expanded upon in books and on screen. Everyone has their favorite...

Three Romantic Castles2020-04-20T18:55:01+00:00

London Attractions

There are certain cities that everyone should visit at least once in a lifetime. London, England is one of them. A day or two’s sojourn won’t do this place justice though perhaps you will see a few highlights, enough to whet your appetite to return. To get the real flavor of the city...

London Attractions2019-11-20T18:54:02+00:00

Oberammergau Passion Play – 10 Facts & Tips

If you wish to attend a once-in-ten-year event and enjoy the pastoral scenes of Bavaria in Germany, plan to attend the Passion Play at Oberammergau. What is this famous event all about? Here are some quick facts about this historic play:

Oberammergau Passion Play – 10 Facts & Tips2020-10-15T15:20:53+00:00

Don’t Miss These 3 World-Famous Markets

One activity most travelers engage in when visiting other countries is shop. Even the tourist with the most antipathy to shopping can’t resist a token item to remind them of their journey. And at the opposite end...

Don’t Miss These 3 World-Famous Markets2018-12-19T19:49:50+00:00

Visit Brit TV & Movie Locations

Here are some of the places seen on screen, big and little, in the last few years and filmed in Britain or Ireland.

Visit Brit TV & Movie Locations2018-11-27T20:47:50+00:00

3 Fun European Festivals

Carnival Masks, Venice (Image: Pixabay) 3 FUN EUROPEAN FESTIVALS There are hundreds of festivities celebrated throughout Europe and if you are lucky in the timing of your travels, you may be able to attend one whether by design or by happenstance. For instance, many folks travel specifically to [...]

3 Fun European Festivals2018-11-27T20:48:58+00:00

Themed Walking Tours

With cars and public transport these days, many of us do not walk where we want to go – sometimes we do not walk the street we live on! Walking about a city (or the countryside) gives you a unique perspective and appreciation for the passing scenery than one does not get driving by.  For this reason, whenever you can, take a guided walking tour ...

Themed Walking Tours2017-12-12T14:12:08+00:00

The Christmas Markets of Europe

The Christmas Markets of Europe   In North America, the time approaching Christmas is usually fraught with Christmas gift lists and the mad scramble to buy, buy, buy. Often this time is stressful and many complain it takes the joy and meaning from the season. If this is the scenario that will [...]

The Christmas Markets of Europe2018-07-09T16:21:18+00:00
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