Trade, strategy, irrigation. The history of canal waterways has left a long-lasting impression on Europe’s cities. Once used as ports for merchants, these waters are a sparkling touch to the rich history of the surrounding land.
At first, you might be thrilled that your family has agreed to make the trek across the ocean. You may have your heart set on going to certain locations and showing your family just how truly amazing Germany can be.
The white sand beaches of Mykonos and feats of architectural brilliance such as the Parthenon in Athens are what has put Greece on the bucket lists of millions of tourists. However, if you stray off the beaten path just a tad, you will find the seaside escape that is Nafplio.
Romania may not be on your vacation destination list but it should be. Bucharest, Romania’s capital, has so much to offer! Here are five things you should highly consider when visiting Bucharest.
King Michael Park
The Musee Rodin Paris displays a fascinating collection of the famous artist’s sculptures and drawings. It is tucked away in the 7th arrondissement just across the street from the Invalides, with its very visible golden dome.
Perhaps you’re heading to Stuttgart to see a musical? Or look at timeless vehicles at the Mercedes-Benz Museum? Aside from doing the bucket-list-worthy items, take some time to discover some gems in the mountainous state of Baden-Württemberg.
Surrounded by numerous countries, Germany is a superb starting point for venturing out and exploring other cultures, cities, landscapes and architectures. Luxembourg, the small country lying between Germany, Belgium and France, is teeming with sights for the passionate traveler.
When we received orders to the United Kingdom, I felt like we hit the jackpot. I had visions of tea in London, driving through the rolling hills of the English countryside and discovering the complex and amazing history of the four countries that comprise the U.K.
Aside from the iconic sites in Europe, an area many jet off to when they have been bitten by the travel bug is the Balkans. With a landscape and a culture that differs from western Europe, it’s easy to see why. Below are 6 reasons why everyone should put the Balkans on their travel list.