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The Incredible Stonehenge
Dec 27

The Incredible Stonehenge
By Vicky

Stonehenge is one of those sites I have heard about for years. Even now I can picture those National Geographic programs with a helicopter filming the stones from an aerial view. I can still see the dramatic lighting and hear the booming voice narrating the…

A few Days in London
Dec 24

A few Days in London
By Vicky

After almost a year of traveling through Asia and Europe we finally landed in what was still a foreign country but where the native language was our own, English. We had landed in England. And though yes at times it almost felt like we were…

Germany Wrap Up – Average Daily Cost $62 per day
Dec 18

Germany Wrap Up – Average Daily Cost $62 per day
By Vicky

We spent an average $62 each per day in Germany over the course of 19 days. Here is a collection of our impressions, travel tips, and the cost break down. Schedule Hamburg 2 days Hamburg was our first taste of Germany. We happened to rent…

What are the Costs of a Road Trip in Germany?
Dec 16

What are the Costs of a Road Trip in Germany?
By Vicky

So what does it actually cost to rent a car and go on a 4 day road trip in Germany? Unlike France, Germany has no toll roads whatsoever so our car costs came down to the car rental (including insurance), parking and gas. Car Rental…

Road Trip Through Bavaria
Dec 12

Road Trip Through Bavaria
By Vicky

We did one road trip in France when my mom came to visit, and it was time to do another one, with just the two of us. With great advice from our friends over at Bruised Passports we chose the German Alpine Road in Bavaria…

Experience the Authentic Wilderness in Lapland
Dec 9

Experience the Authentic Wilderness in Lapland
By Dave

Do you love the outdoors?  If you’re like us and you can’t get enough of camping, hiking, trekking and general outdoor activities, you should consider spending some time in Lapland, a region in the north of Europe reknowned for its beautiful four seasons and nature. Each…

Must See European Cities – Vienna!
Dec 7

Must See European Cities – Vienna!
By Dave and Vicky

Nothing can get more melodious than celebrating the holiday season in the City of Music – Vienna. This enchanting city will truly fill your soul with a lifetime of harmonious memories. Vienna is essentially the musical capital of Europe and this can be seen in…

First Impressions of Berlin
Dec 2

First Impressions of Berlin
By Vicky

For months before we even got to Berlin we heard people raving about it. People seemed to love Berlin and told us we would love it too. I’m talking everyone we met seemed to have something positive to say about Berlin. What would we think…

Jumping off a Building in Berlin
Nov 27

Jumping off a Building in Berlin
By Vicky

No – this wasn’t an attempted suicide as the title might lead you to believe. We weren’t held at gunpoint and forced to walk off a plank. On the contrary we actually did this willingly, and even paid a good chunk of money for it….

Poland Wrap Up $35 Per Day
Nov 23

Poland Wrap Up $35 Per Day
By Vicky

We spent 13 days in Poland. Here is a collection of our impressions, travel tips, and the cost break down. Schedule Krakow 2 days We only got to spend 2 days in Krakow but would have happily spend an extra 1 or 2 days there….