The Insider’s Guide to Travel in Europe

Malaga, Spain

Malaga: One of Spain’s Oldest Cities

My first view of Malaga was from the hillside home of my friends. As I looked out over that wide sweep of city rooftops nestled between the amphitheatre of the surrounding hills, and with the shimmering blue Mediterranean Sea lapping on the sandy shoreline, it was a magical moment for me. I could ... Read Full Article

Papagayo beach-Lanzarote

Top Things to Do and See in Lanzarote

Finding a holiday destination that checks all the boxes is difficult, but a holiday to Lanzarote never disappoints. From its dreamlike beaches, amazing geology, to its historic architecture and vibrant culture, this is one Canary Island worth visiting. The landscape of Lanzarote is something ... Read Full Article

choose When to Splurge or Save on your Trip

When to Splurge or Save on your Trip

Some budget-minded travelers count every penny on a trip, ensuring that they never go over a carefully planned budget; others prefer not to worry about the costs at all, spending what they want without a limit. Most travelers, however, fall somewhere in the middle. We want to keep costs low but ... Read Full Article

Monument to the battle of Salamis on Salamina Island

The Unexpected Hideaways of Greece’s Salamina Island

There couldn’t be any place more off the beaten track than Greece’s Salamina Island when it comes to finding archaeological sites. Nothing is properly marked on maps so one must be an explorer and detective to find these unique well-hidden locations. Although it’s just off-shore from the Greek ... Read Full Article

Watching the world go by while on your Europe River cruise. for seniors

A Perfect River Cruise for Seniors

By now you have heard of the popularity of river cruising among seniors. As a senior myself, I can attest that it is a wonderful, relaxing  way to see the world. Here are six reasons why a river cruise is a perfect way for seniors to travel Europe and beyond. And, if you are accustomed to ocean ... Read Full Article

Perast in the Bay of Kotor. Montenegro

Choose Montenegro to Have it All

Perfectly placed in the south of the Adriatic, Montenegro is a European destination that offers the perfect blend of beach life, fascinating culture and incredible landscapes. If you're looking for holiday deals on this hidden gem, or are already packed and ready to go, take a look at our guide on ... Read Full Article

Kilkenny Castle is one of Ireland’s premier castles

8 Best Highlights of Kilkenny, Ireland

What makes Ireland such a superb travel destination besides the epic coastlines, quaint countryside and world-renowned pub life are its cities and towns. From Dublin on the east coast to Galway on the west coast, from Belfast (let’s include Northern Ireland too, as it’s part of the same island after ... Read Full Article

A view over Valencia

What to do in Valencia in Summer

 If you can stand the heat, Valencia is one of the best European cities to visit in the summer. As the third biggest city in Spain, the centre of Valencia has a real neighbourhood feel and almost everything is within walking distance. And thanks to its array of attractions, restaurants and ... Read Full Article