7 unique experiences over 2 days in Lisbon
A short visit to Lisbon: hidden gems in its pastel streets, tricks to finding the birthplace of the Portugese tart, and a route along its dramatic coastline to hell’s mouth.
Beautiful, chaotic Napoli: a guide to its historic centre
Set against Mount Vesuvius, Naples is our favourite Italian city. This guide includes good pizza, spectacular views and day trips from the historic centre.
3 week Italy itinerary: summer of colour, culture and the coast
Planning a summer in Italy? This itinerary is perfect for 3 weeks spent in vibrant cities and alluring coastal towns.
Too beautiful for a murder: day trip to Lake Bohinj
Lake Bohinj is the most idyllic place, just ask Agatha Christie. This post outlines the perfect day trip: how to get to Lake Bohinj from Bled or Ljubljana and where to go, eat, hike and swim once there.
3 days in Bologna: lost in red and orange hues
We fell in love with the red and orange hues of Bologna. Click through for good food, an incredible view, and the best things to see around the city.
Public transport in Italy
How to find train and bus tickets in Italy, and information about the Eurail pass.
The best way to spend serene days in Piran, Slovenia
Piran is a serene coastal town, only a short drive away from Ljubljana and Lake Bled. Find out how to get there, where to eat and what to see in the vibrant, Venetian town.