Biarritz France – The Surfing Mecca of France
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Biarritz France – The Surfing Mecca of France

Biarritz France is considered one of the most beautiful beach resorts of the French Basque Country. A stop here will not disappoint! This region allows you to enjoy a wide variety of beach and historical activities that most international tourists skip.  This city has so much to offer tourists who want to enjoy France’s charm,…

Toulon In France – 10 Of Southern France’s Best Beaches
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Toulon In France – 10 Of Southern France’s Best Beaches

Have you always wanted to explore Toulon in France? Toulon has some of the world’s best beaches. It’s famous for its beaches.  500+ years of french history made Toulon France beaches a touristy spot for tourists around the world. Having sandy beaches near Toulon makes it easy and safe for city residents and travelers to…

How To Vacation in Sarajevo – The Capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina
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How To Vacation in Sarajevo – The Capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Traveling to Sarajevo – the capital of Bosnia–Herzegovina in the summer? Lucky you! The capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina is incredibly charming and welcoming to tourists. But, it can be hard to figure out what to do there in the summer especially since the extreme heat makes it difficult to leave the house while the…

Basque Country, Spain – What You Should See And Do
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Basque Country, Spain – What You Should See And Do

Basque Country is a Spanish autonomous community located in the North of Spain. It borders France to the east and the community of Santander to the west. It is divided into three provinces, Álava, Bizkaia, and Gipuzkoa. Located in the Bay of Biscay, it is connected to the ocean and mountains in the Atlantic Ocean,…

Chatsworth House – One of England’s Finest Estates
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Chatsworth House – One of England’s Finest Estates

Chatsworth House is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. Located in North Derbyshire, England, it has been passed down through sixteen generations of the Cavendish family. A stately home, which means a large house or mansion in the English countryside. Chatsworth is often chosen via surveys as Britain’s favorite country house. I can…

Why You Should Visit Dachau Concentration Camp
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Why You Should Visit Dachau Concentration Camp

Visiting the Dachau Concentration Camp in Germany might not be something most people choose to do while on vacation. For some, the mere thought is too much. We attended Oktoberfest in Munich and made a conscious decision to visit. First, I am a firm believer that to understand the world, you must understand its history….

Castle Howard – Yorkshires Brideshead Revisited
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Castle Howard – Yorkshires Brideshead Revisited

Located in York, northern England is Castle Howard. Despite its name, it is not a traditional castle. Castles are fortified structures to defend against attacks, but the term “castle” is often part of an English estate home’s name. Likewise, when a building sits on a prior castle site, the term castle is common.  Castle Howard…

Saariselkä Finland – The Gateway To Lapland
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Saariselkä Finland – The Gateway To Lapland

Everyone has fantasized about visiting Lapland, and Saariselkä Finland is a resort village in northern Finland in the middle of Lapland. It is located above the arctic circle, in the Inari region, and home to Sami traditions. Saariselkä Finland attracts visitors from around the world, seeking a winter wonderland escape. Considered Europe’s final frontier, Lapland…

The Ultimate Guide To Oktoberfest Germany
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The Ultimate Guide To Oktoberfest Germany

Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival and traveling funfair a “Volksfest.” It occurs annually in Munich, Bavaria. It is held from mid-September through the first Sunday in October for a total of sixteen days. The festival has been held since 1810 and attracts more than six million people annually. It is the world’s largest…

Linderhof Palace – King Ludwig’s Country Retreat
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Linderhof Palace – King Ludwig’s Country Retreat

Sitting in the southeast corner of Bavaria bordering Austria is Linderhof Palace. The lesser know homes of the famous King Ludwig and one often missed by tourists. Bavaria is the Land of Castles. If you visit Bavaria, Germany, you will see Neuschwanstein Castle – the “Disney Castle” most famous. King Ludwig died before the completion…