Scandinavia for first-timers: 4 Ideas

1. Gothenburg and the west coast, Sweden Why should you go? For the super-fresh seafood, for the locally brewed beer and laid back bars, and for the car-free islands that lie just offshore, where you can swim in cool, clear waters. 2. Skagen, Denmark The town is dotted with galleries, workshops and antiques shops. Cycle a few kilometres [...]


7 Best Things to Do in Perugia, Italy

Perugia is the capital of Italy's Umbria region; a substantial town with a number of historical attractions and good transport links. Over the centuries Perugia has been dominated by numerous different peoples, evidence of which can be found in the many archaeological remains. Perugia is also a well-known cultural and artistic centre of Italy. The city hosts multiple [...]

8 Reasons Why You Should Visit Wales

Rich in history and natural beauty, Wales has a living Celtic culture distinct to the rest of the UK. Travelers are attracted to Wales because of its beautiful landscape, including the mountains and coast of its stunning national parks, the wealth of history and large number of imposing castles. Here are 8 reasons why you [...]


Most people know Spain as the home of paella, tapas and some of the best football clubs in the world. There’s so much more to Spain than what you see in pictures, so much more to Madrid than just a tourist destination. You have to be there to feel it, to be stunned by the grandeur of the [...]

The 10 Best Islands in the World

Every year, Travel + Leisure releases a ranking of hotels, cities, cruise ship lines, islands, and other travel categories, dubbing a select few the "world's best." The ranking is based on the results of a reader survey, in which participants rate their travel experiences. This year, the list includes three islands in the US, (Hilton [...]

The 4 Best Museums in Milan

While Milan is not full of museums like Florence and Rome, the northern city does have its share of fine museums, which include everything from Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper to modern masterpieces.

Nepal – What Should You Know Before You Go

Nepal’s history dates back more than 2,500 years. But much of that ancient history is unknown. Many of the UNESCO sites worth visiting date back to the 1400s. It’s worth knowing a bit about Nepali politics, as it’s an unstable and ever-changing topic. A monarchy ruled Nepal until 2008, at which time a democratic republic and [...]