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6 Simple Tips for Adventurers Planning to Explore Greece

Greece is a paradise for history and marine aficionados. In Greece, you can sail through the crazy tides of the Mediterranean Sea or take long hiking trips to local mountains. The country has everything from numerous archaeological sites to locals markets with hundreds of shops, which may put your stamina to the test. But thankfully, […]

Why You Should Visit the North Cape Once in Your Life

The North Cape is a spot where true travelers and adventurers go to end their beautiful journey to Northern Europe. It marks the edge of the world, literally as the northernmost point in Europe, and for being the last northern inhabited land. This island has more to offer than any of those other tourist traps […]

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5 Reasons You Didn’t Get That Schengen Visa

There are a lot of reasons why you didn’t get that Schengen visa. A lot of whys and hows and what-the-hell-happened blank stare. There are currently 26 member states in Europe that form part Schengen Area. Today, the Schengen Area encompasses most EU States, except for Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland, Romania and the United Kingdom. However, […]

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10 Really Awesome Destinations to See the Northern Lights

When planning for your Northern Lights trip, there are three main things you need to consider. The rest are just plus factors or bonuses. The destination is located somewhere north. Up north. Close to Santa’s place. Long winter nights No light pollution. Go where there is little light or no light at all. Many may not be […]

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Your 5 Top Tips for Winter Travel to Europe

Travel during winter in Europe is totally different. A lot different. Winter and all that sudden changes in weather patterns can be really stressful and may totally alter your itinerary and what you had planned. But it doesn’t mean you give up travelling during winter and just stay home with a hot cup of chocolate. Here are […]

The True Cost of Chasing Aurora Borealis

Chasing the elusive aurora borealis is, more often than not, perceived as costly and maybe not fit for solo travellers and itinerary planning can be a bigger headache than a hangover after a night of partying. This is article is to totally change that perception. I travelled to the North Pole solo, I planned my […]

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10 Horrible Mistakes You Need to Avoid When in Paris

Paris, being a major European destination and flocked by an average of about 15 million tourists each year, can be exciting and at the same time intimidating for the first timers because of the French’s reputation as snobbish, because of the language barrier, because here, you are always reminded as an outsider or a foreigner. […]

A Wake-up Call in Abisko

This was how I got my wake up call in life. And I got it during my trip to the cold and frigid Abisko, Sweden to chase the beautiful entrancing aurora borealis.  Since then, I have quit my robotic choreographed life, sold my stuff, went back home and have been preparing to travel the world. […]

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Tour Eiffel : From a Different Angle

Spending a lazy afternoon at the park under the Tour Eiffel, with a bottle of red wine and baguette jambon-fromage (ham and cheese), offered a different view for this famous Paris icon. I have been here in Paris for 3 days now. For the past days, I conquer different arrondissement on a photo walk exploring with […]

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Hunting for the Aurora Borealis? Here’s How Not to be Disappointed.

Hunting the Aurora Borealis or the Northern Lights is perhaps on every bucket list that I know of. It’s every travellers dream to see the aurora dance even for a split second on a cloudless night sky. What more if you are able to bring home a souvenir photo with the Aurora Borealis dancing in […]