Monthly Archives: August 2022

Visit These Incredible Christmas Markets in Poland in 2022!

POZNAN, POLAND - December 15, 2019: Poznan Christmas Market, Poland

Are you looking for the best Christmas markets in Poland? From Wrocław to Gdansk, here are the most magical places to spend the festive season. The smell of gingerbread lingers in the air, the stalls are illuminated by a million gentle fairy lights, and friendly stall holders serve tasty gluwein and delicious regional food. These […]

Things to do in Lisbon in Winter (Plus Full Travel Guide)

Lisbon, Portugal skyline at Sao Jorge Castle at sunset.

Are you interested in visiting Lisbon in winter? It’s one of my favourite cities in Europe (if not my favourite!) – and I actually prefer it in winter than summer! Read on to find out why! Whenever I land in Lisbon, I immediately feel completely enamoured. The colourful winding streets of the Alfama area with […]

Things to do in Porto in Winter: Portugal’s Northern City

Cityscape of the city of Porto, Douro river with its old boat and its typical colored houses on the water's edge. Portugal. Europe.

Are you looking for things to do in Porto in winter? This blog post details them all! The northern Portuguese city of Porto is one of the most gorgeous European cities, with plenty of incredible architecture and gorgeous scenes over the River Douro, snaking through the city.  It’s a popular city break throughout the year, […]

Things to do in Warsaw in Winter (Food, Fun and History!)

Warsaw old town, snow-covered roofs and and distant city center at dusk, aerial winter panorama

The dynamic capital of Poland, Warsaw has plenty to offer locals and tourists alike. It’s well-known for its hearty cuisine, range of fascinating museums, beautiful architecture and vibrant atmosphere.  Warsaw is a little colder and darker in the winter months, but that doesn’t mean that it’s any lesser worth visiting! In fact, many travellers favour […]

Things to do in Zakopane in Winter: Poland’s Winter Spot

View at the Tatra mountains near Zakopane, Popland when driving to Lysa Polana.

Carpeted under a blanket of snow, with hoardes of tourists giving it a pulsating atmosphere, Zakopane in winter is magical. The centre of the Góral (Polish Highlanders) culture and nestled in the Tatra Mountains, Zakopane is full of traditional folklore and it offers a wide range of attractions during the winter holidays.  The city of […]

Epic Places to Visit in Bulgaria in Winter (& Travel Tips)

Alexandre Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia, Bulgaria winter with snow

Are you visiting Bulgaria in winter? Here’s a list of 12 incredible places to visit and some travel tips! Also known as the land of roses, Bulgaria is a beautiful country with plenty of winter activities.  It boasts of the best ski resorts in this part of Europe, a popular spa culture, cities with a […]