Monthly Archives: October 2022

Things to do in Bansko in winter: Bulgaria’s snow capital!

Wooden chalet, houses and snow mountains landscape panorama in bulgarian ski resort Bansko, Bulgaria

Welcome to the winter capital of Bulgaria! Whether you’re a skiier, snowboarder or someone who just wants to frolic in the snow, Bansko has it all.  It’s one of those places that is nice in the summer months, but as soon as the weather starts to get colder, it becomes completely magical.  With a range […]

Fascinating places to visit in Croatia in winter (plus tips)

Christmas tree with golden, yellow ornaments, baubles, silver bows in old town with ancient architecture, cathedral, church. Authentic festive atmosphere in streets of Dubrovnik, Croatia

Are you looking for the best places to visit in Croatia in winter? Read on for a comprehensive guide to visiting the country in the cooler months! Situated in a prime destination on the Adriatic Coast, Croatia is a much-loved European country in the summer.  But it’s not just a warm-weather destination. The country has […]

Fun Things to do in Zagreb in Winter (plus full guide!)

Aerial view at old city center of capital of Croatia, Zagreb, Europe.

The Croatian capital, Zagreb, is a gorgeous historical metropolis that’s worth visiting year-round. While it’s not quite as famous as other destinations in the country like Dubrovnik and Hvar, the capital is brimming with historical attractions, quirky museums and plenty of places to grab some amazing food.  The best bit? All of these points of […]

Wonderful Places to Visit in Portugal in Winter (plus tips)

This pic shows huge red christmas ball in centre of lisbon. Image shows Illuminated night view of Lisbon city in Christmas , Lisbon Portugal. The Pic is taken in January 2020 in lisbon.

Are you planning on visiting Portugal in the winter? One of the best winter sun destinations in Europe, this Southern European country has a mild climate and plenty of year-round things to do.  My first trip to Portugal was on the first week of January one year when I left the frosty UK in the […]

Epic Things to do in Dubrovnik in Winter (Plus Day Trips!)

Beautiful romantic old town of Dubrovnik during sunset.

Are you heading to Dubrovnik in winter?  The gorgeous Croatian city is famous for its fascinating history and charming old town. In fact, the entire city is a UNESCO site that looks like it has been frozen in time. In the summer season, Dubrovnik is brimming with tourists, so much so that it’s tough to […]

Best Day Trips from Paris in Winter (in France and abroad!)

Strasbourg, France. Christmas Market in Petite France old district of Strassburg in Alsace.

Are you curious about the best day trips from Paris in winter? Read on for all you need to know! There’s nowhere quite like Paris. The city has a pulsating atmosphere in the summer, that much is true. But a Parisian winter day has a certain charm. Imagine wrapping up and walking along the Seine […]