Category Archives: Central Europe

21 best places to visit in Europe in January (2024 guide)

Vatican, Rome

Are you looking for the best places to visit in Europe in January?  The festive season may be over in many countries, but that doesn’t mean that these European destinations aren’t worth visiting.  In fact, pro travellers know that January in Europe has a lot to offer; whether they’re seeking mild temperatures in the south, […]

8 reasons to visit Poland in December 2023/4

colorful old town square in winter, Warsaw, Poland

Are you thinking of visiting Poland in December? Read on for all of our reasons why it should be on your list! Poland isn’t exactly the first destination that springs to mind when you picture a European December getaway, but this underrated country is well worth a visit at Christmastime! With drool-worthy local food that’s […]

22 things to do in Warsaw in winter (2023/4 guide)

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

Are you looking for the best things to do in Warsaw in winter? Read on, as I go through them all! 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 […]

Warsaw in November: top reasons to visit and guide for 2023

Image of Old Town Warsaw, Poland during sunset.

Are you planning a trip to Warsaw in November? Here’s my complete guide to the Polish capital at the start of winter! Warsaw is one of my favourite cities in Europe. It’s certainly not an ugly city, but its “Old Town” was completely rebuilt after the Warsaw Uprising in the Second World War. This means […]

14 things to do in Gdansk in winter (2023 guide)

Boat on the river in Gdansk.

Gdansk in winter: it’s a wonderland, with rooftops sparkling and that satisfying underfoot crunch of fresh snow. Although temperatures often dip well below freezing, Gdansk comes to life in the cooler season – so swap your duvet for a good coat and check out the best Gdansk winter activities!  The city bursts with age-old traditions […]

16 fantastic places to visit in Europe in February

Arctic Cathedral with snow around it

Are you looking for an unforgettable February getaway in Europe? Myself and other expert travel bloggers have put together this list of the best place to visit in Europe in February in this post! There’s so much to see in Europe, even in the middle of winter. While it’s certainly not the warmest month of […]

23 top places to visit in Europe in March, by travel experts

Landscape with trail looking from Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego in direction of Ponta da Madrugada on a sunny day, Sao Miguel. Viewpoint of Ponta do Sossego. Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal.

Whether you fancy exploring popular attractions without the crowds of tourists, admiring the turquoise waters and sandy beaches of the Mediterranean in winter sun destinations or soaring down ski slopes, Europe in March has plenty on offer.  European cities are generally quiet in March, making it the ideal time to explore tourist attractions, coastal destinations […]

Visit These Incredible Christmas Markets in Poland in 2024

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 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 […]