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25+ fun things to do in Reykjavik in winter: see Iceland!

Sunrise behind Hallgrimskirkja in Iceland

Are you planning a trip to Reykjavik in winter time? Here’s our full guide to the best things to do and see while in the capital city of Iceland! When flying into Reykjavik in winter, you’ll land in a true winter wonderland. With an alluring mix of urban and natural wonders, Reykjavik is brimming with […]

9 reasons to visit Reykjavik in January: Iceland’s capital!

Reykjavik in January might seem like a strange city break choice. But, with hours-long sunrises and sunsets only within a few hours of each other that ensure the city is always lit in a golden hue, a chic Nordic vibe in the shops, restaurants and street art, a plethora of museums that delve into the […]

Best things to do in London in February (2023 guide)

A view of the River Thames on a winter's day. The London Eye is in the background.

Are you looking for things to do in London in February?  Whether you fancy taking a cruise down the River Thames, visiting London’s best historical attractions or trying some of the best food and drink in the country, there are tonnes of things to do in the British capital during this month.  It’s a little […]

Christmas in Belgrade: attractions, activities & full guide

Saint Mark's Church in Christmas City decoration in Belgrade City, Serbia

With fascinating holiday traditions, a bustling atmosphere throughout December and into January and beautiful attractions possibly even covered with a dusting of snow, Christmas in Belgrade, Serbia, is magical. If you’re looking for a budget-friendly place to spend the festive period that celebrates in full swing but also has traditions that you might not find […]

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 […]

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 […]

Best Day Trips from London in Winter (Cities and Castles!)

Are you looking for the best day trips from London in winter? Here’s a full list! The charming city of London has so much to offer tourists, whatever the season. Enjoy attractions like Westminster Abbey, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge and the incredible London Eye, where you can take in panoramic vistas of the […]

Things to do in Ankara in Winter: Turkey’s Frosty Capital!

If you are looking for things to do in Ankara in winter, you’ve come to the right place! The capital of Turkey has plenty of indoor attractions, museums, famous Turkish hammams, and even a ski centre. The city is well-tailored for the winter months. It’s not really a summer destination as there are not many […]

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 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 […]