Best Christmas Markets in Europe 2019 – Shopping, eating and drinking guide

Best Christmas Markets in Europe 2019 – Shopping, eating and drinking guide

Planning a trip to one of Europe’s Christmas Markets this year? Year-round, local markets are the best place to get a taste for local life (literally, since you can scoop up tasty snacks as you browse!). But at Christmas time, markets become so much more than just a place to...

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12 Best City Breaks for TV fans

12 Best City Breaks for TV fans

Fancy checking out Sherlock Holmes’ iconic apartment in London? Or dining out in one of Carrie Bradshaw’s favourite restaurants in NYC? Pay homage to a TV show that’s meant something to you by visiting the old haunts of your favourite characters. Here are our local guides’ top picks for the...

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Crete Wellness Guide: Healthy Eating, Spas, Exercise options and more…

Crete Wellness Guide: Healthy Eating, Spas, Exercise options and more…

With abundant sunshine, fertile land and a stunning extended coastline, it’s no wonder Greece is considered one of the most beautiful countries in the world.  Crete’s mild winters and hot summers make it a great year-round destination to take a break from everyday life! Legendary Greek philosophers and scientists (Hippocrates,...

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Top TV filming locations in New York City – Seinfeld, The Sopranos, Sex and the City, Saturday Night Live

Top TV filming locations in New York City – Seinfeld, The Sopranos, Sex and the City, Saturday Night Live

Our New York City guides have put together a list of their top TV pilgrimage sights in NYC. Now if you could just get up off your couch to go check them out… Saturday Night Live It’s produced some of America’s greatest comedy legends, from Chevy Chase and Eddie Murphy...

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5 amazing gorges you have to visit while in Crete

5 amazing gorges you have to visit while in Crete

With more than 400 gorges making their mark on the Cretan landscape, due to land corrosion from the flow of river water, Crete is justifiably known as the King of Gorges in Greece. Cretan gorges are magnificent monuments of nature that will give you a sense of the beauty on...

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The best ethnic restaurants in Moscow

The best ethnic restaurants in Moscow

One of my tourists recently asked what makes Moscow really special. My answer was the country’s diversity – especially when it comes to food. Visiting Russia isn’t just about Russian cuisine. What makes us so unique is that you can try food from different Russian republics and from the former...

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The art of pottery in Mallorca

The art of pottery in Mallorca

Although pottery and ceramics are a world still to be discovered by many visitors that come to Mallorca, pottery has been linked to the tradition and craftsmanship of the island since ancient times. Products made with clay are still a faithful representation of the gastronomy, culture, and life of Mallorca...

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Things to do in: Santorini

Things to do in: Santorini

If there was ever a destination that embodies the description of “postcard perfect,” it’s Santorini. Beautiful beaches, epic sunsets, towering cliffs, and Instagram-worthy views nearly everywhere you turn don’t usually disappoint even the most seasoned of travellers. But if you’re wondering what to do besides staring blissfully at whitewashed villages...

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The complete guide to: Santorini travel

The complete guide to: Santorini travel

Planning a visit to Santorini? You’ve made an excellent choice! From beautiful beaches and dazzling sunsets, to charming villages and amazing food – Santorini packs a pretty alluring punch. Whether you just want chill out for a few days of aimless wandering and beach-hopping, or get more active with an...

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See Nairobi through the eyes of its resilient women

See Nairobi through the eyes of its resilient women

For many travellers, the people of Kenya have been whittled down to iconic images: extravagantly beaded Maasai dancing across the pages of National Geographic, and impoverished women and children featured in appeals for donations. But who are these people, really? Urban Adventures’ Resilient Women of Kenya tour offered us the...

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