4 pictures next to each other of the best Flemish beguinages in Belgium

The Best Flemish Béguinages – Islands of Tranquility

Despite its modest size, Belgium has some fantastic UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Aside from well-known tourist destinations like Bruges and La Grand Place in Brussels, there’s also some fascinating Belgian UNESCO sites that are well off the tourist trail. One …

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frescoes with chariots and horses on the inside of a round cupola, the Thracian Tomb in Kazanlak

Exploring Thracian Tombs in Bulgaria

As a lover of history, I’ve always found myself fascinated by cultures and civilizations that have been largely lost to history. Where imagination is as important as fieldwork, and where astonishing archaeological finds collide with enormous gaps in the known …

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six pictures of Romanian painted monasteries - the painted monasteries of Bucovina

Painted Monasteries of Bucovina

The Painted Monasteries of Bucovina is one of the most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Romania. It’s a collection of eight Romanian Orthodox monasteries, scattered across the Moldovia and Bucovina regions of northern Romania. These painted monasteries were constructed …

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a buzzing street in a small town with lots of hanging flowers, people walking on the streets and two turrets of an old bulwark in the middle of the background, Valkenburg

17 Exciting Things to do in Valkenburg

Valkenburg is perhaps one of the most popular destinations for local tourism in the Netherlands. The place is buzzing with people and there are lots of things to do and see there: from historical places to industrial heritage sites, to …

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a cable-stayed bridge with some green hills behind, the Viaduct of Millau

Visiting Millau Viaduct – an Amazing Experience

Without a doubt one of the most imposing structures of modern France is the Millau Viaduct (Le Viaduc de Millau). The tallest bridge in the world is an absolute architectural masterpiece. Located near Millau, it spans above the Tarn River …

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a vew of Saint-Chely-du-Tarn in France with the bridge, the Tarn River and the waterfalls

Discover the Adorable Saint-Chely-du-Tarn

Saint-Chély-du-Tarn is absolutely adorable. Located on the road that goes along the Gorges du Tarn, this tiny village is the perfect stop on any road trip in this area in Southern France. Although you can see all attractions in the …

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six pictures of windmills in the Netherlands

Where to See Windmills in the Netherlands?

One of the most iconic Dutch landscapes would be the one with a windmill on it, wouldn’t it. Indeed you need to visit the Netherlands for the ultimate windmill experience. Today, there only about 1000 windmills left in the Netherlands, …

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a photo-collage of 6 places with half-timbered houses in Germany

14 Pretty Half-timbered Towns in Germany

Germans might not be famous for being truly romantic, but small German towns with half-timbered houses are perhaps the most romantic places to visit. And Germany has an abundance of these. There are also two popular routes in Germany – …

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