Things to know before you visit Austria

I love Austria (except for the current political climate). I think it’s an underrated travel and vacation destination, especially the countryside. Austria is absolutely stunning, with mountains, lakes, charming little villages, and beautiful cities. The food is delicious, and the people are kind. I spend three weeks this summer backpacking through Austria, exploring different parts … More Things to know before you visit Austria

Things to know before you visit Italy

I love Italy. I know, not exactly a controversial opinion. History, culture, art, food, sun, beautiful landscapes and charming people, Italy has all the elements of paradise. But it also has its downside. It’s a country of irregular public transportation, a slowly increasing English proficiency and especially in the south, dirt and crime. But I’m not trying to scare you away. Instead, just prepare yourself with these tips below so that you can fall in love with Italy as deeply as I have: … More Things to know before you visit Italy

More things to do in Vienna

The beauty of Vienna is too much to capture in one post. It is one of the most beautiful and exciting cities in Europe. It’s elegant, artistic, hip, young and vibrant. Vienna is lovely any time of year: when the trees bloom in spring, when the temperatures rise in summer, and especially around Christmas time. If you are planning a trip to this fantastic Austrian capital, here are some tips on what to do there and some more things to do: … More More things to do in Vienna