Milan, the capital, is not the first city that comes to mind when planning a trip to Italy. It is considered a bland destination in comparison to tourist magnets like Venice, Rome, and Florence. It is the finance and industry hub, but are there enough treats for the travelers who come to experience the 'true' Italian lifestyle? Well, let's find out. Milan doesn't fall into the classical Italian destinations. It stands out. You can find an abundance of classical Roman and Renaissance … [Read more...] about The perfect itinerary for 2 days in Milan (and cool day trips!)
What to do in Thessaloniki for 3 days? Is it worth visiting?
Thessaloniki, or Salonika as the locals call it, is the second biggest city in Greece after the capital Athens. Due to its dynamic history, it brings together a very interesting mix of culture, cuisine, architecture, and art. Not being a famous tourist island makes it a perfect place for exploring the authentic and unspoiled greek elements. Being both a historical marvel and a modern cosmopolitan city, Thessaloniki was the best city to start our introduction to Greece. Thessaloniki was … [Read more...] about What to do in Thessaloniki for 3 days? Is it worth visiting?
50 fantastic things to do in Trondheim, Norway: hear it from a local
As I write this article about the best things to do in Trondheim, the sunshine is spilling through my light curtains, yet there is a stillness in the air. It is pleasant outside and the fresh green grass in my backyard is inviting me to lay around and finish the rest of my article in its embrace. I put a quick glance at the clock in my microwave, it is 11:48 pm. 11:48 PM!! And there is still so bright! I have been in Trondheim for the last 4.5 years and I am still not used to this much light … [Read more...] about 50 fantastic things to do in Trondheim, Norway: hear it from a local
London 4-day itinerary: must visit attractions (and fun facts)
London has been one of my dream destinations for a while. And no, it is not the colonial hangover talking. London has managed to be relevant for more than 2000 years. It is not only a financial hub but a big melting pot with different cultures. People from all over the world have made London their home. There is so much to do in London, something for everyone. And since there is so much to do, I am preparing this 4-day London itinerary to see as much as possible. Buckle up! We are going on a … [Read more...] about London 4-day itinerary: must visit attractions (and fun facts)
Domodossola: what to do in and around the beautiful Swiss Italian border town (with 10 best day trips)
Deciding between where to travel next, Switzerland or Italy? What if I tell you that you don't need to choose one or the other. How do you ask? Domodossola is the answer! Domodossola is a petite Italian town surrounded by the Alps in the Piedmont region in the northwest of Italy. What makes it special is its location: It is an important railway junction connecting the train routes between Switzerland and Italy. It is a hub for trains connecting Milan to Geneva, Bern, Lausanne, Interlaken, … [Read more...] about Domodossola: what to do in and around the beautiful Swiss Italian border town (with 10 best day trips)