Free Entry: 12 Activities in Europe

Each destination in Europe has its own individual flair. Nevertheless, they all have one thing in common: they all offer a spectrum of free attractions and activities. Regardless of which city or country you’re travelling to, sightseeing is one of the main draws. You’re bound to find a wide range of popular and intriguing attractions…

Discover the Most Popular Erasmus Destinations

The Erasmus program can look back on a long-standing tradition. The European Union launched the program back in 1987. It has already enabled a large number of students to study at a university in another European country. Up to 4 million people have already enjoyed the experience of these scholarships. But do you know which…

Holiday on Tenerife: The Biggest of the Canary Islands

Although the island of Tenerife is part of Spain, it is situated west of Africa in the Atlantic Ocean and many kilometres from the capital Madrid. The Canary Islands, which consist of the main islands of Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and, of course, Tenerife, are located approximately on the…

Euro 2016 Accommodation: The Alternative City Guide

As France prepares to host the Euro 2016 European Football Championships, cities across the country are preparing for the pilgrimage of football fans travelling to France to cheer their team on next summer. The expansion to a 24-team format has seen ten cities chosen to host the championships and with the draw made on December 12,…

30 Things to do on Holiday in Tenerife

Known locally as the ‘Land of Eternal Spring’, sun-seekers have been flocking to Tenerife for years in search of its world-class beaches and bars. But look a little closer, and this small Spanish island has so much more to offer. The largest of the seven Canary Islands, Tenerife attracts roughly five million tourists a year-…

Why Paris is the Perfect Base for Euro 2016

As capital of the host country, France, the hotly-anticipated draw for the group stages of Euro 2016 will take place in Paris on December 12th. If you and your friends are wondering where to stay during Euro 2016 then Paris should top the list. Stunning architecture and fantastic restaurants make it one of the world’s most visited and iconic cities –…

New York City’s Top Neighborhoods: Outside Manhattan

Think of New York City and you’ll most likely picture, Times Square, The Empire State Building or Central Park. Although it’s certainly a place to miss out on entirely, the city does not end at the shores of Manhattan, its central island borough. There are plenty more areas worth getting to know, and with some…

Where to stay in Barcelona

Planning a trip to Barcelona? Wondering which neighbourhood you should stay in while you’re there? Overwhelmed by the options? We’ve put together a simple breakdown of the main districts, to help you easily decide which is the best fit for you. Barri Gòtic Crowded but convenient Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter is a district within the old…

Expert Tips for Oktoberfest 2015

In preparation for this year’s event we have reached out to our network of bloggers to ask for their best recommendations for Oktoberfest 2015. It can be daunting arriving at a festival so ingrained in a country’s identity, so swotting up on all the key questions is important.  What should I wear to Oktoberfest? Which is…