Category Archive: Europe

Best Restaurants in Budapest

Budapest is definitely one of my favourite European gourmet destinations. They have plenty of great restaurants and these are the ones I discovered during my 4 day trip in Budapest. Some of the… Continue reading

Romantic getaway in Budapest

Budapest was never on my bucketlist and I don’t know why. I am glad I went to see this beautiful city and enjoy a few days away with my boyfriend – a perfect… Continue reading

Escape to Autumn wonderland

As lyrics of a popular Latvian song says ” nāk rudens apgleznot Latviju” (autumn comes to paint Latvia) this land of forests turns into beautiful canvas for the magic of Autumn. The leaves… Continue reading

Romantic getaway in Mallorca

One of the most romantic getaway spots in Mallorca is Illetas. It is just 20min taxi ride away from the airport and 10min from Palma. The taxi from airport will cost you about… Continue reading

how to make the most of 4 hours in Amsterdam

If you have a layover in Amsterdam it is a great opportunity to at least get a feel of the city. Just hop on the train, it is the most convenient way to… Continue reading

Liepāja – West Coast of Latvia

Liepāja – the city where the wind was born. So says an old Latvian song. But don’t let that scare you away. Although it can be a bit windy from time to time, it… Continue reading

London baby!

London is perfect for a weekend break, and being such big a metropolis it is fun to see no matter if it is the 1st or the 99th time you visit. But this… Continue reading

How to spend 2 days in Riga

I just got a mail from my friend: We are in Riga today, we are staying for two days. Where should we go, what should we see? Luckily I have just been in… Continue reading

Rundale Palace

After moving away from Latvia, I have become the biggest tourist enthusiast of the country. So after reading all about how Rundale Palace is the must see place in Latvia I decided to… Continue reading

Valladolid, Spain

I had the joy to spend a weekend in Valladolid. I was pleasantly surprised by this beautiful city an hour train ride North of Madrid. The fast train from Madrid costs just and… Continue reading

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