Category: Europe

13 of the best national parks to visit in May

May is a wonderful time of year to get out and explore the countryside. The weather is getting sunnier (for much of the northern hemisphere, at least) and yet most places are not yet...

Bulgaria: A Sublime Trail in Apriltsi

Every region in Bulgaria has its own costumes – white and black with red skirt are typical for Apriltsi. Poetry in green – the eco-trail near Apriltsi By Radoslav Raikov There are places that...

Parma Italy: Ham, Cheese, and Speed

Aged ham in Parma. Tab Hauser In Parma, tasting the unique ham and famous cheese, as well as Ferrari’s Museum By Tab Hauser Passion for food and cars runs deep in the Parma region...

AVE: Traveling Through Spain at 250km per hour

  In 2015 an expansive new system of high-speed railways opened across Spain. Today it’s among Europe’s best. By Luke Dowley Anyone who has taken an extended trip over to Europe knows that the...

An Introduction to Paphos, Cyprus

The ancient and picturesque city of Paphos (Pafos) is located on the south-west coast of Cyprus. It is blessed with a colourful history, a rich architectural and cultural heritage and an immense natural beauty...