Palace of Knosos, Europe’s Oldest Civilization

Legendary myths and history collide at the oldest advanced civilization in the western world. The Palace of Knosos, just outside the largest city on Greece’s biggest island, Heraklion, Crete is unique and controversial. Originally discovered by the Cretan merchant Minos Kalokairinos in 1877, English aristocrat Sir. Arthur Evans’ team did the majority of excavations beginning in…

9 Must Things to Do in Copenhagen

Copenhagen consistently ranks as one of the world’s best cities to live, even making the top of some lists. During the US presidential campaign, Bernie Sanders frequently praised Denmark’s government for its emphasis on quality education and an equitable social structure. The United States might use slogans like “no child left behind,” but Denmark is a benchmark…

Travel Planning Tips: Know Before You Go

Traveling is wonderful, but it can be headache if you’re unprepared. This doesn’t mean you need to have every part of your itinerary booked before you leave (far from it), but there’s some things you should be prepared for. Here are some travel planning tips to consider before heading abroad. Research Visa Requirements for Your…