Exploring the UK’s Cutest Coastal Villages

The UK’s coastline is full of picturesque and quaint villages, each with its own particular charm, enhanced by the backdrop of the sea. Idyllic spots for seaside holidays await, packed with scenic beauty and fun activities. From the remote Scottish islands to the gorgeous Cornish coast, these are a few of the cutest UK coastal villages scattered throughout the nation.

How to Spend One Week in Paris, London & Amsterdam

A week’s vacation in Paris, London and Amsterdam is a fantastic idea, especially for English-speaking beginners to European travel. London is the world’s grandest English-speaking city, with a wealth of world class attractions. Paris is one of Europe’s most elegant and romantic cities, with an array of highlights to dazzle your eyes and palate. Dotted with canals, Amsterdam’s historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the world’s most bicycle friendly city. We previously lived in Amsterdam and know these European cities well. So here’s how to spend a great week in Paris, London and Amsterdam!

White church, a top a green hill and dusk sky in Paris

How to Spend a Long Weekend in London

Last updated on December 20th, 2022 at 01:58 pmBy Alex Kallimanis: There’s no city quite like London, home of the political, entertainment and media hubs of the United Kingdom. In the United States, these hubs are located in Washington, DC, Los Angeles and New York respectively. With a wide variety of attractions, you can busy…

River with boats and skyline of churches and skyscrapers at dusk

The Benefits of Taking Time Off to Travel

Last updated on February 8th, 2024 at 11:59 pmWe originally met in Brugge, Belgium in 2002, while backpacking solo after college. Bell had just finished a bachelor’s degree in Melbourne, Australia and I had just completed a bachelor’s in history in Orlando, Florida. Fast forward 16 years, and we’re about to celebrate our 13 year…