Why You Should Definitely Visit Mexico City

Last updated on February 23rd, 2023 at 05:06 pmIsn’t Mexico City dangerous? That’s a pretty common question about Mexican destinations outside tourist meccas like Cancun and Cozumel. Despite the bad press, many areas of Mexico are generally safe and we didn’t encounter any issues during our two week trip around central Mexico in March. If…

Is Sofia, Bulgaria Worth Visiting?

Last updated on March 23rd, 2023 at 11:14 amIs Sofia, Bulgaria worth visiting? If you haven’t seen very much of Europe, you may be better off planning visits elsewhere. But if you enjoy off the beaten path destinations, with fewer tourists, then a visit to Sofia might be ideal. It’s also the European Union’s cheapest…

Fantastic Summer Night Markets of Melbourne, Australia

Summer is a time of great outdoor activities in most major cities, and Melbourne is one of the best for great outdoor festivals and events like Moonlight Cinema. While summer highs can occasionally reach 110 fahrenheit (42 celsius), there are also plenty of balmy nights to enjoy being outside. During our February visit to Melbourne…

Bergamo: Great Base to Explore Lombardy

Last updated on April 15th, 2021 at 07:53 pm Located in the Lombardy region, Bergamo is a charming city less than an hour by train northeast of Milan. Citt√† Alta, Bergamo’s older upper district can is encircled by Venetian walls and features cobblestone streets. Its home to the Romanesque Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore and…