Tag Archives: Day Trips

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Ultimate 9 Day Itinerary Spain and Portugal

Updated: 3 May 2023 Spain and Portugal are two of my favorite countries to explore in Europe. Both destinations offer well-preserved historical cities, many boasting UNESCO World Heritage status, as well as incredible (and diverse) food options and sweeping beaches. Of course, both countries are obviously different, too. For example, don’t assume that everyone speaks Spanish […]

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Is Lake Como Worth Visiting? An Honest Guide

Updated: 3 May 2023 Is Lake Como worth visiting?? Seriously, what sort of ridiculous question is that?! Haha, I imagine a couple of my readers are picking their collective jaws off the floor at this very second.  As travelers, we’ve all heard of Lake Como. In case your memory needs refreshing (doubt it), Lake Como […]

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Beginners Guide: Solo Trip to Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is, without a doubt, one of the most iconic images in the United States. Our popular culture references Grand Canyon National Park over and over in books, movies, and television shows. Meanwhile, in traditional travel media, promotional trips to the United States are often include sleek images of the canyon’s famous (and […]

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5 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Rotterdam

Updated: 31 January 2023 Several people planning a trip to the Netherlands spend a little time in Amsterdam before going to their next big European capital city. I personally think you should spend at least 5 days in the Netherlands, and extend your stay and see the country’s smaller cities. So, are you not sure […]

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How to Do a Figueres Day Trip from Barcelona

Figueres is a small city in Catalonia that’s well known as the birth place of Salvador Dalí. Unsurprisingly, due Dali’s worldwide fame and strikingly bizarre art, Figueres is a very popular day trip from Barcelona.  And I didn’t want to miss Figueres either! When I was in Catalonia, I took an independent Figueres day trip […]