Tag Archives: Day Trips

5 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Rotterdam

one day in 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 […]

How to Do a Figueres Day Trip from Barcelona

mae west exhibit in the dali museum

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 […]

Ultimate 9 Day Itinerary Spain and Portugal

9 days in spain and portugal should include lisbon

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 in Portugal! That would […]

How to Make the Most of a St. Gallen to Appenzell Day Trip

st gallen to appenzell means seeing rolling hills

Going from St. Gallen to Appenzell means stepping back in the pages of time. In Appenzell, you will have the privilege of experiencing one of Switzerland’s most traditional and fascinating cantons. I, personally, fell in love with this place. Not to mention, St. Gallen to Appenzell is a quick and easy day trip that will […]

7 Not-So Spooky Reasons to Visit NYC in Fall

let's visit nyc in fall for the foliage

Fall is the most magical time of year. Mag. Ic. Al. And, let’s be real, fall is also my absolute favorite season, haha. Can you tell? Naturally, it’s unsurprising that I think my favorite city, the glorious Big Apple, is extra special when the cool weather rolls in. The crisp air provides so much relief […]