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Your Ultimate Guide to Backpacking Eastern Europe

Updated: 4 December 2022 I often hear from travelers who want to backpack all over Europe, which is awesome. However, I am also a “slow” traveler in my heart and soul. While Europe is home to excellent train connections and affordable flights, I don’t like the idea of spending a huge deal of time on […]

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The Complete Guide to Traveling Budapest Alone

Updated: 3 November 2022 Out of all the cities to travel alone in Europe, I have to say that Budapest is one of my favorite destinations, and is definitely a city I want to visit for a third time in the near future. I’m not even kidding. Traveling to Budapest alone = a great decision. […]

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4 Days in Vienna: The Ultimate Itinerary for Austria’s Capital

As a teenage, I had always envisioned Vienna as the center of European sophistication. Even though I studied French in high school, I always wanted to study abroad in Vienna, because, according to my young mind, living in Vienna meant that I could go to the opera every evening and sip gourmet coffee every afternoon.  […]

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What to Wear in Budapest in Winter

Updated: January 24 2022. Are you not entirely sure what to wear in Budapest in winter? I don’t blame you. Winter packing is a pain. in. the. neck. thanks to all the bulky items that you’re somehow supposed to stuff in a carry-on bag. I love winter trips. A lot. I don’t like packing for […]

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21 Tips for Traveling to Europe for the First Time

Are you traveling to Europe for the first time? Awesome! You must be super duper excited! A first trip to Europe is a big adventure whether you’re with friends or traveling solo.  As for me, I remember my first trip to Europe, a guided tour throughout England, as if it happened yesterday. I sat in […]