Tag Archives: Western Europe

7 Wonderful Things to Do in Wengen Switzerland

wengen is absolutely gorgeous

In my humble opinion, Switzerland is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. It’s nearly impossible not to fall in love with Switzerland as you explore the country’s mountains and lush green valleys and pristine lakes. It’s difficult to describe the Swiss countryside in words, and photos, while lovely to look at, don’t do […]

Solo Travel Europe Summer: Everything You Need to Know

solo travel in Amsterdam is safe

Visiting Europe alone is practically a rite of passage for travel aficionados. As for me, there’s still nothing quite as romantic as boarding a train with a backpack strapped to my shoulders. Even Valentine’s Day doesn’t compare to an impeccably planned travel journey across the Atlantic Ocean (sorry).   A solo trip to France or Italy […]

6 (Short and Easy) Europe Backpacking Routes

backpacking routes europe

Updated: 15 January 2023 As a solo traveler, I love, love, love exploring Europe so much in my spare time. I mean, why on earth else would I be crazy enough to constantly fly over the Atlantic Ocean when I actually hate flying with a burning passion? Because I LOVE Europe. In my biased opinion, […]

Solo Travel to Ireland: Everything You Need to Know

traveling alone to ireland is a lot of fun

Updated: 1 January 2023. Ireland is one of the most popular travel destinations for Americans. Several families are able to trace their genealogy to Ireland, and as a result, it is a rite of passage for a lot of people to book a flight to Dublin and beyond into the gorgeous lush and green Irish countryside. […]

You Must Take a Solo Trip to Northern Ireland

visit Northern Ireland

Updated: 10 December 2022 I absolutely, positively, definitely loved Northern Ireland. And, yeah, you need to take a trip to Northern Ireland now. We all know Ireland (the Republic of Ireland, that is) fascinates Americans. Namely because many people trace their roots back to this country. And Ireland is so damn pretty. Yet, for some reason, Americans also skip […]