Category Archives: Europe

Travelor’s Guide to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is one of our favorite cities in the United Kingdom.  There is so much history to see and things to do.  If you are planning a trip to Edinburgh in the near future, we hope this guide will make your trip planning process a little bit easier. Continue reading

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A Day in Edinburgh

Come along with us as we take a tour of three of the Edinburgh, Scotland area’s biggest attractions.  We take a look at the beautiful Rosslyn Chapel, the infamous Royal Mile, and of course the Edinburgh Castle. Continue reading

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Friday Sound-off: Is ‘overtourism’ a problem?

We have certainly seen first-hand the effect that over-crowding can have in our travels throughout Europe.  Longer lines and a scarcity of accommodations is something that every traveler needs to factor into their travel planning these days.   Continue reading

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Video: A Day in Valencia

From Valencia’s many old churches, to the ultra-modern L’Oceanogràfic, to the historic Torres de Quart, and the wonderful market, we have you covered. Continue reading

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Great Golf Getaways – Old Head Golf Links

Located in County Cork on the South West Coast of Ireland, Old Head Golf Course is simply a must play if you are planning a golf trip to Ireland. The stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean crashing against the cliffs can be seen on all eighteen holes, and nine of the holes play along the cliff tops. Continue reading

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Travel Planning Advice – Part 2

If you were following along with your own trip in mind, you should have a compiled list of all of the things your group would like to see, ranked in order of what your group would like to see the most, and a map with all of these places laid out on it. If you haven’t done that yet, I suggest you go back and do that before reading this article any further. It will be awfully difficult to start planning the “how”, or the logistics, of your trip if you don’t yet know what you want to see and where those things are. Continue reading

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Travelor’s Guide to Valencia

One of the larger cities in Spain, and definitely one of the liveliest, Valencia is known for its amazing beaches. Situated on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, and with average highs in the upper 60’s in the winter and above 90 degrees in the summer, Valencia is a very popular European vacation destination. Continue reading

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Travelor’s Guide to Barcelona

I guess in that regard it is difficult for me to say that the city exceeded my expectations as I didn’t really know what to expect, but I will say that Barcelona did not disappoint. Continue reading

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