You’ve planning a trip to Greece and decided to include Santorini on your island hopping adventure. The next step is figuring out whether you need to car and if so, how to rent a car in Santorini. Keep reading to learn about everything you need to know about car rentals so you can make the […]
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For the best area to stay in Santorini, it really comes down to having an understanding of its towns, what they have to offer, the prices, views, surrounding activities, and the kind of accommodations that are available. When it comes to where to stay in Santorini, it can really impact your experience on the island. […]
Santorini is one of the most popular of the Greek islands and the inevitable question you’ll have is “how do I get from Athens to Santorini”? The good news is that there is really good infrastructure in place to get you from the capital city to Santorini. Ways to get from Athens to Santorini Getting […]
Kauai is the epitome of Hawaiian paradise with its lush green mountains, pristine beaches, wild canyons, tropical valleys of palms, and welcoming towns. Whether it’s your first visit to the island or you’ve been here before, you’ll know that picking where to stay is super important. Enter the best places to stay in Kauai guide! […]
As a city that’s home to stunning urban skylines and juxtaposition both modern and ancient attractions, there’s so much to love about Hong Kong. To help get you started on where to stay in Hong Kong, this guide will introduce the primary neighbourhoods and what you’ll find in each. Once you take in the tantalizing […]
As the capital of Taiwan, Taipei, is a diverse and thriving city with a population of almost 3 million people. The modern metropolis is a hub of cultural, technological, economic, and political significance. From the gurgling hot springs of Beitou to the busy, energetic nightlife, Taipei is filled with excitement and adventure around every corner […]
With 118 islands scattered across the South Pacific in 5 distinct archipelagos, a trip to French Polynesia is a paradise choose-your-own-adventure. Turquoise-blue lagoons, palm-fringed beaches, romantic overwater bungalows, lush mountains, and unblemished coral habitats fill your days. It’s what dream vacations are made of. While the end-product is undeniable, the trip planning process to building […]
The city of Vienna, Austria is a place where history breathes alongside modernity. Known both for the breathtaking architecture that lines the city streets and for the long history of artists and intellectuals that have called the city home, Vienna is a destination that will leave you craving trip after trip. Whether you want to […]
Egypt is one of those places that you’ve always wanted to go to since you learned about the Great Pyramids in primary school or watched Brandon Fraser’s, The Mummy. As ancient wonders go, Egypt is arguably at the top. Thing is, over this past decade, word on the street is that it’s not a good […]
I’m calling it. Egypt is going to be one of the most epic trips you’ll ever do. I know you haven’t even gone yet but you’re probably here because you’re in the middle of planning trip and looking for a travel guide that’s going to dish out all the things to know before going to […]