The silhouette of Cologne Cathedral at dusk

The Perfect Weekend in Cologne

The city of Cologne (Köln in German) brings to mind two things immediately – the magnificent cathedral, and its legendary Christmas markets. But a whole trove of other treasures to see and experience awaits at any time of the year – more than you can fit into just a weekend … Read More

The interior of the Fara Church in Poznan Poland

15 Amazing Things to See in Poznań, Poland!

Poland remains under the radar for most European travelers, and even for those who have discovered this beautiful, affordable destination, Poznań usually doesn’t make the itinerary. Boy is everyone missing out! But there is no shortage of things to see in Poznań and all kinds of reasons that Poland’s first … Read More

Ostuni the White City is Your Gateway to Puglia

Ostuni, the White City. It sounds like Game of Thrones meets the Wizard of Oz and it’s every bit as evocative and romantic as it sounds! What your stay in Ostuni will look like depends on a few things. Will you be in Ostuni only, or do you want to … Read More

Aachen Cathedral Rich With Treasures

Here’s why just one day in Aachen, Germany, is enough to blow your mind! Charlemagne’s shrine, golden reliquaries, a chapel of glass, an ancient throne and treasures beyond imagination! We had one afternoon in Aachen and decided to do the thing one must do if there is only one afternoon … Read More