Christmas Markets in the Netherlands (with 2016 Agenda)

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There is a common opinion that the Netherlands doesn’t have much to offer in terms of the Christmas markets. But, it’s so not true! There are many events organized during the December, with vintage Christmas markets that will transfer you back to the beginning of the 20th century or the ones located in castles or even underground caves. There are an ice skating fields in almost every city, with many Christmas concerts, Santa’s visits and a shopping opportunities for the nice Christmas presents. Since I am a bit crazy about Christmas markets myself, I did my research here and compiled a list…

Tour around the Tower of London

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I always wanted to visit the Tower of London but somehow I always missed it. So, when I was planning my recent trip to UK’s capital, the tour around the Tower of London was an absolute must. And I wasn’t disappointed at all! It is no secret I am a huge fan of Medieval castles, but visiting this one was a beautiful experience itself because I had a private Tower of London tour only for myself! I  met my guide Sean next to the Tower Hill Underground Station and from there he took me to the three hours walk around the Tower…

Monthly overview: October 2016

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Recently, I decided to start a series of more personal blog posts. I am taking so many photos from museums I am visiting or shorter day trips, and somehow I am never finding enough time to make a blog posts out of them. That’s why I am starting to write monthly overviews where I will be letting you know what I was doing in a previous month, where I was and what are my plans for the near future. A romantic weekend in Croatia If you are following this blog for some time, you know that I am mostly traveling…

A quick guide to Varaždin

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Croatia is well known for its Adriatic coastline, but its inland is definitely worth visiting, as well. That’s why I decided to compile a series of posts dedicated to not-so-well-known places there, but absolute musts if you are planning to spend more days in this beautiful country. We will start with the baroque pearl of North Croatia – Varaždin. A quick guide to Varaždin Varaždin is one of those towns which charm you can feel instantly. It is full of cute small streets, beautiful mansions, picturesque churches and friendly people. Once it was the capital of Croatia, but it lost…

Roskilde – A day trip from Copenhagen

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Located only 30 minutes by train from Copenhagen, Roskilde is a perfect choice for a day trip outside the Danish capital. With a rich history, Gothic cathedral with the tombs of Danish monarchs, the Viking ship Museum and a beautiful seashore, it is absolutely worth visiting. How to get there It is very easy to travel from Copenhagen to Roskilde with the train. Journey lasts for 30 minutes and return ticket will cost you 190 DKK (around 25 euros). You can buy it at the ticket machines in any train station. From Roskilde train station you will need only about…