Bird’s Eye View Over Lisbon – from Miradouro da Graca

Lisbon’s highest bird’s eye view and one of our favorites is found on the terrace, Miradouro da Graca. From Miradouro da Graca you see the city’s sweeping panoramic views of colorful terracotta rooftops, Castle Jorge, numerous churches and cathedrals, the 25 de Abril Bridge and the Cristo Rei (Christ the King statue) sprawling out before…

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6 Best European Destinations to Visit in March

March is one of my favorite months to travel within Europe. Some of the best European destinations to visit in March are also among my all-time favorites? Why? The weather starts to get warmer – and by the end of the month it can warm enough to stroll in a t-shirt in Southern Europe –…

5 Best European Destinations to Visit in February

February is the coldest month in Europe, no matter where you decide to travel to. The temperatures range between bone-chilling in the North and above freezing in the South. Snow and winter sports lovers rejoice at the idea of visiting winter wonderlands, while the rest of us are left with exploring cities. And yes, everyone…

Bird’s Eye View Over Bergen

Located on the west coast of Norway, Bergen, a perfect mix between city and nature. While the city is one of the bigger cities in Norway it is filled with amazing nature. It is a top destination in Norway and many tourists make their way here every year. Bergen is famous for its seven mountains…

Bird’s Eye View Over Dubrovnik

After checking into my hotel, the first thing I did in Dubrovnik was to take the cable car up Mount Srđ. The view from there took my breath away! Below me, I could see the orange rooftops of Dubrovnik’s Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the distance, I spotted Lokrum Island, which is…

Best European Spring Destinations

If you are looking the best European spring destinations do not exclude the major European capitals, as well as touristy place. Why? Because they are very affordable to visit now whereas during summer it’s both pricy and crowded (everywhere!). Spring is also my favorite season. Of course, I love it for the colors it chooses…

Bird’s Eye View Over Friedrichshafen, Germany

Visitors to Friedrichshafen, Germany have a couple of options if they want to get a good view. And it’s a view that’s well worth seeing. The town sits on Lake Constance, or the Bodensee, a lake at the foot of the Alps where Germany, Austria, and Switzerland all meet. Those seeking a more traditional view…