Bird’s Eye View over Tallin

This picture was taken from one of the many lookouts over Tallinn, Estonia on the medieval city walls. Tallinn has one of the most incredible old towns, filled with magnificent buildings, intricate architecture and delicious food. Within the defensive walls, there are tiny, twisting alleyways and crooked steps, intermingled with ornate grand houses and dozens…

Bird’s Eye View over Barcelona

If you ever go to Barcelona in Spain, take a bottle of cava, snacks and a blanket and head to Bunkers del Carmel. Previously, this place was part of anti-aircraft battery during the Spanish Civil War. Nowadays, it’s full of young people gathering every night to socialize, accompanied by the bottle (or few!) of wine.…

Bird’s Eye View Over Sarajevo

If I have to choose my favorite city in Europe, it will be Sarajevo. The capital is one of the most charming and interesting cities I know with a long history of cultural and religious variety. The city arose as an Ottoman stronghold and always has been the meeting point of Eastern and Western cultures.…

Amazing Romantic Destinations in Asia

A guest post by Iuliana from Authentic Travels. If you travel as a couple, consider some romantic destinations in Asia and don’t forget to pack your bathing suit. While traveling by myself through Asia, I was wondering which would be the most romantic places where to travel as a couple. And I can’t help dreaming…

Bird’s Eye View Over Lisbon

As a city built on seven hills, Lisbon isn’t short of high-up vantage points. Three of the best views over the city are from the castle on São Jorge hill, the Miradouro de Graça, and the Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara above the Bairro Alto. My favorite place to get a bird’s eye view…

Souvenirs I buy from the places I visit

I am sucker for souvenirs I buy from the places I visit. I stay away from tacky things but I do have my favorite things to get. After my latest trip to Budapest*, coming home with quite a lot of things, I decided it was time to put together a list about what I buy…

Bird’s Eye View Over Zagreb

There is only one skyscraper on Zagreb‘s Main Square, but even that one will offer you great views over the city. On the highest floor, the most amazing observation deck and a bar are located. From 162 meters above the sea level, you can enjoy spectacular views of Upper Town and Downtown, beautiful parks and…