Ultimate Cinque Terre Guide

In order to make planning your next trip here easy, here is our Ultimate guide through Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre was one of our favorite coastal destinations in our entire European trip!  Good food, beautiful towns, sun and sea, what more can you ask for?  Cinque Terre is a National Park on Italy’s western coast.  … Continue reading Ultimate Cinque Terre Guide

Milan Travel Guide

No trip to Italy is really complete without a visit to Milan. While it is considered to be one of the fashion capitals of the world, this marvellous city has so much more to offer. It is filled with breathtaking architecture, beautiful parks and green spaces, and of course, restaurants and shopping opportunities for everyone. … Continue reading Milan Travel Guide

Favorite Budget accommodations in Europe

We have received questions from a few people about the accommodations we chose while we were in Europe last summer.  We consider ourselves budget travellers since we tried to keep all our accommodations between 50 and 90 canadian dollars per night, which in Europe during peak season can be a challenge.  The truth is that … Continue reading Favorite Budget accommodations in Europe

Italy and Croatia 5-week itinerary

Italy and Croatia were two destinations we were incredibly excited for!  Here is how we planned our Italy and Croatia Itinerary. Our trip to Italy and Croatia began with a flight into Rome.  We were in Rome for only 3 hours before we got onto a bus and headed south to Naples.  (Bus ride length: … Continue reading Italy and Croatia 5-week itinerary

Our Roadtrip through the Peloponnese

Our Peloponnese roadtrip brought us some of the most beautiful natural landscapes we have seen so far.  Even before leaving home, we LOVED roadtrips of all lengths and would jump on any opportunity to do one!  So when we were presented with the chance to roadtrip through one of Greece’s most beautiful mainland regions, we … Continue reading Our Roadtrip through the Peloponnese

How to spend 3 days in Lisbon,Portugal

3 full days was the perfect amount of time, in our opinion, to discover Lisbon as well as some nearby gems.  The first day was the one where we moved around the least.  We started our day with coffee and a pastry in Lisbon’s main square called Praça do Comércio.  It is a beautiful, colorful … Continue reading How to spend 3 days in Lisbon,Portugal

How to enjoy restaurants in Europe on a budget

In most European countries, eating in restaurants multiple times per week can become quite expensive.  Luckily we have a solution to help you save a lot of money on restaurants in multiple European cities If you have never heard of “the fork” app, we are about to let you in on an incredible discovery!  Ben’s … Continue reading How to enjoy restaurants in Europe on a budget

How expensive is it to spend 3 months in Europe?

Since we left home almost 4 months ago, the questions I have received the most are: How much did you have to save for your trip? How much did your trip cost you? How much should I save if I want to go to Europe for X amount of time? So I thought it was … Continue reading How expensive is it to spend 3 months in Europe?