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10 Best Beaches on Sicily

By on Published: August 15, 2022 | Last Updated: August 16, 2022 in Europe, ITALY, Western Europe with 0 Comments
10 Best Beaches on Sicily

Honestly, I’m not trying to start this article on a downbeat note, but, spoiler alert, most people don’t head to Sicily for the beaches. But wait, that’s not because the beaches here aren’t fabulous, but rather because this Italian gem of an island – the largest in the Mediterranean don’t y’know – offers so much, […]

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How to Travel from Palermo to San Vito lo Capo

By on Published: July 28, 2022 | Last Updated: July 29, 2022 in Europe, ITALY, Western Europe with 0 Comments
How to Travel from Palermo to San Vito lo Capo

If you’re visiting the west of Sicily then San Vito lo Capo is a must on your itinerary list! One of the region’s top hotspots, mostly thanks to its beautiful sandy beach, this charming town is awash with quaint streets, cute cafes and plenty of vibe! Add to this list the fantastic Zingaro National Reserve […]

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Best Time to Visit Sicily

By on Published: July 25, 2022 | Last Updated: August 16, 2022 in Europe, ITALY, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Best Time to Visit Sicily

Located at the very southern tip of Italy – at the toe of the famous boot if we want to get technical!  – there’s no doubt that Sicily is one of the country’s warmest and sunniest regions. Lying not far from the North African coastline – the capital of Tunisia is under 400km away would […]

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Where to Stay in Madeira?

By on Published: July 11, 2022 | Last Updated: July 13, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Where to Stay in Madeira?

If there’s one thing Madeira is not, it’s short on places to stay! Probably due to the island’s diversity and the fact that almost every part of it has a wealth of great things to visit and enjoy, there really isn’t a clear choice when it comes to the best place to base yourself when […]

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Complete Packing List for Madeira

By on Published: July 7, 2022 | Last Updated: July 18, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Complete Packing List for Madeira

Growing ever more popular, Madeira is officially one of the best spots to head in Europe now for an amazing holiday in a warm climate that won’t cost you the earth! With stunning coastline, some epic hiking and a diversity of natural landscapes, plus let’s not forget some delicious port tasting thrown in for good […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Travel Madeira?

By on Published: July 4, 2022 | Last Updated: July 13, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
How Much Does it Cost to Travel Madeira?

In my general travel experience, I have to say that travelling to islands never works out as cheap as hitting up mainland destinations. It’s as simple as that! Usually, there’s an added cost of getting there, plus food and services tend to be a little more expensive after your arrival too – either due to […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in Funchal, Madeira

By on Published: June 30, 2022 | Last Updated: July 20, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Top 10 Things to Do in Funchal, Madeira

Funchal, the capital of Madeira, is a great place to base yourself on this island, especially if you don’t have your own vehicle to get around. With the best public transport links in Madeira – including to the airport – it’s an easy place to stay, with lots of accommodation choices and some good tours […]

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Top 21 Things to Do in Portugal

By on Published: June 27, 2022 | Last Updated: July 20, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Top 21 Things to Do in Portugal

Let me tell you, picking the top 21 top things to do in Portugal for this article has been no easy task! A country filled with sensational and diverse activities to enjoy, aswell an eclectic and amazing array of places to visit – from the mainland to the many islands – Portugal is filled with […]

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Ultimate Portugal Itinerary: 1, 2 & 3 Week Plans

By on Published: June 23, 2022 | Last Updated: July 25, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Ultimate Portugal Itinerary: 1, 2 & 3 Week Plans

When it comes to countries in Europe that have recently sailed to the top of many a bucket list, it’s hard to get better than the Iberian country of Portugal. Awash with some great cities, stunning coastline, incredible hiking, delicious food and great some great vineyards, Portugal’s such a bit hit all round, that it’s […]

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Top 10 Lisbon Airbnbs

By on Published: June 20, 2022 | Last Updated: August 4, 2022 in Europe, PORTUGAL, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Top 10 Lisbon Airbnbs

If you’re looking for a European capital that doesn’t involve too much sightseeing or museum-going, but is heavy on the cafes, beautiful tiled buildings, ceramic shops and sunset lookouts, then Lisbon could be the city for you! Still pretty affordable as European capitals go too (and therefore great for budget travellers), the country’s political and […]

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