food

10 ways to stay fit while travelling

Whether you travel long term or seasonally, it’s important to not let the change of routine impact your overall physical …

Vatican City in Rome

5 reasons to visit Rome

With a history of thousands of years, Rome never gets outdated in our bucket lists. There’s something incredibly charming about …

Orthodox Easter

6 cities to experience the Orthodox Easter

Roman Catholics already gorged on their chocolate Easter eggs, whereas Eastern Orthodoxy is getting ready to celebrate Easter this Sunday. …

travel on a budget

How to travel on a budget in big cities

Taking a ten-day holiday or boarding a plane spontaneously for a weekend city break can be expensive. But are there …

Koutoukia in Athens: Where tradition meets good food

What is koutouki? It is a small, traditional tavern, usually underground or not visible from the road. Why Greeks love …

Armenia

Armenia: Things to do beyond the top ten

Armenia boasts religious sites such as cathedrals and monasteries, stunning nature, and 6,000 years of history. It’s also the place …

tapas in Barcelona

Barcelona: Local tapas bars uncovered

When we hear tapas, we think about the communal culture of Spain, deep conversations among friends, and a carafe of …

Koukaki neighbourhood in Athens

Koukaki: Athens’ cool neighborhood

Back in the early 2000s, Koukaki was my liberation. Every morning, I was taking the 15-minute walk from my home …

Istanbul building

Istanbul historic buildings: Reimagined

Istanbul is where the East meets the West. And, where the people have melded traditional values with modern everyday habits. …

Cape Town aerial view

Offbeat Cape Town: A day in the Mother City

Cape Town is at the top of every avid traveler’s wishlist. First, the Table Mountain, which is overlooking the lively …