Triple Travel Guide: Seville

Seville’s charms put a spell on me – read all about the magic of Andalusia’s ancient capital here – and who would I be to keep this charming and seducing city unknown to my dear readers? After my recent travel blog about Seville, this is a more practical guide to the blossoming Andalusian capital, sharing […]

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A Getaway to Seducing Seville

Seville. A magical gateway to the early Middle Ages inspired by the fairytale marriage of the Moorish architectural style palaces, castles and buildings, together with the Spanish, traditional flamenco-infused spirit, interrupted by the modern, vivid city centre and balanced out evenly by the flourishing green city gardens with its stunning statues, dreamy views and in […]

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Triple Travel Guide: Guimaraes

Guimaraes, the first Portuguese capital, built in the 4th century, earns its a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to its well preserved medieval city centre. My visit to this city was like a journey back in time: to the Middle Ages. Welcome to another Triple Travel Guide, curious travelers. This Triple Travel Guide features three […]

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Triple Travel Guide: Porto

Ah, Porto. The birthplace of the Port wine, friendly inhabitants and a charming city centre. What’s not to like about it, you might wonder. I went on a two-day trip to Porto and Guimarães from Lisbon, to escape the hassle of busy Lisbon. In Porto, a whole different atmosphere rules: one that invites you to […]

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A Guide To A Road Trip Through South Portugal

The South of Portugal has a lot to offer: wide stretched beaches, beautiful lagoon caves and freshly grilled seafood. After living in Lisbon for almost a year, I finally took the leap and went on a road trip through South Portugal. Because this three day trip was more than worth it, here’s my guide to […]

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7 Easy & Beautiful Day Trips From Lisbon

There are many advantages about living in the authentic and vivid city Lisbon. You can find a couple of them in my previous blogs about Lisbon. One of them is being able to travel quickly outside of the city center, direction praia – a beachy getaway. Or, if you’re more into mountains, move up to […]

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Majestic Milan

Ah, Milano. Every traveler’s go-to spot for the newest and trendiest fashion pieces, delicious artisan ice cream, and beautiful views at typical Italian cafeterias overlooking the Duomo di Milano.  Magical mornings in Milan Waking up in Milan is magical. You wake up, go outside, stop by a small Italian bar, order a latte macchiato and […]

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“The Italian Maldives”: Beautiful Budoni

That summer breeze, that endless ocean, that lagoon blue ocean that is so clear you can see every little fish and sea shell floating on the sand… is there anything better than a good ol’ tropical beach? I agree. Having Greek and Italian roots, my parents used to take me to the most beautiful Mediterranean […]

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The Most Beautiful Spots In Lisbon

Lisbon, you are like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get. But, in case you do want to be somewhat prepared, I’ve listed the most beautiful, chill and delicious spots in this surprising city. Wether if you’re visiting Lisbon or living there: let me save you some time and serve you […]

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Olá, Linda Lisboa!

It’s been three and a half months since I’ve moved to sunny Lisboa. Okay, I admit, it’s not always sunny here. But winter is packing its bags and spring is just around the corner. A lot of people ask me: do you sometimes have regrets about moving to Lisbon? My answer is: I miss my […]

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Venice, a Romantic Fairy Tale Village

Hi all, and welcome to another non-typical travel blog! If you are looking for the main tourist attractions in Venice and their explanation, please, leave this page asap. If you are curious about the real Venice, please, stay on this page. Thank you. I had to admit that I didn’t have high hopes when visiting […]

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Why Barcelona Has It All

This post is dedicated to the most magnificent city I have yet visited. This is an ode to the vivid, beautiful, warm and open city Barcelona.  Also: this is NOT a call for tourists to come and visit this city. Seriously, there are enough already. I just want to INFORM you guys about it. You […]

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