Sunset Over London Aquarium

5 Alternative Ways to Explore London

When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life. -Samuel Johnson These words are certainly true when looking at the unique and wonderful tours that have cropped up in London recently. Whether you’re a...
Haggis (closeup)

A Primer on the Best (and Worst) of Scottish Food

By Andrea Kirkby Haggis, a fish supper and a deep fried Mars bar or a Tunnock caramel bar, washed down with a can of Irn Bru – is that all Scotland has to offer? To read some articles on Scottish food,...
Night in Amsterdam

Which European River Cruise Is Right for You?

Fancy a European getaway? Don't have the time for long-term travel? But still want to see as much as possible in the shortest possible timeframe? Check out any one of the many relaxing European river cruises...
Beach in Sylt, Germany

4 Unexpectedly Awesome Beaches in Europe

You've no shortage of options when it comes to cheap holidays on the beach throughout Europe. Given the area around the Mediterranean alone, travelers rarely need look anywhere else. But the continent offers...
Sunset in Crete, Greece

Travel Greece: Great Things to Do in Crete

When it comes to vacations, budget travelers are seeking that perfect blend of affordable, perfect weather, thin (or non-existent) crowds ... and a little sun & sand doesn't hurt either. To find all of the...