Tagged: Sightseeing

Venice, Italy: Top 3 things to do

Sleek gondolas, grand St. Mark’s Square and those famous canals are just some of the highlights of a trip to Venice, Italy. Only have one day there? Make sure you do the following three things.

Why you should skip Venice and stay in Lido

I like to think of Lido as the Hamptons of Italy. The perfect place for a getaway, the quiet island features a white sand beach, dozens of delicious restaurants and cafes, cute stores and a laid-back yet classy vibe.

Treehouses.

Turkey in a tree house

I have slept curled up in a ball on an airport floor. In the backseat of a car. In a teepee. I have even slept under a canoe. But by far the most unique place I have ever laid my head down is in a tree house.

The three islands of Malta

Malta is off the radar for many travellers, which makes it an even better pick for those who make the trip. The country is just off the southern tip of Italy and east of Tunisia, and the influences from both Africa and Europe are apparent the moment you touch down.

A day in Prague

Though it’s hard to judge an entire country by its capital, Prague gives visitors a good jumping-off point. The picturesque city is famous for its orange roofs, which are prominently displayed in every panoramic photograph and will likely be one of the first things you notice when you arrive.