Visit Italy: 9 Things To Know Before You Go

    Bergamo is a gem you must see for yourself when you next visit Italy

    When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie… That’s Amore! Is this the song that comes to your mind when you think of this country? Amore is the Italian word for love and yes, it’s easy to fall in love with Italy! We’ve all seen it in the movies, in our history books and if you’re like us, on our dreams! We’re not the only ones who dream about travel destinations, are we? We finally made our dreams come true and a lot of things were exactly how we imagined… Some were not. In the great spirit of sharing, here are some things you should know before you visit Italy!

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    5 (Free) Viewpoints in Portugal You Can’t Miss

    The beautiful Casal de Loivos viewpoint in the Douro region in Portugal

    Portugal is small in size, but there’s no shortage of things to do and views to appreciate. For that reason, it may be difficult to actually decide on which ones to include on your itinerary when you visit our country. That’s why in this post we decided to compile 5 viewpoints in Portugal that you absolutely can’t miss! Plus, they are free, so there’s really no excuse not to go. Read more


    New York on a Budget: How Much We Spent on a Week

    View of the sunset falling over New York City from the Top of the Rock

    The more we travel, the more we come home filled with exciting stories to tell, but most of our friends questions’ aren’t really related to that time we stayed in a scary under-construction hostel in Riga that offered free nights in exchange for a 10 rating on Booking. You know what their questions are? How can you afford it? How much did it cost? New York was the city that raised the most eyebrows: “Did you really not win the lottery?”. The (unfortunate) answer is no! But the good news is that New York on a budget is possible! We are here to give you some answers on a detailed budget of how much we (really!) spent on a week in the Big Apple.

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    5 Things You Have To Do in Amsterdam

    In the city of Amsterdam sunsets by the canals can be very magical

    Amsterdam is quickly turning into one of Europe’s most beloved cities, as well as one of the most visited. There is a lot of information about the city around, but some of the things we loved the most aren’t always featured on the lists we’ve seen. That’s why we decided to put them together on this post: the 5 things you have to do in Amsterdam. Read more


    Our Erasmus Experience: Exploring Central and Eastern Europe

    View to a cloudy Tallinn in Estonia

    We started this series with our love for Warsaw, wrote about exploring more of Poland, and now our last Erasmus related post is all about the places we got to explore in Central and Eastern Europe! Having lived in Portugal all our lives, moving to Poland was mindblowing in terms of traveling possibilities. You see, Portugal only borders with Spain, whereas Poland has borders with seven (!) different countries. We had our savings ready to be spent and this travel journal ready to be filled with plans and adventures.

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