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Three 2019 Travel Trends With Options For Every Budget

New year, new holiday? January is the month when many make a dash for Skyscanner and book a getaway to get them through the year ahead. Today I’m putting together three of my favourite 2019 travel trends to inspire you. You’ll also find my recommendations for the best destinations and hotels to experience them at. I’ve hand-picked travel trends for...

5 of the Best Ways to See the Northern Lights in Finland

The Northern Lights, otherwise known as the Aurora Borealis, have captured the hearts of holidaymakers for decades. But, there’s only a limited window each year to maximise your chances of seeing them. The long nights of winter create more opportunity to catch the Aurora Borealis in action. November to March is the peak season, but as this exquisite natural show...

Hiking to Morskie Oko in Poland

Morskie Oko is the largest and most beautiful lake in the Polish Tatras mountains, lying in the upper part of the Valley of Rybi Potok. It is located at an altitude of 1395m above sea level, opening up breath-taking views. Hiking to Morskie Oko takes about 18km both ways - longer if you decide to walk around it, or...

How to get from Krakow to Zakopane

Poland is becoming more and more popular as a tourist destination. It's not only full of traditions and rich in history, but also is affordable and beautiful. But whenever someone visits Poland, one question seems to surface: “Should I visit Warsaw or Krakow?” Each of these cities is great, but if you decide to visit Krakow and read my article...

How to Spend Three Days in Budapest

My trip to Budapest was one of the most spontaneous trips of my life. There were bank holidays coming up in Poland, so I decided to book a ticket three days before the trip. I've always wanted to visit Budapest, but somehow it never got to the top of my list. Now I'm living so close to the city,...

How to Spend a Weekend in Venice, Italy

Venice is one of those places where you fall in love at first sight. It goes without saying, then, that Venice is known as one of the most romantic cities in the world. Beautiful canals, historic bridges and charming gondolas are only a snapshot of what you can see on this small Italian island. And let’s not forget the delicious...

5 Best European Cities For Culture

There is so much to love about a European city getaway. Short-haul flights serviced by budget-friendly airlines make them ultra accessible without eating into your annual leave allowance. They also leave you maximum time to explore when you get there. So, if you’re on the hunt for the best European cities for culture on your next weekend away, check...

The ultimate guide to Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena; it's the most beautiful town of Colombia. This port city is home to a preserved colonial old town with beautiful beaches and the eternal sun. I chose to visit this city over Bogota and I am so glad I did. Flights to Cartagena take two hours from Miami, so very quickly you can find yourself in a Caribbean...

10 Things to Know Before You Visit Rio de Janeiro

So you’ve booked your flight, got your visa and found the best place to stay in Rio. You’re well on your way to jetting off on holiday, but there’s more to do than simply pack your suitcase. Now, it's time to find out 10 things you need to know before you visit Rio de Janeiro. 1. Learn some Portuguese Many travelers...

13 Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro - the Marvelous City - is one of those places I've always wanted to go. Despite this, I didn't know much about it. Like most travellers, I'd seen Christ the Redeemer in photographs and watched an overcrowded Copacabana beach on TV at New Year's Eve, but that was it. When I started to prepare myself for the...