Europe

Top 10 Things to do in Dublin // Brittany from Boston

Top 10 Things to do in Dublin

I had such a fantastic and crazy time when I visited Dublin. And that is because I visited Dublin on ...
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Americans in Croatia: The Tourist Craze Takes Over // Brittany from Boston

Americans in Croatia: The Tourist Craze Takes Over

Croatia is rapidly becoming one of the hottest travel destinations and it's not hard to see why. There are natural ...
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Best After Work Bars in London // Brittany from Boston

Best After Work Bars in London

If there’s one thing Londoners do well, it’s drinking. To be fair, they do a lot of things well, both ...
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10 Non-Touristy Things to do in Paris // Brittany from Boston

10 Non-Touristy Things to do in Paris

Paris is always a good idea. And one can never tire of a city like this. There are so many ...
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The 20 Best Non-Touristy Things To Do in London // Brittany from Boston

20 Non-Touristy Things To Do in London

After you’ve seen all the tourist attractions in London (and there’s a lot of them!), there’s still more to see ...
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My French Riviera Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My French Riviera Photo Diary

Whenever someone asks me what’s my favorite place I’ve traveled to so far, I have a really hard time answering ...
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Paris Travel Guide // Brittany from Boston

Paris Travel Guide

Is there anything more lovely than Paris? I’ve visited a handful of times now, and every time, I fall more ...
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Your Guide to London South Bank // Brittany from Boston

Your Guide to London South Bank

When I studied abroad in London, I had the great fortune of living right near Waterloo Station on London South ...
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Top 10 Things to See in Athens, Greece // Brittany from Boston

Top 10 Things to See in Athens

Greece is one of my favorite places I’ve traveled. I love it there because of the kind people, the incredible ...
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Santorini Travel Guide // Brittany from Boston

Santorini Travel Guide

Anyone who has ever visited Santorini knows that it’s the gem of the Greek islands, and anyone who hasn’t visited ...
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The Warmth of Greek Hospitality // Brittany from Boston

The Warmth of Greek Hospitality

Probably my favorite part about traveling the world alone in this past year has been the surprising gestures of kindness ...
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My Santorini Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My Santorini Photo Diary

There are some places that just speak for themselves, their beauty jumping off the page at you and begging you ...
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Tirana Bucket List: Understanding Albania's History from Within // Brittany from Boston

Tirana Bucket List: Understanding Albania’s History from Within

Why did I travel to Albania? This is a question I am frequently asked. And my answer…because it’s there! I’m ...
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Kotor Visitor Guide: Exploring Montenegro’s Fjords

Driving along the road that winds around the fjord-like Bay of Kotor as we approached the bay’s namesake, I watched ...
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The 5 Best Places to Travel in Croatia // Brittany from Boston

The 5 Best Places to Travel in Croatia

I’m sure you’ve heard the buzz right now about Croatia. All the tourists and travelers are flocking to this new ...
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Hvar Island: The Perfect Day Trip from Split, Croatia // Brittany from Boston

Hvar Island: The Perfect Day Trip from Split, Croatia

Croatia boasts over 1000 islands dotted along its extensive coastline, giving the region its name, the Dalmatian Coast. Nevermind that ...
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A Day in Dubrovnik: Exploring the Game of Thrones City // Brittany from Boston

A Day in Dubrovnik: Exploring the Game of Thrones City

Okay, I have to admit, I don’t actually watch Game of Thrones. I regularly confuse it with the Hunger Games ...
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Visiting Plitvice Lakes: The Waterfalls Capital of the World // Brittany from Boston

Visiting Plitvice Lakes: The Waterfalls Capital of the World

The Plitvice Lakes National Park has gained major international popularity recently, with photos of its numerous waterfalls circulating around Pinterest ...
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Split Croatia Visitor Guide: Sunshine on the Dalmatian Coast // Brittany from Boston

Split Croatia Visitor Guide: Sunshine on the Dalmatian Coast

As hoards of tourists flock to Dubrovnik because of its role in The Game of Thrones, many will miss the ...
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Top 10 Things to do in Zagreb // Brittany from Boston

Top 10 Things to do in Zagreb

Zagreb has got to be one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been! I know I say that about ...
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24 Hours in Barcelona: A Quick Guide to the Catalan Capital // Brittany from Boston

24 Hours in Barcelona: A Quick Guide to the Catalan Capital

Your first key for surviving 24 hours in Barcelona is to know that people here do not consider themselves Spaniards, ...
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Top 12 Things To Do in Brighton England // Brittany from Boston

Top 12 Things To Do in Brighton England

Looking for a quiet seaside escape from London? Well Brighton might not be quiet but it sure is a lot ...
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Edinburgh Visitors Guide: Scottish Tradition Meets International Culture // Brittany from Boston

Edinburgh Visitors Guide: Scottish Traditions Meet International Culture

Scotland’s largest city, Edinburgh is a contradiction in its unwavering commitment to traditional Scottish culture and its simultaneous embrace of ...
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The 20 Most Popular Sights in London // Brittany from Boston

The 20 Most Popular Sights in London

London is one of those cities that’s just so full of cool and interesting sights to see that you could ...
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Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera

Everyone should visit the French Riviera at least once in their lives, and the lucky ones will come back more ...
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What to Eat in the South of France // Brittany from Boston

What to Eat in the South of France

We all come to France for the food. Or maybe that’s just me? Well whether it’s the focal point of ...
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Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera's Colorful Town // Brittany from Boston

Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera’s Colorful Town

This small little port town on the French Riviera might be overlooked by the casual tourist in need of a ...
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Saint Jean Cap Ferrat Visitor Guide: The Most Expensive Real Estate // Brittany from Boston

Saint Jean Cap Ferrat Visitor Guide: The Most Expensive Real Estate

Famed for its international celebrity draw, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat is an exclusive neighborhood on the French Riviera and has ...
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Beaulieu-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The Real French Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Beaulieu-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The Real French Riviera

I’ve been living in and traveling around the French Riviera all summer, and I’ve seen how every different town and ...
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Èze Visitor Guide: The Highest Village on the Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Èze Visitor Guide: The Highest Village on the Riviera

After hiking up a mountain for an hour, sweating in the unforgiving heat of the July sun, I was ushered ...
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Monaco Visitor Guide: The Richest and Smallest Country // Brittany from Boston

Monaco Visitor Guide: The Richest and Smallest Country

Okay you caught me, Monaco isn’t actually the world’s smallest country (it’s the second smallest). But it is the richest! ...
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Grasse Visitor Guide: Searching for my Scent in the South of France // Brittany from Boston

Grasse Visitor Guide: Searching for my Scent in the South of France

The perfume capital of the world, Grasse is the birthplace of the modern perfume industry and remains the leading source ...
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Cannes Visitor Guide // Brittany from Boston

Cannes Visitor Guide: Cheeseburgers & Champagne on the Riviera

Famed for its fabulous reputation as the summer destination of the rich and the famous, Cannes is one of the ...
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A Day in the Life of a Yacht Stewardess

I need to dispel for you the myth that there’s something fabulous about working on a yacht. It’s absolutely fabulous ...
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15 Songs That Will Make You Want to Fly to Paris Right Now // Brittany from Boston

15 Songs That Will Make You Want to Fly to Paris

Music is my favorite form of art because it has such a powerful effect on listeners. It can transport you ...
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How To Get Your First Yachting Job // Brittany from Boston

How To Get Your First Yachting Job

When I tell people I’m working on a yacht in the Mediterranean this summer, I see a flicker in their ...
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Finding the Best Pain au Chocolat in Antibes // Brittany from Boston

Finding the Best Pain au Chocolat in Antibes

The delicate buttery exterior, the layers of pastry encasing pockets of air, the touch of chocolate resting at the bottom, ...
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Important French Phrases for Traveling // Brittany from Boston

Important French Phrases for Traveling

I find it’s both helpful and polite to try to speak the language of the places I’m visiting. It’s respectful ...
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Oslo Layover Guide // Brittany from Boston

Oslo Layover Guide

If you find yourself with a few hours layover in Oslo, Norway then first of all kick yourself for not ...
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Antibes Visitor's Guide: Europe's Yachting Capital // Brittany from Boston

Antibes Visitor Guide: Europe’s Yachting Capital

I find myself in the South of France this summer, in Antibes, because it’s the yachting capital of Europe and ...
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Stonehenge

The Bouldered Beauty of Stonehenge

Standing powerfully and inflexibly in place for over 5000 years, Stonehenge continues to amaze visitors and onlookers. The mystery surrounding ...
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Visitor's Guide to Amsterdam

Visitor’s Guide to Amsterdam

Considered the Venice of the North, Amsterdam boasts extensive waterways winding between its streets. In this capital city of The ...
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Exploring the Ruins of Pompeii // Brittany from Boston

Exploring the Ruins of Pompeii

I step out of the ticket booth and back in time to the ancient Roman empire, into a town that ...
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Capri: When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Limoncello // Brittany from Boston

Capri: When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Limoncello

The smell of lemons growing on the trees very nearly reaches my nose, and as I look around the piazza ...
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7 Stages of Falling in Love with Rome // Brittany from Boston

7 Stages of Falling in Love with Rome

Rome, Italy is an enchanting city, luring in visitors from all over the world who seek romance, pasta, and a ...
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8 Things to do in Naples, Italy // Brittany from Boston

8 Things to Do in Naples, Italy

Naples, Italy is not for the faint of heart, as its rough exterior and unapologetic demeanor turn the casual tourist ...
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Culture to the Extreme in Basque Country // Brittany from Boston

Culture to the Extreme in Basque Country

In the Pyrenees Mountains of Spain and France there is a population of people with an extreme take on culture ...
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Tulip Heaven at the Keukenhof Gardens // Brittany from Boston

Tulip Heaven at the Keukenhof Gardens

Located just outside of Amsterdam is 79 acres of tulip gardens, housing 7 million flower bulbs! From March to May ...
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Your Weekend Guide to Athens, Greece // Brittany from Boston

Your Weekend Guide to Athens, Greece

Tourists and history buffs alike can agree that Athens, Greece is a city worth seeing for its historical significance. It ...
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7 Reasons You Should Visit Brussels // Brittany from Boston

7 Reasons You Should Visit Brussels

Brussels, Belgium is one of the most underrated cities in Europe. While everyone is rushing to get to London and ...
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Top 10 Sights to See in Paris // Brittany from Boston

Top 10 Sights to See in Paris

In the City of Lights, there is an almost endless list of things to do. It’s a beautiful, charming, romantic ...
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