Tag: greece

  • Best glamping rentals on Airbnb

    Best glamping rentals on Airbnb

    It’s been a tough year for travel, and not everyone is willing to get on a crowded plane to go get potentially sick in another city. In order to get away, many people have turned to the great outdoors. But let’s face it, camping in tents is not for everyone. Luckily, those of us looking…

  • Getting EU residency by buying property

    Getting EU residency by buying property

    Most expats in Europe rent housing while they’re abroad, typically under the assumption that their stay abroad will be temporary. Anyone looking for a more permanent stay would probably benefit from taking a look at the local real estate market. That’s because some European nations offer residency visas to anyone buying property in their country.…

  • Who do you become when you travel somewhere?

    Who do you become when you travel somewhere?

    “If you wake up at a different time in a different place, could you wake up as a different person?” I think about this quote every time I fly. I often wonder who I’m going to be when I land somewhere new. Because without fail, I’m always a slightly different person in a different place.…

  • The worst cities I’ve ever visited

    The worst cities I’ve ever visited

    Not every city in the world is amazing and beautiful. Some cities are downright dumps or totally forgettable. Though I usually fall in love everywhere I go, there are some places that just weren’t for me. Here are five of the worst cities I’ve ever visited. But don’t despair. There are always great alternatives nearby.…

  • Cash-only versus cashless travel destinations

    Cash-only versus cashless travel destinations

    In my regular life, I hardly ever have cash on me. I don’t like it. I don’t really believe in it. And I like getting airline miles for purchases I’m going to pay back in full anyway. I wish we lived in a cashless society. Unfortunately, when you travel to many places in the world,…

  • Hiking from Oia to Fira in Santorini

    Hiking from Oia to Fira in Santorini

    When I went to Greece, after taking dozens of exhausting city vacations, I was ready to be on a beach for 10 days doing absolutely nothing. But when we got to Santorini, my friend had planned for us to take a 6-mile hike from Oia to Fira. To her credit, it’s the number one thing to…