Tag: museums

  • Things not to miss in Malaga

    Things not to miss in Malaga

    The historic Andalusian city of Malaga offers a wonderful mix of art, architecture, nature, and charm to spare. Though Malaga’s must-sees can be enjoyed over a weekend, a lot of the highlights can be spread out over a longer period or even crammed into one very busy day. These are some of the things you…

  • Why is Paris so disappointing?

    Why is Paris so disappointing?

    Paris syndrome refers to the well-documented crushing disappointment tourists feel when the city fails to meet their sky-high expectations. Having just had perhaps my favorite trip to Paris ever, I’ve narrowed down a few reasons why Paris is so disappointing, and what you can do to avoid this feeling. Many of the things to do…

  • Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    Travel virtually: See the world without leaving your couch

    In these new and bizarre times that we find ourselves living in, there isn’t much opportunity for travel. Luckily, the needs of our society have shifted during this pandemic to bring travel to us. That’s why hundreds of interesting experiences around the world have been recreated online to allow us to travel virtually. Here are…

  • Things to do in Sarajevo

    Things to do in Sarajevo

    We came expecting a generic capital city, but Sarajevo surprised us at every turn. All our plans to take a day trip out of the city evaporated when we realized just how much there was to do there. If you’re considering a stop in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s capital, these are some of the things you…

  • Things to see and do in Belfast

    Things to see and do in Belfast

    Belfast has been through a lot. After being heavily bombed in WWII and 30 years of political violence between its Protestant and Catholic residents, much of the city is has been rebuilt and is still recovering. While it’s no longer dangerous as it was a short time ago, there are signs of the years of…

  • Staying at the Banksy hotel in the West Bank

    Staying at the Banksy hotel in the West Bank

    The first time Banksy’s artwork ended up on the border wall between Israel and Palestine, it made the news because rockets were frequently flying on either side at the time. The situation has since calmed down considerably, at least in the West Bank (though not in Gaza). Banksy enjoyed it so much, he decided to…