Tag: nature

  • 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…

  • Discover Herzegovina on a day trip from Mostar

    Discover Herzegovina on a day trip from Mostar

    Herzegovina is the southern region of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Balkan Peninsula. With Mostar at its center, the city provides an excellent jumping off point to explore the rest of the region. Here are some of the things you can expect to see on the Discover Herzegovina day trip from Mostar. The Discover Herzegovina…

  • The Giant’s Causeway versus the Cliffs of Moher

    The Giant’s Causeway versus the Cliffs of Moher

    If you’re visiting Dublin, you will be bombarded with day tours to the best natural attractions nearby: the Cliffs of Moher and the Giant’s Causeway. The entire coast of Ireland and Northern Ireland is gorgeous, so I’m not sure how these ended up becoming the spots to see when you visit but they did. So…

  • A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    A day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

    While spending two days in Kandy, we got FOMO over not having planned to take the Sri Lanka train from Kandy to Ella. So at the last minute, we decided to take a day trip to Nuwara Eliya, which is in the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea country and on the train route to Ella.…

  • Sri Lanka’s elephant attraction problem

    Sri Lanka’s elephant attraction problem

    I’m a big lover of animals, and I delight in seeing them, even strays on the street. So one of the more exciting reasons to visit Sri Lanka was the chance to do an elephant safari. Naturally, I did very little research before arriving about Sri Lanka’s elephant attractions. When we finally did, we realized…

  • A day at Jungle Beach, Sri Lanka

    A day at Jungle Beach, Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka has truly unparalleled natural beauty. Almost the entire western coast from Colombo down to Galle is one giant stretch of beach. You can pretty much stop anywhere and you’ll have the Indian Ocean creeping up on a pristine soft sandy beach with palm trees swaying in the wind. It’s really a paradise, particularly…