Visit the castles around Lviv, Ukraine: 1-day road trip from Lviv

If you are in Lviv for more than a couple of days, please make the effort to visit some of the castles around Lviv. There are agencies offering such tours as a 1-day trip from Lviv. If you are staying in Lviv for more days, check out the places and things to do in Lviv. … Continue Reading

Why do you need to visit Lviv, the western city of Ukraine

Lviv is a wonderful mix of all the Central European cultures, having influences from the German, the Austrian, the Polish and of course, the Russians. But what comes out of such a history? That’s why you need to visit Lviv, to understand it. Ever since I visited Ukraine in 2018 for the first time, I … Continue Reading

A weekend in Olomouc? Here’s a list of things to do in Olomouc

You’re probably here because this is the first time you heard of Olomouc, which is a town in the Czech Republic. Don’t worry, I had no idea about this place until I visited this spring. So here are a few things to do in Olomouc! First of all, Olomouc is a famous place in Central … Continue Reading

2 Days in Varanasi, the holy city of India

Varanasi is one of the oldest cities in the world, and it holds a very dear place in the hearts of the Indian people. Varanasi is the holy city of India, and it has a few stranger traditions, including the incineration of the dead. As I was outlining my trip to India, I had this … Continue Reading

Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad, India, as seen by European travellers

Kumbh Mela is a unique Indian festival of which I had no idea until I got there. My boyfriend told me about this event when we were preparing for our trip to India. This is our story about Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad. How did we get to Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad? Travelling between … Continue Reading