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18 Things To Know Before Visiting Europe

18 Things To Know Before Visiting Europe

Europe is an incredibly beautiful continent. In fact, out of the top ten most visited countries in the world, Europe has about six countries in it. It seems like everyone wants to visits Europe for one reason or the other; tourism, education, excursions, and vacations. Europe is filled with lots of activities to engage in; from visiting the exotic places like Rome and Italy, to the pretty much quiet places like, Lisbon and Santorini. There is always something exciting to do in Europe. Plan your trip to Europe Need data for your trip to Europe? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Europe:  100 Things Every American Should Know Before…
Top Tips for Budget Travel in Europe. For many people, it’s hard to really experience Europe because they’re on a tight budget. Fortunately, there are a number of ways that you can save money while traveling so you don’t have to miss anything!

Top Tips for Budget Travel in Europe

When it comes to traveling to Europe, there are so many things to see and do. However, for many people, it’s hard to really experience Europe because they’re on a tight budget. Fortunately, there are a number of ways that you can save money while traveling so you don’t have to miss anything! Plan your trip to Europe Need data for your trip to France? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Further Reading:  27 Budget and free things to do in Copenhagen 15 of the most beautiful towns in Europe Best Backpack for Europe Go in the Off-Season No matter where you’re going in Europe, the high season is summer. During this…
7 Adventures to Be Had in The Scottish Highlands. If you want an adventure, breathe some fresh air and unwind, head to the Scottish Highlands. This is one of the most spectacular sceneries around the UK. They have everything you want, from mountains, to the coastline, and some deep beautiful lochs (and yes, Loch Ness is in the Highlands). You can even enjoy some of the best whisky in the world when you visit.

7 Adventures to Be Had in The Scottish Highlands

If you want an adventure,  breathe some fresh air and unwind, head to the Scottish Highlands. This is one of the most spectacular sceneries around the UK. They have everything you want, from mountains, to the coastline, and some deep beautiful lochs (and yes, Loch Ness is in the Highlands). You can even enjoy some of the best whisky in the world when you visit.   Plan your trip to Scotland Need data for your trip to Scotland? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Check out Rabbie's small group tours of the UK and Ireland - I have used them several times and LOVE the drivers and tours (no, they aren't paying me to say this haha!)! Read more on Scotland: Looking for a particular destination, see below otherwise…
 Top 6 Museums in the World

 Top 6 Museums in the World

Although every museum is special and has something unique to offer, there are some museums all over the world that are sure to take your breath away and make you keep coming back. You can museum-hop across the globe and come back with an enriched experience. Read about about the best six museums from around the world. These museums are worth the trip and boast an incredible collection. Uffizi Gallery (Florence) The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most popular attractions in Florence, it’s one of Italys most important and most visited museums, make sure to skip the line to the Uffizi Gallery and get in before all the crowds! The gallery is located adjacent to the Piazza della Signoria in the Historic Centre of Florence in Tuscany. The Uffizi Gallery houses many masterpieces of famous painters, from Cimabue, the greatest master of the Romanesque style. Throughout the museum, displays shows the revolution carried…

Top Tips for Planning a Killer Stag Do in Prague

If you want to be remembered as one of the most legendary best men of all time, you need to organize a wild lads’ weekend in Prague. Prague is one of the most popular stag do destinations in Europe, which is hardly surprising because the city is home to some of the most atmospheric bars, brilliant beers and unique experiences in the world. Although it would be hard to go wrong with a Prague stag do, if you want it to be an unforgettable event, you really need to take some time and do it right. Here are some simple tips for doing just that: Prioritize Planning Yes, you want to get to the good stuff like looking up the best bars and restaurants, but first thing’s first. If you want your stag do to go without a hitch, you need to take care of the practicalities such as finding…

Travellers know so little about Greece.

A recent survey among travellers from around the world on Top European islands showed us some interesting facts about the lack of knowledge about geography, gastronomy and language of the Hellenic islands that exists. We bring you some relevant details that will help you make up your mind and want to choose Greece as your next holiday destination.  Plan your trip to Greece Need data for your trip to Greece? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on Greece: Looking for a particular destination, see below otherwise you can go to Greece Travel Guide to view current posts 5 Incredible Luxury Boutique Hotels in Greece Grecian Holiday: Top Destinations You Must…
Dublin

Top 10 DART Trips in Dublin

Travelling by DART or the Dublin Area Rapid Transit is a great way to see greater Dublin. Explore the villages and suburbs that make up the character of Ireland’s capital city on a cheap and scenic train journey. If you’re visiting Dublin for a few days, buy an adult day ticket from €11.10 or a family ticket from €19.65 and you can decide which of the 31 stops which cover its 53 kilometres of cityscape and coastline you’re going to hop on and hop off at. Plan your trip to Ireland Need data for your trip to Ireland? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Check out Rabbie's small group tours of the UK and Ireland - I have used them several times and LOVE the drivers and tours (no,…

Where The Adventures Begin: 3 of the best Family-friendly Hotels in Benidorm

When TravelSupermarket recently complied some research into the most popular summer holiday destinations for Brits in 2015, there were one or two surprise results. While the dominance of Spanish resorts and destinations on the Iberian Peninsula was to be expected given factors such as cost, proximity and climate, the presence of the much-maligned Benidorm in eighth place will have raised many eyebrows around Europe. The Best Family-friendly Hotels in Benidorm This underlines the work that has gone into regenerating Benidorm and transforming its perception from its beer-swilling origins of the 1970’s. Now a culturally diverse and thrilling coastal resort, it is far more appealing and affordable than it has ever been before. Family holidays to Benidorm are now particularly popular. In this piece we list three of the best child-friendly hotels in this constantly evolving and sun-kissed town: 1. The Deloix Aqua Centre A four star hotel of international repute,…
Tower of London Panoramic

London Sightseeing Tour through Evan Evans booked via Viator 

London is a massive city, it can be difficult to choose what to see on your own if you only have a few days, especially if you are travelling during summer, which is the busiest tourist season and the warmest time to travel. As I’m sure most of you already know, I’m not a big fan of booking through travel agents or doing tours as I like sometimes to explore cities without a guide however as I was only in London (and on my own) for 3 days, so I decided to take a tour called “Majestic London” through Evan Evans tour company, I originally booked it through Viator. Majestic London is a 1 day tour showing you the main highlights of London, this mostly included slowly driving past some of the main attractions in London and making a few stops. I think this type of tour is fantastic to do on…

5 Awesome Summer European Festivals You Should Visit

The summer is the perfect time to visit Europe. Not only is the weather usually warm and dry at this time of year, a number of great music and cultural festivals are also held! Here is a selection of top European festivals you should not miss this summer . Sziget Festival, Budapest Head to Sziget on August 11th to join in the fun of a week of music from around the world. The picturesque setting of this music festival combined with the large number of international acts makes this an event not to be missed. Sónar Festival, Barcelona, Spain This vibrant celebration of electronic music is held on June 12th until June 14th and features a large number of world famous DJs as well as sound labs, exhibitions, record fairs and a wide range of different types of urban art. The festival is divided into special day and night programmes,…