This is part two of two in an Airbnb series. For part one, click here! Are you sold on how great Airbnbs can be yet? Great! Now it’s time to book one.
During our month trip to Europe last year, 10 of our 13 different accommodations were Airbnbs. It’s by far the best way to experience your location as a local and opens up so many more options to travel well and inexpensively. Whether by yourself, as a couple, or with a group, Airbnbs beat hotels in… Read More The facts about Airbnbs
“Left! Left! She means left!! This street here!” Our Roman Airbnb host is shouting directions in rapid-fire Italian, based mostly on landmarks. I’m sitting the backseat trying to translate the helpful parts and skipping the commentary she mutters in between. Logan tries to take in our combined shouting while navigating cobblestone streets with no lane… Read More The Ins and Outs of Driving in Europe
As an American staying in Europe, you’re bound to hit some cultural differences. Especially when Airbnb-ing it and staying in people’s homes, you notice the small differences that may not be as apparent at a nice hotel. Some are hard and some are hilarious. Here’s a few that we noticed Europeans doing differently on our trip… Read More Things Europeans do differently
The Loire Valley is heavenly: vineyards, castles and French country farms. If you’re looking for an idyllic vacation spot, here’s my favorite little town in the area: Chinon! All opinions are my own, and I received no compensation for my visit. The links above contain affiliate links, which means I get a few cents (at no… Read More Relaxing in the Loire Valley
This post is part of our month-long European trip from last August. Check here for our whole trip! Sometimes you only have a few days to explore a huge city with hundreds of years of history, culture and architecture. Here’s how we spent a weekend in London! Opinions are my own and I didn’t receive compensation for… Read More A quick weekend in London
This post is part of our month-long European trip from last August. Check here for our whole trip! If you go to Scotland, you must see the Scottish Highlands. It’s possible even with a short time frame: we explored the Highlands in one day! Opinions are my own and I didn’t receive compensation for my writing. The links… Read More One day in the Scottish Highlands