The Castles of Transylvania

Every time we hear speaking of Romania and Transylvania all that comes to mind is the tale of Count Vlad Dracula, a blood addict who lived in a dark and scary castle in the middle of the mountains of Transylvania. Read More …

1 Year Anniversary

Dear readers, followers, bloggers and nomads! It is with great happiness that I announce that today we celebrate a one year anniversary of what started as a small project on the 7th of May, 2016. That’s true. This travel blog completes Read More …

Waking Up in Azuga

Bucharest had been the first part of our trip to Romania. Bran was in our plans for the next two days. What we didn’t plan at all was spending a night in Azuga, a popular destination for winter sports fans, in the Read More …

Bucharest – Little Paris of the East

“Hello Budapest! I mean Bucharest…!” There is a legend that tells Michael Jackson shouted out loud to the crowd these same words quoted above, from the balcony of the Palatul Parlamentului (Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest), the world’s second largest administrative Read More …

Inside the Vatican Walls

Being the smallest sovereign state in the world, the Vatican City State, slightly larger than Disneyland, is located in the city of Rome and attracts every year over 5 million people. Besides being an holy place for believers, it is Read More …

2016 Travel Summary

You know, when you promise to yourself that next year is going to be different? That you’ll put a stop to your stagnant life, that you’ll break your routine, and get a new whole life? For several years I also Read More …

6 Months Living in Bulgaria

Exactly six months ago, on the 25th of June I departed from Portugal with no intentions of going back in the near future. With my bags packed and ready to go, my girlfriend and my mom drove me to Lisbon Read More …

12 Hour Layover in Munich

As direct flights from Sofia to Lisbon are almost non-existent, I knew I would have to face a connection on my way to Portugal, but I never thought I would experience such a really long one. 12 hours and 20 Read More …

Bulgarian Winter is Coming

I moved to Bulgaria knowing that the toughest struggle would be facing the weather during the winter, however I never expected to start feeling it in the beginning of October. When I first arrived to Bulgaria in the last week Read More …

Hiking the Seven Rila Lakes in Bulgaria

The Seven Lakes of Rila are the most famous group of Lakes in Bulgaria, located 80 Km south from Sofia. I had heard about this place but I had no idea it was as beautiful as it really is. The Read More …