Views: Ghent, Belgium

Ghent is a short 50 minute drive, or a quick 30 minute direct train ride from Bruges, which makes it perfect for a day trip.  Much like Bruges, Ghent is exploding with medieval architecture in its original form.  The belfry of Ghent and the towers of the Saint Bavo Cathedral and Saint Nicholas’ Church are examples of architectural landmarks remaining … More Views: Ghent, Belgium

Salzburg’s Perfect Day-trip: The Fairytale Town of Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt Austria is an hour and a half drive from Salzburg.  The famous photo of Hallstatt is taken from the north point of the village on the lake.  If you are ever in Hallstatt, this is not a spot you want to miss.  Another good perspective along the lake is from the south near the Tourist … More Salzburg’s Perfect Day-trip: The Fairytale Town of Hallstatt, Austria

Views: Krakow, Poland

My first trip to Krakow was planned mainly because it is the largest Polish city allowing a trip to Auschwitz without a considerable time commitment.  After spending a few days here, I fell in love with the unique history and vibrancy.  You’ve seen the canals of Amsterdam and eaten gelato in Italy, hiked the five … More Views: Krakow, Poland