Driving with a Dog, How to Do it Right and Ensure Their Safety

Driving with a dog is something we all should be mindful of. We use our cars a lot, whether it be for the commute to work, the dropping off and collection of our children or the supermarket shop, whatever the reason, we are in our cars daily and sometimes several times each day.…

Urban Legends and Ancient Myths of Romania

We’ve all heard of Dracula but do you know any of the other fascinating legends and myths of Romania? Richly marked with medieval castles, cities, and ruins, Transylvania is home to the real Count Dracula, portrayed in fiction by Bram Stoker as a vampire. This particular myth has been milked by Hollywood to…

40 Gift Ideas for Tweens So You Can Nail it for Any Occasion

This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you. The small commissions from affiliate partners help pay expenses so we can bring you great content like this.   Getting gift ideas for tweens can be a challenge. Gift shopping for my son was so much easier when he was a toddler and a…

Incredible Gothic Castles in the UK You Need to Visit

Entangled in bloodthirsty battles, princes, princesses, ghosts, and magic, the castles that can be found all over Europe seem to each have their own barely-believable fairy tales. If you’re planning a trip to the UK and want to see some of these enchanting buildings for yourself, I’ve compiled a list of seven Gothic Castles…

5 Fascinating Places to Explore Ancient Egyptian Mythology

For over 30 centuries ancient Egyptian Mythology was the cornerstone of the civilization’s belief structures. Egyptian gods went in and out of fashion, either gaining or losing importance as the years went on. Their form was normally an animal head on a human body and most symbolized one aspect of the world. Ra…

Exploring the Legacy of Thor in Norway – In the Footsteps of Vikings

When looking for Thor in Norway, it’s important to remember that the legends of Norse Gods were shared orally for many years before being transcribed. It was the Vikings who carved these stories into wood and stone and forged talismans of Thor’s hammer into metal. And while time has taken the Viking people…

Totally Awesome and Magical Things to do in Dusseldorf Germany

Düsseldorf is a perfect city-break destination. Offering everything a traveler looks for in a city like shopping, dining, parks, culture, nightlife and unique experiences. This summer I had the opportunity thanks to the nice folks at Tourism Düsseldorf, to explore everything this hidden city has to offer. From castles to dancing fairy tale…

9 Tips For Planning A Solo Vacation

Planning a solo vacation? Many people are daunted by the prospect of going abroad by themselves but most who have done this before will tell you just what an amazing experience it can be.   Going on solo vacation puts you in complete control of your experience, so you can do exactly what…

How to Find Hotels At a Low Price

Going on vacation, every traveler tries to score hotels at a low price. Finding a hotel can take considerable time. This article will outline hotel price hacks every traveler should know so they can get the most out of their money and their vacation.   Finding Hotels At a Low Price   To…