• The acropolis standing in the night sky of athens
    Dark Tourism,  Destinations,  Europe,  Experiences,  Greece,  Latest

    The Ultimate Athens Dark Tourism Guide (Updated 2024)

    When we think of Athens, our minds race to images of ancient ruins, golden beaches, and traditional tavernas. But there's a darker, more enigmatic side to this ancient city - a side that even I, as a local, was unaware of for most of my life. This is the world of dark tourism and, in Athens, it has a deep story to tell.  This guide is a local's effort to gather all the most important dark tourism spots in Athens, Greece. It is updated for 2023 and, as new spots are discovered, it will be updated.

  • Aerial view of Gori as seen from the fortress
    Asia,  Destinations,  Georgia,  Latest

    Exploring Gori, Georgia: The Birthplace of Joseph Stalin

    So, let me guess. You radomly popped into some tiktok about the birthplace of Joseh Stalin, and were intrigued to find more about it. Or maybe you decided to visit Georgia, and want to see more than just the capital, Tbilisi. If it has not been clear yet, this guide will take you trough Gori, Georgia. Here, you'll find everything you minght need to know about this charming city, and what makes it more than just "Stalin".

  • A red train travels through a forest with trees in the background while showcasing what is interrail.
    Experiences,  Interrail,  Latest

    What is Interrail? A Traveler’s Ultimate Guide

    If you're seeking an exciting, but affordable way to experience Europe's best locations, interrail might be just for you. Imagine waking up to a new city every morning, meeting different people everyday, and trying new cuisine every night. But what exactly is interrail and how do you make the most out of this opportunity?

  • A sign that sais "Please take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but footprints"
    Latest,  Green Traveling

    Traveling Green: The Importance of Eco-Friendly Travel

    As more of us feel the call to explore new places, the need to travel responsibly has never been more pressing. While our adventures improve our understanding of the world, they can often leave an unintentional toll on the environment. From destroying natural landscapes to contributing significantly to global carbon emissions, the negative impact of tourism is undeniable. This is why we must embrace the concept of eco-friendly travel, a method of exploration focused on minimizing our environmental footprint while supporting local communities. This article aims to shed light on the issue and provide practical advice on low-impact, sustainable travel…