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Swimming Pigs of the Bahamas: How to Visit Them & What to Expect

Swimming Pigs of the Bahamas: How to Visit Them & What to Expect

I had the chance to spend a little more than a week this winter in the Bahamas and after seeing all of the amazing photos from other travelers, I had it on my list to see the famous Bahama swimming pigs for myself. Of course, […]

Events and Activities Happening in Barcelona: December, 2016

Events and Activities Happening in Barcelona: December, 2016

Barcelona’s event calendar is always full, adding to the city’s charm. Although not the best time of the year for outdoor activities, Barcelona’s weather remains more or less mild throughout the winter, providing an enjoyable atmosphere for live music events or food trucks. From special […]

Things to Do: A Weekend in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Things to Do: A Weekend in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam is a perfect European city for a weekend getaway, whether it’s a visit squeezed in after a long work week, or one of many stops during a Eurotrip, Amsterdam is buzzing with energy and has a great vibe, not to mention, there’s something for everyone! […]

A Quick Guide to Castellers: Human Towers, a Catalan Tradition

A Quick Guide to Castellers: Human Towers, a Catalan Tradition

The casteller tradition, specific to the region of Catalonia, Spain is said to have originated during the 18th century near Tarragona, where different colla (teams of castellers) began competing against one another to see who could create the tallest human castle possible. In 2010, castells were added to […]

Peak Inside the new Catalan Inspired Gastronomic Experience, Opera Samfaina

Peak Inside the new Catalan Inspired Gastronomic Experience, Opera Samfaina

I stumbled upon Opera Samfaina while walking around Barcelona one day and was completely taken aback by what I found inside. This unique gastronomic experience on Las Ramblas, below the Liceu Opera Theater was created by world famous chefs, the Roca brothers, who opened El Cellar de […]

5 Things to Know before Traveling to the Dalmatian Coast, Croatia

5 Things to Know before Traveling to the Dalmatian Coast, Croatia

Dalmatia, the southern coast of Croatia is home to a multitude of islands (79 and 500 islets), natural parks, secluded beaches and great food. Sometimes referred to as the “new Ibiza” because of its increasingly popular party and music festival scene, the Dalmatian Coast has seen a spike in […]