I hated Oslo: what no one tells you before moving to Norway

I hated Oslo: what no one tells you before moving to Norway

The photos on Pinterest of Norway are stunning, and most articles on the internet are very positive. Maybe that's why I was so rattled things didn't work out, I had different expectations? I was absolutely miserable there. I really wanted to like this county; I was really not expecting to leave with this much negativity built up inside me.

Visiting Oslo on a Budget: Things to do, see, and eat

Visiting Oslo on a Budget: Things to do, see, and eat

Norway is expensive. Living is expensive, doing things is expensive, going out is expensive, except there are some things to do that aren't so bad. They mostly involve looking at things outside. If you want through doors it will cost you.. If you're coming to Oslo just for a weekend, get the Oslo Pass. It [...]

Making the most of Prague: two day itinerary

Making the most of Prague: two day itinerary

One of the great things about Budapest is the ability to hop on a train, bus, or rent a car and be in a different city quite quickly. We hopped on a night bus and headed to Prague just for a couple days. You know those cities that you walk around and say to yourself [...]

What to do with 48 hours in London

What to do with 48 hours in London

There's so much to do in London, but you can still make the most out of a quick trip if you find one of those flight deals that seem too good to be true. Day one: First stop upon arrival is Leadenhall Market to look around. Leadenhall Market Now walk by the river past the [...]

Vienna for a day: dog friendly things to see and do

Vienna for a day: dog friendly things to see and do

One of the best things about European cities is that they are all dog friendly. With the exception of grocery stores and some restaurants, dogs are allowed pretty much everywhere. We took the train to Vienna from Budapest, and spent the day wandering the streets. Trains allow dogs; the rules seem a bit confusing because [...]

Miskolc: a day trip in the mountains from Budapest

Miskolc: a day trip in the mountains from Budapest

With the exception of Budapest, many cities in Hungary are not well known, although they have a lot to offer. For an escape from the city, consider taking the train to Szentendre, or renting a car and driving to Miskolc. After getting to Miskolc, you're going to drive about another hour to get to Boldogkőváralja. [...]

A guide to visiting Budapest with your dog

A guide to visiting Budapest with your dog

You arrive at your hotel or Airbnb in Budapest with your dog, but what's next? Budapest is such a dog friendly city, you'll be able to see and do lots of things and not have to leave your dog in the hotel room. Getting around Dogs are welcome on all transit, they don't need a [...]

Living in Hungary: Things you’ll notice about Hungarians as a foreigner

Living in Hungary: Things you’ll notice about Hungarians as a foreigner

Hungary- the land of Palinka, schnitzel, paprika, sweet wine, and all things fried. As with most countries unfamiliar to you, Hungarian cities might come with a bit of a culture shock. Here's a list of things you should expect upon arrival to this lovely country, whether it be Budapest, Debrecen, Miskolc, or any of the smaller towns.

Oregon roadtrip: Canon Beach, Seaside, Portland

Oregon roadtrip: Canon Beach, Seaside, Portland

Vancouver to Portland is such a great road trip to do if you're near the Vancouver area! I love Oregon. It's not too far from home, it's gorgeous, and there are so many outlet malls.