A perfect (second) day in Dublin
Date: 14 February, 2020
Only in Dublin for a day or two? We've got you covered. Here's (the second) of our top tips for the best way to spend a day in Dublin! So many of you really liked our recent blog last month with suggestions for what to do in Dublin in a day, so much so that we decided it wasn't enough! So, we've put together another perfect day in Dublin for you. You're welcome.
What's on a Free Tour of Prague?
Date: 5 February, 2020
It doesn’t matter if you’re planning on staying in Prague for just a few days or a few months, a tour of the city - particularly the historic Old Town and Jewish Quarter - is a must for any newcomer! Choosing the type of tour you want to do though, is well worth considering. So, we thought we'd give you an insight and breakdown to what you can expect from our free tours in Prague, some do's and don'ts, and answer some FAQs to help you decide if we're the right fit or you!
Expert Tips: things to do in Budapest like the locals
Date: 28 January, 2020
A moniker of Budapest is the ‘Pearl of the Danube’ – and it makes sense; Budapest glistens, it’s beautiful to look at, a gem of a city sitting within a land-locked East-Central European shell, and a unique mix of grandeur, grit, fascinating history and wonderful culture makes Budapest a real rarity.
Non-Touristy things to do in Barcelona, by locals!
Date: 22 January, 2020
Barcelona is an ultra-touristy city, and it’s little wonder why; the enchanting cityscape, punctuated with fascinating Modernist architecture, vibrant atmosphere and intriguing history of this colourful sea-side city has long-since lured travellers, and captured the imaginations of visitors. Since it hosted the Olympics in 1992, however, Barcelona’s popularity as a must-visit city has steadily and rapidly grown – so much so that the term ‘over-tourism’ and Barcelona are now frequently mentioned in the same breath.
The Best Berlin Tours for First-Time Visitors
Date: 17 January, 2020
There's so much to see & do, experience and learn about in Berlin that you could still be figuring it all out on your twentieth trip here, never mind your first visit. Of course, as free tour operators in Berlin, we absolutely know the value of a great quality tour to help you make the most of your time and to get the best introduction, insight and overview to Berlin's history, culture, and life lived here; but we're just one tour provider in Berlin, there are many hundreds of different tours in the city- so, what are the best tours to do in Berlin for first timers?
One day in Dublin: the must-dos, from a local!
Date: 10 January, 2020
So you're coming to Dublin but only have one day to experience the city. Here's the best way to do just that!
The best Instagram spots in Prague, according to a local!
Date: 3 January, 2020
New year, new places to discover, and new sights to capture for your ever-expanding Instagram profile. One city that should definitely be on your list for 2020 is the Czech capital, Prague. Whether for a short holiday or extended stay, you can be sure you’ll find more than your fair share of great places for excellent Instagram shots in Prague. While there are literally thousands of locations in the city for taking amazing pictures, we've put together the best Instagram spots in Prague to get great photographs and snaps to up your Insta game in 2020.
Where to stay in Berlin
Date: 16 December, 2019
Berlin is renowned for its remarkable history, ultra-hip clubs, alternative art scene, and liberal culture - a cosmopolitan hub with plenty to offer all kinds of people and interests, it just depends on what you are looking for. With such diversity, it makes sense to figure out where to stay in Berlin as each district offers different things, so situate yourself in a Berlin neighborhood that appeals to you.
Where to stay in Budapest
Date: 12 December, 2019
Deciding where to stay in Budapest during your trip is worth considering carefully; the city consists of 23 districts, numbered clockwise as they appear on a map of Budapest and spread across both sides of the Danube, Buda and Pest. Central districts have lower numbers while suburban districts have higher numbers. Though it is a large city, it has a fantastic public transport system linking all of the districts and areas of the city. we know that researching where to stay in Budapest might seem a daunting task, so we've come to your rescue with this guide to the best districts to stay in, the average cost of accommodation in Budapest districts, and the different things to do in each.
Things to do in Dublin when it's raining
Date: 9 December, 2019
Dublin City has a myriad of Victorian parks, Georgian squares, small cobbled streets, a lengthy boardwalk, historical graveyards and the famous Phoenix Park, the largest urban park in Europe; all of which is rendered completely useless when it's raining here, and it rains pretty regularly. While any local will tell you Dublin is the best city in the world when the sun is shining, that may be of little comfort to you should you find yourself at the mercy of a rainy day in Dublin.