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  • My husband and I lived in Cáceres for years. Many of the things below are activities that we would do together or with other locals but did not usually see tourists doing.

    15 Lesser-Known Things to Do in Cáceres

    15 Lesser-Known Things to Do in Cáceres

    by Audrey Lancho2

  • This guide keeps it short and sweet, showing you only the best of the best in this wonderful city. Join me for a tour of Ghent that is a full of fascinating tips as it is brief.

    A Quick Guide to Ghent, Belgium

    A Quick Guide to Ghent, Belgium

    by Jeremy East1

  • It is a great source of amusement in England how people from other countries view us and how we are portrayed in popular media. Here's an article that should bust some of those myths.

    Misconceptions Many People Have of England

    Misconceptions Many People Have of England

    by Stephanie Elford1

  • Finding the main tourist attractions in Budapest is easy, but where do the locals like to go? Read on to discover this city's top ten hidden gems and where to find them.

    Budapest's Top 10 Hidden Gems

    Budapest's Top 10 Hidden Gems

    by Mr Foster2

  • While walking the Cliffs of Moher, you will undoubtedly get soaked and chilled by the wind and rain, but the spectacular views along this portion of the Wild Atlantic Way will be unforgettable.

    Walking the Cliffs of Moher

    Walking the Cliffs of Moher

    by Megan1

  • With miles of beaches, Cornwall is one of England's most popular holiday destinations, but the fun need not stop when the sun deserts you and the rain rolls in. Here are some things to do in Cornwall when it rains.

    Things to Do in Cornwall in the Rain

    Things to Do in Cornwall in the Rain

    by Judith Hancock41

  • A trip to Provence would be incomplete without exploring Roman history in Arles and the wetlands of La Camargue. For the the first time visitor, here are the top 5 things to do while in Arles.

    Top 5 Things to Do in Arles, France

    Top 5 Things to Do in Arles, France

    by MickiS0

  • This park is like no other. If you like sculpture and art and you love rolling green countryside, you'll not want to leave this part of Yorkshire. In this article, I will share how to get to the YSP and what to expect when you visit.

    Visiting the Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP)

    Visiting the Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP)

    by Andrew Spacey7

  • We only had one night to explore Rome, yet walking her streets by moonlight threw a new air over the Eternal City. Even as darkness fell, there was much to be discovered, including Rome's best coffee.

    One Night in Rome

    One Night in Rome

    by Anne Harrison5

  • London's numerous museums are a testament to the city's incredible history, both on a national and global scale. Millions of travelers flock to London each year to see them—and for good reason.

    4 Must-See Museums in London

    4 Must-See Museums in London

    by Megan3

  • San Gimignano is one of the most beautiful medieval towns in all of Italy. Its collection of unique towers make it one of the most picturesque towns and certainly worthy of a visit.

    San Gimignano: Tuscany's City of Towers

    San Gimignano: Tuscany's City of Towers

    by Bill De Giulio6

  • I live in England. I also live in Great Britain and the United Kingdom. However, this doesn't mean that the terms all mean the same thing, a common banana skin for many writers. Find out which to use!

    Britain, UK, England: What Does It All Mean?

    Britain, UK, England: What Does It All Mean?

    by stereomike838

  • One of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Prague is a popular travel destination. Friendly and clean, with breathtaking architecture throughout the city, it offers plenty of things to do for anyone.

    Top 5 Things to See and Do in Prague

    Top 5 Things to See and Do in Prague

    by Emese Fromm12

  • Windsor Castle is almost a thousand years old, the original fortifications made on the orders of William the Conqueror in circa 1070 AD. Windsor Castle today remains a Royal home but is open for the public to admire its magnificent architecture and many treasures.

    Windsor Castle: The World's Biggest and Oldest Inhabited Castle

    Windsor Castle: The World's Biggest and Oldest Inhabited Castle

    by Gordon Hamilton59

  • Places to visit when going to visit Rome, Italy, like The Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Roman Forum, The Vatican Museums, St. Peter's Basilica, Galleria Borghese,Castle St. Angelo, Aventine Hill.

    What to Explore When Visiting Rome, Italy

    What to Explore When Visiting Rome, Italy

    by love2travel20000

  • A Seine bateau tour is a perfect introduction to Paris, for nearly every major monument and building is on display. Sit and relax like a Parisian as some 2000 years of history drift past.

    Paris From the Water: A Seine River Tour

    Paris From the Water: A Seine River Tour

    by Anne Harrison24

  • London is a wonderful city to visit, but the weather in the UK can be unpredictable. So what can you do on your holiday in London if it rains? Come and take a tour around one small area—Westminster and County Hall—and see what London attractions you can enjoy.

    What to Do Around Westminster and County Hall When It's Raining

    What to Do Around Westminster and County Hall When It's Raining

    by CMHypno23

  • Wales contains some of the UK's most beautiful scenery. Its also a country that has had a turbulent past. Find out some interesting facts about the "land of song".

    Interesting Facts About Wales

    Interesting Facts About Wales

    by Judith Hancock23

  • Vatican City has to be the most unusual independent state in the world, apart from being the smallest. The much overused word “unique” is surely applicable here!

    Visiting the Vatican in Rome

    Visiting the Vatican in Rome

    by John Welford0

  • Rome is a popular tourist destination, but it can be overwhelming. Here are four tips and secrets to help you make the most of your trip.

    Top 4 Travel Tips for Visiting Rome

    Top 4 Travel Tips for Visiting Rome

    by Hays Savoy0

  • Interested in visiting Scotland? Start here and who knows where you'll end up—but it will be a great experience.

    Places to Visit in Scotland

    Places to Visit in Scotland

    by Sam Shepards2

  • Are you longing for some quality time alone with a good book, your favourite artist's new album, or a bunch of snack food and a nice coffee? Forget the tourist traps and follow this local to explore the harmony of Budapest's loveliest hidden parks!

    10 Most Beautiful Parks in Budapest, According to a Local

    10 Most Beautiful Parks in Budapest, According to a Local

    by Mr Foster0

  • I've just spent the last 3 days haring around Somerset with a camera. When you read through the list below please don't expect to manage it in 3 days - I am the fastest thing on 2 legs with a camera and I have the sore feet and various pains to...

    10 Places to Visit in Somerset

    10 Places to Visit in Somerset

    by Chris Leather6

  • Take a train down from London to the South Coast and discover Brighton, the alternative sea side town beloved of royals.

    What Can I Do in Brighton?

    What Can I Do in Brighton?

    by Sunday Best4

  • Located in the heart of the beautiful Loire Valley is one of France's magnificent grand chateaux, Chateau d'Amboise. This chateau has the ideal setting on a bluff above the charming town of Amboise.

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise:  Loire Valley, France

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise: Loire Valley, France

    by Bill De Giulio27

  • Mount Teide is the largest mountain on Spanish soil. Dominating the island of Tenerife, this massive volcano is the focal point of a beautiful and important national park, as this photoessay reveals

    Tenerife: The Mount Teide National Park

    Tenerife: The Mount Teide National Park

    by Greensleeves Hubs22

  • Nestled on the slopes of Mt Subasio, Assisi—the birthplace of St Francis—remains the spiritual home of the Franciscan order. It is impossible to walk the medieval streets without feeling his presence.

    In the Footsteps of St Francis

    In the Footsteps of St Francis

    by Anne Harrison24

  • Are you thinking about embarking a backpacking adventure in Europe but feel unsure about how to do it on a budget? This article includes tips on how to plan your trip, the cheapest way to travel, where to stay, and other important tips for backpacking.

    How to Backpack Through Europe Cheaply

    How to Backpack Through Europe Cheaply

    by Anna42

  • England's West Country is a great place to grow up, but revisiting years later made me see the place from a tourist's point of view.

    Memories of Plymouth, Devon, UK

    Memories of Plymouth, Devon, UK

    by Stella Kaye4

  • This article will help you learn some basic German that you can use for travel purposes. It contains vocabulary you can use in different situations such as in hotels, restaurants, airports, and more.

    SOS German: Last Minute German Crash Course

    SOS German: Last Minute German Crash Course

    by Jennifer Madison4

  • The Canary Isles, at only four to five hours flying time from the UK, are an ideal place for a vacation at any time of year. Beach lovers will be amazed at the sun soaked sands and wonderful scenery.

    Can I Find 'Cheep' Vacations in the Canary Islands?

    Can I Find 'Cheep' Vacations in the Canary Islands?

    by Stella Kaye2

  • A new botanic garden has opened on the Island of Tenerife, featuring an important and attractive collection of palm trees. But it stands in a place which was a stinking mound of garbage 30 years ago.

    Tenerife: The Santa Cruz Palmetum

    Tenerife: The Santa Cruz Palmetum

    by Greensleeves Hubs4

  • Florence is where Michelangelo was raised, and where he learnt his craft. The Casa Buonarroti is a delightful museum dedicated to the works and legacy of the great Renaissance artist.

    The Casa Buonarroti, Florence

    The Casa Buonarroti, Florence

    by Anne Harrison3

  • This interrupted walk takes you along the course of the Roman Empire’s northernmost limit.

    The Antonine Way

    The Antonine Way

    by John Welford0

  • A comprehensive budget travel guide to traveling in Italy with tips and advice on things to do, see, ways to save money, top attractions and experiences.

    Italy Travel Guide-Best of Italy

    Italy Travel Guide-Best of Italy

    by Varsha0

  • Here's a list of 10 unique and interesting foods and beverages to try when visiting Finland.

    10 Foods to Try in Finland

    10 Foods to Try in Finland

    by Christy Kirwan5

  • Home to Mozart, Beethoven, Sigmund Freud and Gustav Klint, what makes this City so inspirational. Travel there to find out!

    Visit the City of Music in Vienna

    Visit the City of Music in Vienna

    by Elayne6

  • Paris is a city for walking, for discovering unexpected sights, whether in a crowd or a little-known back street. It's a place for sitting, and watching the world go by, and for discovering oneself.

    Unusual Paris

    Unusual Paris

    by Anne Harrison10

  • Looking for a magical winter getaway in Europe? Then his article is a must for you! Check out this list of 5 cities that are perfect for no matter what you're looking for. We're talking Northern Lights, reindeer sledding, a Santa village, major landmarks, fun, skiing, and tiny picture-perfect towns.

    Best European Cities To Visit in the Winter

    Best European Cities To Visit in the Winter

    by Anna20

  • Do you have an upcoming trip to Copenhagen? In such a vibrant city, there is so much to see and do! Read on for fun activity ideas.

    Two Days in Copenhagen, Denmark

    Two Days in Copenhagen, Denmark

    by Yasmin Crawford-Hunt0

  • Castel Sant'Angelo is one of the most impressive buildings in all of Rome. Once the Mausoleum of Emperor Hadrian, today the towering castle is the National Museum of Castel Sant'Angelo.

    Visiting Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome, Italy

    Visiting Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • The Pantheon is one of the oldest and most recognized monuments in all of Italy. No visit to Rome is complete without a visit to this engineering marvel. Here are some facts and tips for your visit.

    Visiting the Pantheon in Rome, Italy

    Visiting the Pantheon in Rome, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio24

  • Santorini is a Greek island perched on the edge of an extinct volcano. Its dramatic height and rocky shores make it a spectacular and romantic resort destination. Find out how to make the most of it.

    Five Tips for a Santorini Vacation

    Five Tips for a Santorini Vacation

    by Kate Swanson5

  • With its Gothic castle, beautiful old buildings, restaurants and cellar bars, the Polish city of Kraków is a delight to explore. Find out more in this fact-packed travel guide.

    Visiting Kraków in Poland

    Visiting Kraków in Poland

    by Sunday Best1

  • London doesn't have the monopoly on unusual historic pubs. Join me on a crawl around five of Bristol's finest old pubs.

    The 5 Best Old Pubs in Bristol

    The 5 Best Old Pubs in Bristol

    by Judith Hancock32

  • With so many people wanting to cook and prepare their own food from scratch, there's been a big interest in buying herbs fresh from the suppliers. Here in Cornwall there are a few herb farms and herb shops available.

    Herb Farms in Cornwall

    Herb Farms in Cornwall

    by cornwall_UK5

  • Spain is an extremely culturally intact nation that can be intimidating to visit at first. Here are a few things that you will need to know to have a successful trip, specifically to Cáceres in Extremadura, but also all over the mainland.

    Things You Should Know Before Visiting Spain

    Things You Should Know Before Visiting Spain

    by Audrey Lancho3

  • Monaco—long associated with glamour and riches, there is much more to this tiny principality. A cruise stop gives the perfect chance to explore the old town, along with the palace and cathedral.

    A Cruise Stop in Monaco

    A Cruise Stop in Monaco

    by Anne Harrison7

  • What with its landscape, geological features and fauna, Iceland is a fascinating country to visit. This article outlines a number of the country's less well-known features.

    Remarkable Facts About Iceland

    Remarkable Facts About Iceland

    by Mary Phelan0

  • Here is a guide to the top ten places you absolutely must go if you visit Rome, including both rightfully famous and lesser-known gems.

    The Top Ten Sights in Rome

    The Top Ten Sights in Rome

    by Hays Savoy0

  • "Burren" comes from the Irish "Boíreann," which means "rocky place." There is no better way to describe the Burren. Check out all there is to do in this unique landscape in County Clare, Ireland.

    The Burren: Ireland's Karst Landscape

    The Burren: Ireland's Karst Landscape

    by Melanie Palen8

  • This hub looks at how and when the London district Knightsbridge began and how it developed into the attraction that we know today. From humble beginnings in no man's land to a top London destination.

    A Brief History of Knightsbridge, London

    A Brief History of Knightsbridge, London

    by Izzy Evans0

  • You can spend a lot of money at Blackpool in Lancashire, but you can also enjoy yourself with some free activities there. This article should help you choose some things to do should you decide to visit the town.

    Things to Do in Blackpool

    Things to Do in Blackpool

    by Nettlemere9

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