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Packing for a stylish summer in Europe. Avoid #9 at all costs.

  What’s hot and what’s yuck in Europe for summer? How do you stay looking amasin’ (as the cute Spanish boys would say) and stylish as you’re getting tanned in Mykonos, partying in Berlin or eating gelato in Rome? Hint: NOT jersey shirts and DEFINITELY NOT zip-off pants. This is a totally unsexy topic but […]

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How to Apply for a Tourist Schengen Visa at the Dutch Embassy and get it in 2 weeks

There are many ways to get a Schengen visa and there are definitely different offices where you can apply for one. I have previously written how to apply for a tourist Schengen visa at the German Embassy and French Embassy. To continue this Visa Series, I interviewed one of my good friends, Angel, who is […]

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How to Apply for a Schengen Visa at the French Embassy and get it in 5 days

Many readers have been asking me about Schengen visa application so I decided to do a series of posts about getting one from the different European embassies. I previously wrote a piece on how to apply for a Schengen visa at the German Embassy which includes a brief intro about Schengen visa and the different […]

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How to Plan a Euro Trip Itinerary: the EPIC Strategy

This is Part 2 of the ongoing How to Plan a Euro Trip series which covers the essential details on how to plan your Euro Trip itinerary. It shows the simplest possible flowchart for planning one plus a sample (and actual) 3-month summer Euro Trip itinerary which I am doing right now. Greetings from Valencia, […]

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Major European Airports by Numbers: The Essential Infographic

I stumbled upon this really cool infographic created by the folks at Expedia and wanted to share it to you because it will totally help in planning your Euro Trip. After reading it, I learned a lot of new interesting facts about the major European airports and I think it will help us all in […]

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How to apply for a Schengen visa and get it in 7 days

This is Part 1 of How to Plan a Euro Trip series which covers the essential details on how to apply for the seemingly elusive and dreaded Schengen visa and get it in 7 days.┬áThis article answers the following questions: What is a Schengen visa? What are the types of Schengen visa? When can I […]

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