Europe Archive

Travel Contests: June 20, 2018 – Seoul, the Caribbean, San Francisco, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Seoul, South Korea; Jamaica or Turks & Caicos; New York City; Paris, France; San Francisco, California; a Caribbean Cruise; Bordeaux, France; Cancun, Mexico; San Francisco, Brooklyn, Nashville, Austin, New Orleans, or Detroit; a concert in Miami, Florida; and more. Good luck & be […]

What Anthony Bourdain meant to the world

This is the second time I’ve had to write something this in less than a month, following Scott Hutchison’s death in May. Someone who I’d never met, yet had a profound impact on my life, has taken theirs. Anthony Bourdain is the patron saint of most every traveler, especially those of us who write & […]

Travel Contests: June 6, 2018 – Switzerland, Mexico, San Francisco, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Tough Mudder in Las Vegas, Nevada; Lucerne, Switzerland; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; an Alaskan cruise; Venice, Italy; St. Kitts; Riviera Maya, Mexico; San Francisco, California; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any contests […]

A day trip from Porto to Guimarães, Portugal

If you’re looking for a great day trip from Porto, the beautiful medieval town of Guimarães is just 25 miles away, making it a perfect escape from the city. Guimarães is one of the most important places in Portuguese history, and thus it makes for a beautiful, but educational day trip. The journey to start your day […]

Travel Contests: May 23, 2018 – Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Northern Ireland, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Riviera Maya, Mexico; Panama City, Florida; Sri Lanka; France, Spain, Morocco, or China; Crater Lake, Oregon; Cambodia; Rome, London, or San Francisco; Northern Ireland; Scottsdale, Arizona; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any […]

The best craft beer in Porto, Portugal

Let’s face it, if you’ve gone to Porto to drink, you’ve gone there for one thing only: port. But if you’re tired of port tasting in Porto, the city also has a few good craft beer bars. Here are my favorite places to drink craft beer in Porto. Catraio Craft Beer Shop Catraio was one […]

Travel Contests: May 9, 2018 – Australia, Paris, Scotland, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Australia; Paris, France; Puerto Rico; Edinburgh, Scotland; Playa del Carmen, Mexico; Orlando, Florida; Morocco; Rome, Italy; Vancouver, Canada; any Westin hotel in Europe; Charleston, South Carolina; New York City; Lyft credits; Costa Rica; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to […]