Traveler's Test

Author: Maria Angelova

Maria is a 20-something traveling disaster roaming the world. She’s crazy about mirto from Sardinia, speaking in foreign languages (even if she can't, actually mostly if she can't!) and studying fortune-telling. She is one of the founders of 203challenges.com and, god forbid, its editor-in-chief.

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Italy: What’s the difference between trattoria, ristorante, osteria?

Italy: What’s the difference between trattoria, ristorante, osteria?

Brush up on your Italian and delve into the subtleties of Italian dining by discovering the (sometimes slight) differences between the various food ve ...
How to determine the direction using only the sun (and a random stick)

How to determine the direction using only the sun (and a random stick)

The challenge: learn to use the sun as your sole guiding point, wherever you are on Earth Using the sun as a guiding point may save your life in the ...
7 Bulgarian wines to taste (and what to eat with them)

7 Bulgarian wines to taste (and what to eat with them)

Which Bulgarian wines and grape varietals should you know and what traditional dishes should you add to them for a perfect local gourmet experience? F ...
Winter challenge: Jump into a warm, open-air mineral pool while snowing

Winter challenge: Jump into a warm, open-air mineral pool while snowing

The challenge: Jump into a warm, open-air mineral pool while it’s snowing There are plenty of warm, mineral pools in the open air around the world. H ...
8 quotes about Milan that explain why people love it

8 quotes about Milan that explain why people love it

If you read carefully the next quotes about Milan, you will notice that far too many famous people wished to die in the iconic Italian city for the lo ...
Gluten-free travel – 7 tips for those who feel tempted all the time

Gluten-free travel – 7 tips for those who feel tempted all the time

The challenge: travel on a gluten-free diet without feeling miserable all the time The major problem of traveling abroad when you stick to a gluten-f ...
Seychelles 101: fun things to do + travel tips

Seychelles 101: fun things to do + travel tips

Everything you need to know about the Seychelles before you visit the exotic African country. USEFUL INFORMATION AND TRAVEL TIPS FOR THE SEYCHELLES ...
17 quotes about New York City that explain why everybody loves it

17 quotes about New York City that explain why everybody loves it

The challenge: read these New York City quotes and check how many of these words said by famous people are true according to your experience: 1.  Whe ...
7 unique and unusual things to do in Sibiu, Romania (+map)

7 unique and unusual things to do in Sibiu, Romania (+map)

Sibiu is one of the most idyllic places to live according to a 2008 Forbes publication, and while I haven't lived there myself, I can at least swear i ...
This free mobile application finally makes galleries fun

This free mobile application finally makes galleries fun

The challenge: learn all the secret stories behind world's most famous works of art, while you are standing in front of them Imagine what life would ...
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