Traveler's Test

Category: City

City guides by locals to show you around the best attractions, things to see and do, amazing places to eat and stay.

1 16 17 18 19 20 22 180 / 213 POSTS
11 facts about the Eiffel Tower you probably didn’t know

11 facts about the Eiffel Tower you probably didn’t know

Once upon a time most Parisians hated the Eiffel Tower, imagining that it would start to lean and eventually fall over the Louvre or Notre Dame, smash
The Italian wine town of Bolgheri is a Tuscan dream come true

The Italian wine town of Bolgheri is a Tuscan dream come true

In Tuscany, a museum town dedicated to wine is like something straight out of a dream. Visiting a wine museum or winery in Tuscany is one of the high
Ganesh Chaturthi festival – honour the Indian god of safe travels

Ganesh Chaturthi festival – honour the Indian god of safe travels

The challenge: Honour the elephant-headed Indian God Ganesha to ensure your travels are safe India is a country of deep spirituality and colourful fe
Palazzo Pitti – discover three dynasties tracing 500 years of grand regal glory

Palazzo Pitti – discover three dynasties tracing 500 years of grand regal glory

Originally built by banker Luca Pitti in the 15th century Palazzo Pitti was purchased in 1550 by Eleanor of Toledo, wife of Grand Duke Cosimo I de'Med
The Last Supper in Milan: 7 best tips and secrets how to visit it

The Last Supper in Milan: 7 best tips and secrets how to visit it

The challenge: although it's quite a hassle to visit The Last Supper, read these tips to make it a piece of cake Unlike many other iconic works of ar
DIY: a cheap and unusual Easter travel idea

DIY: a cheap and unusual Easter travel idea

The challenge: make this year's Easter different - use the holiday to immerse yourself in nature.  One of my favorite challenges from the book 203 Tr
5 things that make me happy in Italy

5 things that make me happy in Italy

There are so many books about Americans who move to Italy after a devastating life crisis and then reinvent themselves that it seems impossible to be
London: 22 free museums and galleries for a ticket-free cultural day

London: 22 free museums and galleries for a ticket-free cultural day

London may not be among the cheapest places to visit in the world but at least it has a bunch of free museums and galleries so you can have a culture-
10 facts about the Sagrada Familia you probably didn’t know

10 facts about the Sagrada Familia you probably didn’t know

The majestic Sagrada Familia is the largest Roman Catholic church in the world, the single most visited site in Barcelona and Gaudi's most famous mast
7 unique NYC activities for an unusual trip

7 unique NYC activities for an unusual trip

Discover the quirky side of New York City following these travel bloggers who will take you on an exciting and a little unusual trip through carousels
1 16 17 18 19 20 22 180 / 213 POSTS