Important Visa Information about Traveling to Europe as a Canadian

Right now to enjoy the delights of Europe as a Canadian, you do not have to worry about visas and other entry documentation. Due to terrorist attacks and other incidents hitting the news headlines fairly regularly, this could well be set to change. In 2021, according to https://www.etias.ca/ the European Union will impose a visa system that will affect Canadian travelers.…

Southern Europe

Southern Europe

Boundaries sometimes overlap when categorizing Southern Europe as many of the countries listed in this part of the continent are also listed in other broader regions. However, the one unifying factor in this group of sixteen countries that make up this part of Europe in the Mediterranean Sea. Quite predictably, the food and culture are…

Northern Europe

Northern Europe

Like most of Europe, there is no clear demarcation of the countries that fit into Northern Europe and many variations exist. However, the United Nations geoscheme places 10 countries in Northern Europe, from the five Scandinavian countries to the United Kingdom, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, and Iceland, along with 7 dependent areas like the Isle of…

Western Europe

Western Europe

To many people, Western Europe with its rich architectural heritage of impressive castles and palaces, magnificent natural scenery, and distinct yet sometimes quirky culture, epitomizes all that is Europe. Manmade marvels abound in this part of the world that is equally blessed with natural wonders. France’s Notre Dame Cathedral and Eiffel Tower, Salzburg‘s Hohensalzburg Castle,…

Eastern Europe

Eastern Europe

Although Eastern Europe is literally the eastern part of the continent of Europe, there is no clear demarcation of the countries that are a part of it as the term is more geopolitical than physical. The physical land boundaries of the region are the Ural Mountains and River, and the Caucasus Mountains but these are…

15 Most Beautiful Squares In Europe

15 Most Beautiful Squares In Europe

Central plazas and squares play a crucial role in successful urban areas. They are serving an important purpose as a social and commercial meeting place, a place where impromptu gatherings, people watching and even, political discourse all naturally intersect. Europe is famous for its rich history, its architecture, as well as its beautiful squares and almost every…

Europe

Europe

Some of the most visited countries in the world lie within the continent of Europe, which is bordered by Africa, Asia and two oceans – the Atlantic and the Arctic. Europe may be the world’s second-smallest continent by land surface area, but there is no lack of diversity in the countries that are part of…

11 Best Hotel Pools In Birmingham

11 Best Hotel Pools In Birmingham

A renowned city hoarding a plethora of beautiful experiences waiting to unleash. Birmingham in England is a city full of historical sites, family-friendly excursions, and cultural landmarks. Renowned for being the second-largest metropolitan cities in the UK and one of the most beautiful canal cities in the world, Birmingham has something for everyone with plenty…

The 17 Safest Cities In The World

It’s no secret that the world is developing at an astounding rate and urbanization far exceeds the predicted expectations. More than half of the world’s population today reside in cities and this number is expected to grow to 68 percent by 2050. Developing countries move ahead rapidly in this scenario but sometimes they’re unable to…

35 Top Tourist Attractions In The USA

There’s a boundless array of attractions in the USA for tourists wherever one’s compass may point. For instance, in the Northeast, you’ll find NYC’s iconic Statue of Liberty and Boston’s Faneuil Hall Marketplace. The Midwest holds tourist magnets such as Chicago’s Millennium Park. On the West Coast are perennial favorites like the lively Las Vegas…

Top 10 Things To Do In Villach

Top 10 Things To Do In Villach

Is Villach worth visiting? If you love nature, history, and culture, it certainly is! There are plenty of things to do in Villach no matter what time of the year you decide to visit. In the spring, you can sit under the tulip trees beside the River Drau while in the summer, the lakes offer…

Top 10 Things To Do In Dijon

Top 10 Things To Do In Dijon

The name Dijon is synonymous with the finest mustard sauces in the world. Dijon, a quaint city in France, 190 km northwest of Geneva, is not only renowned for its traditional mustard but also for elegant medieval and Renaissance architecture. Once the capital of the Duchy of Burgundy, the rich history of Dijon is reflected…