10 European Desserts You Have to Try

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10 European Desserts You Have to Try

Europe’s cultural diversity manifests itself in its cuisine, from Italian pasta to French escargot. But for those travelers with a sweet tooth, this appetizing variety extends to the continent's many mouthwatering desserts. Forget about your diet - if you’re planning a trip soon, here are ten European desserts you have to try. Rødgrød You’ll find fruity rødgrød if you visit Denmark, but the similar rote grütze can be found just across the border in northern Germany. Served hot or cold, it’s bu

6 Vacations You Should Plan With Your Kids Before They Grow Up

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6 Vacations You Should Plan With Your Kids Before They Grow Up

For children, there’s nothing quite like the excitement of looking forward to a vacation that you’ve been planning and building up to weeks, maybe months in advance. You’ll create lifelong memories that they’ll be able to recall for years to come and inspire them to do the same with their own families someday. So check out our recommendations and hit them up before your little ones are old enough to roll their eyes in embar

A Tour Through Germany’s Best Breweries

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A Tour Through Germany’s Best Breweries

If there’s one thing we all know for sure, it’s that Germany has cracked the code on how to brew great beer. And they keep it simple. Thanks to the Purity Law of 1516, many German beers are only made with 4 ingredients - water, yeast, malt, and hops. And though the ingredient list for German beer is basic, that doesn’t reflect how they taste! Germany is home to over 5,000 types of beers that are crafted by 1,200 different breweries! We’re pretty certain that you won’t have time on your next tri

4 Cheap European Destinations To Visit This Summer

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4 Cheap European Destinations To Visit This Summer

Europe is a bucket-list chart topper, to say the least. The romance, the food, the adventure, the culture - it's all simply intoxicating. Unfortunately for those of us ballin’ on a budget, visiting may seem like little more than a dream. What’s unfortunate that you’re missing out on a trip that may be way more accessible than you could have imagined. Check out our breakdown of the cheapest airports to fly in/out of, and the most affordable places to crash - then put some of that paid time off t

Discover the Perfect Mediterranean Island For You

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Discover the Perfect Mediterranean Island For You

It seems as though islands have always had a special allure to travelers. The seclusion, the separateness, the coastline always within walking distance - whatever the reason, islands have always been a favorite vacation option. The tricky part is deciding what kind of island experience you’re looking for. While many flock to the Caribbean or the Philippines for some island action, we're pretty fond of the over 1,400 islands scattered throughout the Mediterranean. These patches of land have perf

Pretty Far North - Sail to Ski in Norway

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Pretty Far North - Sail to Ski in Norway

My journey north for “Sail to Ski” began with a phone call from my friend, to protect my inside source let’s call him “Red” for the purpose of this post. Everyone has a Red in their life: that one person who you can always count on to find the best vibes and the most ridiculously cool places before there are lines, selfie sticks, or trending hashtags. So when Red asked me if I wanted to go to Norway to ski I didn’t ask questions, I booked a ticket. 3 weeks later I was hustling through JFK with a

Majorca Magic with Jackie Beale

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Majorca Magic with Jackie Beale

Majorca, or Mallorca, is the largest island in the Balearic Islands which are part of Spain. Like other surrounding islands, Majorca is a popular vacation spot for tourists traveling from Germany and the U.K. Our friend Jackie Beale recently traveled to Majorca and documented some of her adventures to share with us! How did you get there? Getting to Majorca is a worthwhile adventure. It's a flight to Barcelona, a flight to Palma Airport, and then a drive