Europe

Porvoo, the perfect half day-trip from Helsinki

Porvoo, the perfect half day-trip from Helsinki

If you're planning a day trip from Helsinki, the small town of Porvoo should be on your list. Located on the shore of the Gulf of Finland and less than 50km away from the Finnish capital, this idyllic town full of history, beautiful architecture and galleries is the perfect short trip to explore the more traditional side of Finland!

Suomenlinna: touring Helsinki's sea fortress island

Suomenlinna: touring Helsinki's sea fortress island

Founded in 1748 on a cluster of islands off the coast of Helsinki, the Suomenlinna sea fortress is a cultural treasure. Built when Finland was still part of the Kingdom of Sweden, Suomenlinna has taken a vital part in the history of Finland. Today, it is not only a UNESCO heritage site but also one of the most popular days out among tourist and locals alike. Check out what to expect from Helsinki's sea fortress islands!

Helsinki: the very best of the Finnish capital

Helsinki: the very best of the Finnish capital

With a recent past in between Eastern and Western Europe, but always keeping its Nordic style, Helsinki has become a trendy destination that is growing in popularity among travellers.

Although Finland might be better known for its landscapes, lakes and charming cities located next to the Arctic Circle, the beautiful capital city is also well worth a visit.

Find out what this unknown and yet very surprising destination has to offer! 

Southern Bohemia in one day: Ceske Budejovice & Cesky Krumlov from Prague

Southern Bohemia in one day: Ceske Budejovice & Cesky Krumlov from Prague

The Czech region of Bohemia has many charming towns that deserve a visit. If you'd like to explore the Czech Republic beyond Prague, you can combine a visit to Ceske Budejovice and Cesky Krumlov in a single day!

San Sebastián, Spain: 2 days in the pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

San Sebastián, Spain: 2 days in the pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

Thanks to its privileged location on the Bay of Biscay, San Sebastián is one of the most beautiful coastal cities in Europe. With its breathtaking skyline, beautiful beaches, one of the best cuisines in Europe, a profound Basque culture mixed with the stunning French architecture, San Sebastián is a palace like no other. Check out what this beautiful city has to offer in a 2 day visit!