The Eurail Pass travel guide – choosing the best rail pass, and tips for your Europe travels

To travel by train is one of the joys of visiting Europe. For non-europeans there is a rail pass that lets you travel across the continent. This rail pass is the Eurail Pass, and this guide will help you decide which pass to get, and how to get the most out of your pass. Why […]

Apartment Review: Cheap Airbnb apartment in hipster Jewish Quarter in Budapest

Airbnb is a good option for accommodation in Budapest. I found a private apartment in Budapest for $21 a night. That price was for the whole apartment, not just a rented room. I’ve seen hostel beds in Budapest listed at that price so this was a good deal. The apartment was a new listing which […]

Where I’m At: Budapest – 2015 edition

Where I’m At is my monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. Greetings from Budapest. I’m back in one of my favourite cities of Europe after a few years absence. The last time I was here it wasn’t on the digital nomad map. Other Eastern European cities […]

Budapest Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Hungary > Budapest Travel Guide Accommodation HotelsCombined – Budapest Hotels – Search and compare all Budapest hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once. Travel Guides Budapest Info – Official website of Budapest tourism. Budapest.com – Tourism information Portal of Budapest. Budapest By Locals – Local tips on sights, things to […]

Hungary Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Hungary Travel Guide Destination Guides Budapest Accommodation Hungary hotels – Search and compare all Hungary hotel deals from hundreds of accommodation sites at once. Travel Guides gotohungary.com – Hungarian Tourism Agency. Hungary Tourist Guide – Hungarians reveal you Hungary’s most notable attractions, secret spots, history, culture and gastronomy. Blogs Hungary Today – […]

New Country Day – Romania

New Country: Romania Date: 9 September 2011 I have a tradition where I celebrate New Country Day – the first day in a country I’ve never been to. This year I have been to a number of countries for work and pleasure that I have visited previously. I have been to the UK so many […]

Save money on flights using alternative airports in Europe

Before my first trip to Europe I wouldn’t have been able to tell you where Karlsruhe, Katowice or Klagenfurt was on the map. Since then I not only know where they are, I have used their airports and have saved hundreds of Euros in the process. [Amsterdam Schiphol Airport – Closest isn’t always cheapest] My […]

29 Euro train tickets from Budapest to Munich

MÁV, the train operators of Hungary, have special ticket prices from Budapest to locations around Europe. I got a ticket from Budapest to Munich for €29. The tickets aren’t apparent to find on their website. I only knew about the ticket offer from billboards in Budapest, and there is no indication of the special price […]