The Complete Balkans Travel Guide (With Tips!)

Rila Monastery with mountains behind it in Bulgaria

Some of Europe’s most scenic spots lie in wait in the Balkans. From historic monasteries hidden in the mountains to the enchanting coastline along the Adriatic, you’ll find beautiful, budget-friendly destinations all over this region. Oh, and also some of the best wine and cheese you’ll ever have! In this post, we highlight several countries […]

6 Best Restaurants in Bucharest, Romania

Courtyard Area of Restaurant Hanu' lui Manuc in Bucharest

We spent several weeks in Romania but it only took a few days to fall in love with the food. Bucharest, with all its architectural contradictions, is overflowing with delicious restaurants. Honestly, after traveling Southeastern Europe for months, Romania has some of the best (and cheapest!) grub you can find in this region. So we’ve […]

9 Reasons Why Bucharest is Worth Visiting

Building with French architecture in Bucharest

This question comes up a lot when travelers have an interest in destinations within eastern or southeastern Europe. Is “X” city actually worth visiting? Bucharest is a popular spot in this region and we’ve spent several weeks in the city, giving us ample time really think about this question. Our answer? Yes! Bucharest is most […]