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Italy

Where to Stay: Hotels On The Grand Canal in Venice

One of the most visited cities in Europe, Venice is known for the many old-world charms spread around its famous canals and waterways, which creates a unique atmosphere you simply can’t find anywhere else in the world. While...

Germany

A Layover in Munich

On our last trip to Europe, we ended up taking a train from Brussels, Belgium to Ljubljana, Slovenia. In the middle of this trip we found ourselves with about 7 hours to kill in Munich, Germany. Germany is a neat country, but...

Italy Reviews

Review: Hotel Carlton Grand Canal Venice, Italy

In August, we stayed two nights in the junior suite at the Hotel Carlton in Venice. As this was our final stop at the end of a two-week trip, we decided to splurge a little for a nicer room. We chose the Hotel Carlton for three...

France Italy Travel Tips

Paris to Milan by Overnight Train

On a recent Europe adventure, we needed to get from Paris to Milan. We’re suckers for trains but the journey was a bit long and would eat up an entire day of our limited vacation. The solution? The Thello Night train! It saved us...

Slovenia

Straža Bled, An Adrenaline Rush in Slovenia

Looking for a bit of a thrill on your trip to Lake Bled? The Straža Mountain Resort in Bled, Slovenia has some seriously intense stuff waiting for you. During the winter, they offer a ski resort that has your normal ski runs...

Travel Tips

Nintendo Switch- A Worthy Travel Companion?

At Bold Tourist, we’re suckers for new technology. We’re also suckers for video games. We made a rash decision to buy a Nintendo Switch just before our last long trip. Is the Nintendo Switch worth taking along on your travels...