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Alona Tiunina

How To Visit Wieliczka Salt Mine From Krakow

Wieliczka salt mine is one of the oldest salt mines in Europe. The salt mine started to operate in the 13th century and salt was mined up until 2007. Nowadays the Wieliczka salt mine is one of the two most popular locations (the second one is Auschwitz concentration camp) for a day trip from Krakow. There are a few ways to visit the Wieliczka salt mine, all of which you will find in this article…

How To Visit Auschwitz Concentration Camp

Auschwitz concentration camp is one of the most terrifying places in the world. The ugliness, the inhumanity, the evil and bloodiness of the people, the most nasty and dark human traits all stained this place. Auschwitz concentration camp is one of the most horrible landmarks in Europe, but quite possibly the most important one to visit for every human being. Short History  After Nazi Germany occupied Polish territory, they established a camp in Oswiecim…

Where To Do A Vodka Tasting In Krakow, Poland

Poland has been drinking and producing vodka for years before this drink became world known. They have perfected their distilleries to make the most clear, high quality vodka in the world. Therefore, when traveling in Poland it is obligatory to do a vodka tasting, especially if you are visiting Krakow.  There are a few ways to do a vodka tasting in Krakow. You can find quite a few guided tours that offer to take…

Hotel Review: Aparthotel Inspire Miodova Residence in Krakow, Poland

Krakow is one of the most touristic cities in Poland. There is quite a lot to see and do around the city and in the city itself. One of the most desirable areas to stay in Krakow is the old town. Some of the most famous hotels are located there, as well as many boutique hotels, and AirBnBs. During our visit to Krakow, we stayed at the Aparthotel Inspire Miodova Residence. Here is my unbiased…

10 Iconic Landmarks in Europe

Europe is a place full of amazing architecture, natural beauty, and delicious food. Every tourist can find something special that suits them in Europe. It can be a fancy vacation in Nice, or a budget vacation in Ukraine. However there are a few iconic landmarks in Europe that every tourist should see at least once in a lifetime.  10 Iconic Landmarks in Europe Eiffel Tower, France Everyone has seen or heard about the famous…

5 European Countries To Visit On A Small Budget 

There are a lot of places in the world that you can travel to, have a great time, and not spend your whole fortune. And although Europe is considered to be quite an expensive place to travel (it’s true if we talk about Iceland, Norway, GB, and a few others), there are a few European countries that are great to visit on a small budget. 5 European Countries To Visit On A Small…

5 European Countries For Foodies

Europe is a place where you can find an amazing variety of cuisines. Each country, no matter how small it is, has its own traditional food. Of course, there are still many dishes that are similar in different countries, but even so, the variety of different flavors in Europe is huge. After traveling throughout Europe over many years, I made a list of 5 European countries for foodies. 5 European Countries For Foodies Italy Italy…

10 Places To See Before You Die 

Every person has a few special places that he/she/they wants to visit at least once in a lifetime. The list of these places to see before you die is different for everyone, but there are always a few choices that you can find in almost every list.  Of course, the more you learn about the wonders of the world, the longer this list becomes. You sometimes stumble on information about some magical…

Five Beautiful Beaches Around The World

There are many beautiful places in the world that can take your breath away, especially beaches with the turquoise water and white fine sands. But there are also some places that look out of this world, like a picture from a fairytale. Here is a list of five beautiful beaches around the world.  Pink Beach, Indonesia If you ever did research, or have heard about Komodo dragons, you know that you can find them…

5 Great Breakfasts Around The World

Breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day and one of the most interesting. With breakfast food there are no rules. You can get a savory standard English breakfast with tons of calories, a light and healthy oatmeal breakfast full of fiber, or a sweet Belgian waffle with syrup and fruits. In some countries, breakfast is more of a delicious experience than a quick simple meal. Here are five breakfasts around the…