For singers, song writers, and country music fans from
around the world, Nashville is the place to be. Surprise I am a country music
fan! However, don’t fret if you are not there are plenty of things to do and
also a whole alternative music scene brewing in Nashville.
Nashville has so much more to offer than just it’s music
scene, it has a rich history, booming art scene, and a dynamic food scene that
will make your bellies scream with excitement.
So here is your guide for a Smashville Nashville Long Weekend!
Helsinki is off the beat track when it comes to the normal “Scandinavian tourist trail”. Most people traveling to Scandinavia head to Copenhagen, the Fjords of Norway, and Stockholm, and seem to skip over Helsinki.
To be honest I have never been so pleasantly surprised by a country and city, such as Helsinki. I used to be a travel snob. Wondering why people would go to certain destinations over more popular destinations such as Italy, or Spain.
Glasgow vs. Edinburgh
After living in Edinburgh, Scotland in fall of 2016 I learned about the rivalry between Glasgow and Edinburgh. Yet I never understood the real root of it and joined ranks with Edinburgh lovers. However, after this summer I found that Glasgow was a gem that I had missed during my time living in Scotland. Other than a brief time at the Glasgow airport and trip to the bus station I largely had written it off. I preferred to go to the Highlands, see castles in the countryside, and visit the picture-perfect postcard settings such as the Isle of Skye and Iona.
Solo female travel across the map is soaring. The Travel Industry Association showed that 32 million women traveled solo at least once in the past year, with 3 out of 10 women traveling 5 or more times. Between 2015- 2017 Hostelworld , the largest online hostel booking platform, showed a 42% growth in solo bookings regardless of gender.
When I began traveling solo abroad in 2014, it still was seen as a brave and risky endeavor, but times and attitudes have changed. The world now sees solo travel as an adventurous and culturally enriching experience that allows the traveler to feel free without the need to please a travel buddy or worry about someone else.
Orlando is much more than Theme Parks and touristic chain restaurants that surround them. Orlando is a city of diverse and historic neighborhoods, that are all-encompassing from nightlife, city parks, and much more- especially when it comes to food and one of my favorite things in the world, happy hour!