Europe Travel Guides
The nation of Turkey is known for its hot air balloon rides, fantastic history, and delicious food. It is also home to many skilled artisans who create gorgeous goods that will stun your family and friends back home. When you travel to Turkey, make sure to sit down with one of these artisans and learn about their craft! You’ll walk away with a beautiful souvenir, a new friend, and knowledge on art forms you may have never seen before.
Traveling to Turkey soon? You’ve made a great choice! Turkey is a wonderful destination offering a vast variety of experiences and beautiful landscapes for all travelers. With your flights booked and visa approved, your next daunting task awaits... packing. Wondering what exactly to pack? Don’t worry- we have curated all of the travel tips and have released the perfect Turkey packing list covering all the necessities from clothing, technology, and accessories: (This should be exciting, not stressful!)
If you’re planning a trip to Spain, it’s time to kick things into high gear. This is a beautiful European destination known for its rich culture, gorgeous beaches, and amazing food. With so many new, inexpensive options for traveling, you have the option to stick to a strict budget or go all-out with luxury during your trip to Spain.
If your travel dreams have always felt bigger than your bank account, we have good news for you. We’re excited to announce that we’re rolling out Acanela Local Expeditions — affordable tours to some of the world’s most extraordinary destinations.
While there’s really not a bad time to travel to Portugal, it is important to keep your interests in mind while you’re deciding when to go. Depending on how much you are willing to spend and what you want to see and enjoy, some months provide better options than others. Without further ado, here is our travel guide on the best time to visit Portugal with Acanela.
Portugal is a nation full of contrasts: sandy beaches against towering cliffs, sprawling vineyards meeting colorful castles, and bustling city centers calmed with warm pastries. If you’re based in Lisbon, it would almost be a crime to leave Portugal without seeing what else it has to offer. So, if you’d like to experience Portugal to the fullest, don’t miss the best day trips from Lisbon.
Europe’s answer to budget travel? It’s Interrailing. In essence, it’s backpacking, but with a pass to use trains linking up to 31 countries in Europe, including Italy, France, and Switzerland.
It is no secret that Norway has a multitude of fjords, each one with its own unique characteristics. A fjord is a long, narrow, deep inlet of sea wedged between high cliffs, formed by a submerged glacial valley and are found mainly in Norway, Greenland, Canada, Chile, and New Zealand. You could spend weeks just exploring Norway’s vast array of fjords! Read below for a guide to Norway’s famous fjords!
The idea of ‘Norway’ often invokes images of reindeer herds, dazzling Northern Lights, igloo hotels, and the impossibly beautiful Fjords. Yet, did you know that Norway also holds some of Europe’s prettiest cities and villages?As you can imagine, the people of Norway enjoy their nature year around. Yet, Norway has more to offer than its gorgeous natural sights. In fact, Norwegian cities are bursting at the seems with cultural beauty and activity, including breathtaking museums, architecture, and delicious culinary traditions. As travelers often note, Norwegians are serious about their food! So, if you are planning a trip to Norway, you may want to consider a visit to some of these lovely cities. Let’s take a look at some of Norway’s most popular ones!
Schnitzels and sausages and roasts, oh my! We are salivating over Vienna’s dedication to a hearty meal over here. Now, it’s not just Vienna, but the capital city of Austria is known for being a cultural epicenter. However, we’ve been all over the country and can confirm that a Wiener Schnitzel can still be expertly made in Graz and Salzburg as well. Just what is it that makes Austrian meat so craveable?