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Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities in Spain

Let us start by saying that condensing the whole of Spain into a list of the top 10 most beautiful cities is certainly a challenge indeed, as the beauty of Spain is not to be underestimated. ✨ Just run your finger across a map of Spain and you will surely trace over innumerable beautiful places, […]Read More

10 Popular European Christmas Songs

In this blog, we have kindly cherrypicked 10 popular European Christmas songs for you. Why? Because we all love a good singsong at Christmas; it is perhaps the one time of year when your terrible breath control and tone-deaf screeching can be forgiven, as it is the gusto with which you can belt out a […]Read More

If European Countries Were Zodiac Signs

A joint blog brought to you by Erika I (Taurus) and Arabella B (Leo).    If you’re an astrology geek, listen up! What if European countries were zodiac signs..? Who would be who?! We as humans love to categorize things, so wouldn’t it be satisfying if we took some stereotypes about European countries and matched […]Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Hungary

You’ve seen Florence, you’ve done Barcelona, and you’re looking for a new European destination that will surprise and delight you… preferably without breaking the bank. You’re in luck! Let us share with you the top 5 reasons to visit Hungary, and reveal to you why this lesser-known jewel is an ideal place for foodies, bon […]Read More

Top 5 Funniest Paintings in Spain to Giggle About

Goya’s grotesqueries, Miró’s primary-coloured prints, Picasso’s fragmented females… There is no doubt that Spain has a rich and diverse art history, with numerous artists still recognised across the globe today. However, fame is not necessarily achieved through the creation of serious masterpieces, and, as we are about to see, many eminent painters from the Iberian […]Read More

Top 5 Stereotypes about Swiss People and Culture in Europe

St Bernard Dogs with brandy barrels, Lindt chocolate bunnies, hilltop yodeling… let’s take a closer look at the stereotypes about Swiss people and culture Europeans have. What cultural clichés are associated with being born in dear old Switzerland? What does it mean to be quintessentially Swiss? Like Clockwork Punctuality is highly valued in Swiss culture […]Read More