Dan Worthmann

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A weekend in Budapest

Budapest is split into two parts – Buda and Pest – which sit on opposite sides of the Danube river, connected by the mighty Chain bridge. Most of the …

European Travel

Exploring Lisbon and Its Surrounding Areas

The charming city is laid back, the locals are friendly and the food is amazing<p>By Claire Carponen<p>Lisbon, one of Europe’s oldest cities, has an …

Tourists are flooding to Portugal for the food and wine

At 7 years old, Portuguese-American chef George Mendes forsook his parents for the pleasures of sardines, and never looked back.<p>“They were being …

Greek Island Hopping Is the Low-Key Summer Vacation You've Been Craving

There's something about the Greek Islands that always makes travelers come back for more. It's a vacation that seems to evolve and mature as you do. …

6 reasons why you should visit Portugal in 2018 | Travel Feature

Portugal is less than three hours’ flight time from the UK, while flights from the US are generally available for under $500. Moreover, once you get …

Our Highly Subjective But Very Smart Guide to Traveling

We’ve got 21 tips, tricks, and pieces of great advice for making your vacation that much better.<p>When we go on vacation, we bring back more than souvenirs. We return with a bit of wisdom. We learn that there’s nothing wrong with planning a trip around croissants. Or that, as you’ll see here, some of …

36 Hours in Lisbon

Forget Lisbon as the budget capital of Europe. Yes, the seafood is still (relatively) cheap, as is the wine. The old canary-yellow trams still rattle along steep hills, and you’ll never pay more than a euro and change for a pastéis de nata, the classic Portuguese pastry. But today the Portuguese …

European Travel

You Won't Be the First Tourist to Visit Lisbon, But That Shouldn't Stop You

Portugal’s ancient capital is the European city you wish you’d visited sooner.<p>Perhaps, like me, you’ve never been to Portugal. Then you land in Lisbon, throw back absurdly good table wines for as little as three dollars, eat creamy pastéis de nata for breakfast, drink beers (also cheap) from kiosks …

Where to Eat in Ljubljana Slovenia – The Best Ljubljana Restaurants, Cafes and Markets

Wondering where to eat in Ljubljana Slovenia? Check out our Ljubljana food guide for the best Ljubljana restaurants, cafes, and markets. Blessed by …

European Travel

Best beaches in Portugal from the Algarve to Lisbon that you'll want to bookmark for your next holiday

Portugal has long been a firm favourite with Brits for a family holiday thanks to its hot and sunny weather, the plethora of activities on offer and, …

European Travel

Find out how to live like a Local in Porto

The warmth of Portuguese people prompted Lonely Planet Local Emily McAuliffe to plant roots in Porto in 2016. In search of culture and adventure, she found a city that wore its heart on its sleeve and casually showcased centuries’ worth of history and tradition along compact streets.<p><b>When I have</b> …

European Travel

The Best River Cruises for Exploring Europe This Summer

“Go with the flow” could be the motto of river cruisers, the fastest growing segment of the cruise market.<p>Unlike oceangoing ships that carry as many …

Cruise Ships

The Only 8 Moves You Need to Be Fit

Squat<p>For the most elemental of human movements—sitting down and getting back up, or lifting something heavy off the ground—there is no better …

Workouts

12 Things to Do in Budapest That Will Inspire a Trip to Hungary

A magical city with historic architecture, ornate landmarks, and a serious food and drink scene, Budapest deserves a spot on your bucket list. Buda …

A local’s guide to Lisbon: 10 top tips

Before I moved to Lisbon, almost a quarter of a century ago, someone told me: “From afar, it looks like a queen. But from closer you see that the old empress’s make-up is smudged and flaking, and that the ornaments fluttering in the wind are not lace, but someone’s laundry drying at the windows. …

European Travel

Why I fell in love with Slovenia

Back in 2000, as an American student studying in London, I embarked on a Eurorail trip – a sort of smorgasbord of travel in European cities. You buy an open ticket that allows you to travel indefinitely by train throughout Europe. But prior to my own Eurorailing adventure, I’d lent my Lonely …

European Travel

Porto: Portugal’s salty ‘second city’

I’m really into “second cities” these days.<p>Over several generations, Industrial Age powerhouses in Europe turned into what we North Americans would …

European Travel

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Exercise

Where to Eat in Porto, Portugal for Every Meal

No matter what type of meal or atmosphere you’re craving, chances are Porto has a restaurant to match.<p>Porto is known as Portugal’s best food city, …

8 Amazing Places to Visit in Portugal

From the tourist hotspots to the hidden gems, these are the most amazing places to visit in Portugal...

European Travel

The plank is the one exercise most commonly done wrong, according to a personal trainer — but this subtle change could make it twice as effective in half the time

The plank -- holding yourself on your hands and toes as if you're about to do a pushup -- is one of the most effective body-weight exercises for …

This 8-Minute Ab Workout Will Strengthen Every Muscle in Your Core

In this video, 8fit trainer Marife San Victores will take you through a short routine that targets every muscle in the abdomen in just 8 minutes.<p>They …

Workouts

Behold Pastéis de Belém, the most reviewed bakery on TripAdvisor from this year

If you thought your local does some great cakes, you may want to look away.<p>Because a bakery has been rated as the most reviewed on Tripadvisor and …

19 Beautiful Castles In Portugal You Have To Visit

When you think of things to do in Portugal, you don’t always think of castles. Portugal instead tends to conjure up images of utterly beautiful …

These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

7 Fun Things to Do in The Picturesque City of Sintra, Portugal

<b>There are so many things to do in Sintra, a picturesque city located just 45 minutes north of Lisbon Portugal.</b><p>The history of the area dates back to …

European Travel

How to Get to Aveiro, Portugal From Porto, Lisbon, and Coimbra

Aveiro is a city located on the west coast of Portugal along the Ria de Aveiro lagoon. It is often referred to as the "Portuguese Venice" due to its …

European Travel

15 stunning photos that show why Portugal should be on your travel bucket list

Portugal has quickly become a top destination for tourists.<p>And it's not just over the summer— travelers are making their way to Portugal during its off-season in larger numbers than ever before. According to American Express Travel, planned trips to Portugal are up 86% for January through March …

European Travel