Sheena Robinson

526 Added | 47 Magazines | 6 Likes | 4 Following | 4,662 Followers | @travana22 | Registered nurse, travel consultant, travel blogger, runner, vegetarian and British. European travel planning is my speciality.

Chicago city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in the Windy City

People tend to fall in love with Chicago very quickly. Visually stunning, with some of the most impressive architecture on earth, the Windy City also …

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6 great things to do on a break to Santorini

Where decadent design meets a penchant for palm trees, it's no wonder Hackey's Palm Vaults is one of London's most Instagrammed cafés. Escape the …

European Travel

These spots along Portugal's coast will have you booking your tickets ASAP

1/<p>Day 1: Hide out in Praia da Luz.<p>Natalie Stoclet<p>Your journey along the coast will start in the quaint town of Praia da Luz. Most travelers to the …

Belize vs. Costa Rica: Which Central American Country Should You Visit?

Belize and Costa Rica are two of the most popular vacation destinations for Americans who want to travel to Central America -- and understandably so. …

The 23 Best National Park Adventures

Longtime park patrons known that what makes parks significant isn’t the packaging, but what’s inside their borders. Still, the more popular parks get …

The best area to stay in Paris: a guide to the best arrondissements to stay in Paris

Hi Frugalistas! Yes, I’m talking about Paris again. Because I know you like reading about Paris, and because I’m planning a trip to Paris (again…..I …

The Best Time to Visit Switzerland: A Season-by-Season Guide

A trip to Switzerland offers unparalleled natural beauty and adventure no matter when you visit. Nestled between the Alps and Jura Mountains, the …

Florence & Siena Italy Travel Diary

If you follow GWS on Instagram, you might remember our European travels this past fall. I already shared about our 48 hours in London, the Lake Como …

Explore the Majestic Fjords of Norway on This Fairy Tale-worthy Cruise

I can't even count the ports of call around the world I’ve arrived at by sea, but I can say this: Among all the wild, sophisticated, and distant …

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 …

The Best Amsterdam Tips From Our Readers

This week our Hack Your City readers wrote 73 comments with tips on Amsterdam, like where to eat and drink, how to stay safe, how to get around, and …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

A Road Trip To Portugal | Articles » Issue 66

Spontaneous road trips with close friends usually go one way or the other. When the opportunity arises, it’s hard to resist the promise of …

The Best Places In Switzerland: Your Ultimate 10-Day Travel Plan

Perched in the middle-ish of Continental Europe, Switzerland is a proper diverse country that’s way more than its snow-capped mountains (which are …

European Travel

The 60 greatest cruise journeys on Earth

What does cruising mean to you? A luxurious ship that visits several of Europe’s cultural capitals? A fun-packed family holiday? A voyage to New York?<p>I see a languorous sail through the island-speckled Dalmatian coast, with swimming in sheltered bays and a fish supper out on deck. I recall the calm …

Explore the centuries-old seaside villages of Cinque Terre, Italy in 3 days

Italy is a big, beautiful and diverse country. Situated on the Italian Riviera coastline is Cinque Terre, known for its charming towns and villages …

Italy

The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

From a remote, idyllic island to the world's design capital, these destinations have never been better. Start planning your 2018 travel now.<p>Travelers …

Travel

The Wars of the Roses: York v Beaufort?

The Wars of the Roses have been long renowned as a feud between the houses of York and Lancaster – but can the conflict instead be seen as a deadly …

8 Dreamy towns in Europe that look like they’re made from chocolate

Planning a DIY Europe tour? Picture this: you walk down a veered path full of chrysanthemums, begonias and geraniums. The weather is lovely and the …

10 of the best Christmas shopping cities in Europe

Put some sparkle into your festive shopping with our guide to the best boutiques, gift stores and markets in Europe • Plus where to eat, drink and drop after you shop<p>Lisbon<p><b>Why go</b><br>Lisbon sparkles at Christmas (check out the massive tree in Praça do Comércio), but is more cool than twee. The scent of …

European Travel

This Is the Best Neighborhood in Rome to Get Lost

On your next visit to the Eternal City, make time to visit Trastevere for pasta, gelato and unmatched Roman charm.<p>A tour guide mentioned the …

Italy

The 30 most fun cities in America

While certain places in the US are particularly good for finding love, others are good for just having fun.<p>WalletHub conducted a recent study to determine the most fun cities in America. The study looked at the 150 most populated cities in the US, and then compared them across three …

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The Eater Guide to Lisbon

Lisbon eats well and looks good doing it. The city is a wonderland of narrow cobblestone streets, opulent tiled buildings, vintage yellow trams, and stunning views at every (hilly) turn. Ornate kiosks provision local parks with drinks and snacks, neighborhood <i>past</i><i>e</i><i>larias</i> serve classic sweets made by …

European Travel

Porto city guide: How to spend two days in Portugal's second city

Why go now?<p>Porto is a city on the rise, tempting travellers with its pretty old town, excellent wine bars and golden rooftops. This isn’t a …

European Travel

Lake Como’s Breathtaking Rival

By Beth Graham Dec. 26th, 2016<p>C.C.I.A.A. VCO/illagomaggiore.com/<p>While most visitors to Northern Italy flock to Lake Como in hopes of catching a …

Traveling to the Upper Peninsula: Things to Do During Fall

Bursts of red, orange and yellow on the cliff tops seem to trickle down the rock face and into the waves along the banks of Lake Superior. Welcome to …

Hiking

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the Upper Peninsula

onOctober 16, 2014 in Adventure travel, backpacking, hiking, United States<p><b>Everyone knows about the beautiful cliffs that drop hundreds of feet into</b> …

The Michigan Bucket List

Michigan rocks. And I’m just going to get straight to the point here with my epic Michigan Bucket List. These are the top 45 must-do’s in the Mitten …

Hiking

5 Must Visit Breweries In Traverse City (Plus 2 More In Northern Michigan) by Trevor Morrow

When you think about all of the places you want to drink beer in America, places like California (San Diego), Oregon (Portland) and Illinois …

13 Vegetable-Packed Quesadilla Recipes to Serve for Dinner

It’s Meatless Monday, you’re beat, and all you want in life is a fuss-free vegified dinner that is substantial, nourishing, and really friggin’ tasty. You’ve got tacos on the mind, but you resist until Tuesday because that’s the <i>right thing to do</i>. You *could* rock a vegetarian stir-fry, but you’re …

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