Trailing Away – Blog Roll

Date Day to Tivoli Gardens at Halloween

Date Day to Tivoli Gardens at Halloween

Copenhagen's historic amusement park is one of the most charming and fun around. But, Tivoli Gardens at Halloween is even better! Walt Disney even used this iconic park for inspiration.

Helsinki Sauna Day Trip

Helsinki Sauna Day Trip

Ever dipped in the frigid Baltic Sea? We didn't know we'd want to until an awesome Helsinki sauna day trip complete with Finnish spa visit. It's all possible on a quick ferry from Estonia!

Free Walking Tour of Tallinn with Tales of Reval

Free Walking Tour of Tallinn with Tales of Reval

The free 90-minute walking tour of Tallinn is a great introduction into the history of this amazing UNESCO World Heritage City. This is a can't miss experience when visiting the capital of Estonia.

Riga Sightseeing & Autumn Day Trips

Riga Sightseeing & Autumn Day Trips

One of the most beloved features of a long-term European vacation is the ability to experience so many different cultures, languages, foods, and history during one trip. There are also many beautiful, unique cities that haven't been hit as hard by tourism - making...

A Unique Religious Experience at Hill of Crosses in Lithuania

A Unique Religious Experience at Hill of Crosses in Lithuania

The Hill of Crosses in Lithuania is unlike anything we have ever experienced. It is truly a spectacular place, not just because it is such a unique sight, but because it's message is one of hope, faith, and love. While we've been in many awe-inspiring churches and...

A Much-Needed History Refresher in a Gdansk Museum & City Walk

A Much-Needed History Refresher in a Gdansk Museum & City Walk

Did you know that Gdansk, Poland, is where World War II began or that it was also the place the solidarity movement started, which led to the end of communism? Us either. That's because we never took a strong interest in history as kids or as adults. Until recently....

The Other Best Santorini Sunset Spot: Santo Winery

The Other Best Santorini Sunset Spot: Santo Winery

The cliff-side city of Oia is known to be the best place to watch the famous Santorini sunset – known around the world for its epic display. But, if you do more than two minutes of research about this place, you’ll find out that it is a madhouse at sunset. During the...

9 Days in Transylvania: Romania Road Trip  Highlights & Guide

9 Days in Transylvania: Romania Road Trip Highlights & Guide

Our nine-day visit to the Transylvania area (including an epic Romania Road Trip) is something that will definitely stand out in our travels. From wandering the quaint, medieval streets of Brasov and Sighisoara to driving the twisty-turny Transfagarasan Highway – and...

7 Reasons We Wish We’d Planned More Time for Visiting Bratislava

7 Reasons We Wish We’d Planned More Time for Visiting Bratislava

For many, like us, visiting Bratislava means a short stop on a Eurotrip en route to places like Budapest or Vienna. While you could definitely see the major highlights of the city on a one-day trip, we highly recommend taking a bit longer to really soak it all in –...

Wandering & Wine Tasting in Budapest: A Memorable First Visit

Wandering & Wine Tasting in Budapest: A Memorable First Visit

We were never much into drinking in public settings before we started traveling. But, it has become very apparent that places with alcohol are often the same places where we can learn the most, have the best conversations, and find awesome food as well. Our experience...