Road trip through Italy – packing, flying and getting lost in Venice – Budapest Travel Article

Road trip through Italy – packing, flying and getting lost in Venice It has been my dream to see Italy beyond Rome, and to experience it at my own pace. I have already been to Venice, but it was during summer (read: crowds and terribly hot). When I saw that Ryanair has a 10 EUR flight to Treviso, I didn’t hesitate too much. Although, the original plan was to road trip Spain and Portugal. Read further to get to know…

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Road trip through Italy – New Year’s Eve in Arezzo, Tuscany – Budapest Travel Article

Road trip through Italy – New Year’s Eve in Arezzo, Tuscany Welcome to the third stop of the road trip through Italy. This time we will avoid the crowds in Florence and move to a city called Arezzo. It has around 100,000 inhabitants, and I chose it as an alternative to New Year’s Eve in Florence. First impressions of Arezzo The original idea was to spend the last night of the year in Siena, but all the accommodation was taken.…

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Road trip through Italy – impressions of the South, Naples, Pompeii, Amalfi – Budapest Travel Article

Road trip through Italy – impressions of the South, Naples, Pompeii, Amalfi They say see Naples and die. I had some health troubles that started in Rome, and when I was in Naples, I had the feeling I am close to getting to fulfilling this saying. Luckily, nothing like this happened. I actually managed to have a great time in Naples. My biggest travel takeaway has been to not judge a city when the night falls. I arrived to Naples…

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Tokyo Consult: Atami Onsen area – Tokyo Travel Article

Tokyo Consult: Atami Onsen area In November 2015, I traveled to Japan using the JR Pass. While I was staying in Tokyo area, I decided to take a day trip to the Atami Onsen 熱海 温泉 Hot Spring area because Atami is a much less traveled, off the beaten path area when compared to Hakone. I took the Kodama Shinkansen bullet train line from JR Shinagawa station in Tokyo to JR Atami station. The train ride was only 40 minutes…

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Day trip to Shizuoka and viewing Fuji Mountain – Tokyo Travel Article

Day trip to Shizuoka and viewing Fuji Mountain In November 2015, I traveled to Japan using the JR pass. When I was going from Kansai area to Tokyo, I decided to stop by Shizuoka 静岡 on the way to Tokyo. Since Shizuoka is less than one hour away from Tokyo by bullet train, I figured that Shizuoka would be a perfect place for taking a day trip from Tokyo, especially for travelers who enjoy great food and great views of…

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