Compton Abbas Airfield

Lunch on an Airfield in Dorset

High up in the rolling hills of North Dorset is one of the most unique grass airfields in the world - and it's got a restaurant right next to the runway! Ok, the runway is just the top of a hill, but still!...
Szechenyi Baths Budapest Outdoor Pool

The Szechenyi Thermal Baths in Budapest

Going to a public pool may not sound like your idea of a great day in Budapest, but you are most definitely wrong. Thermal baths have long been a pastime in this region - the Romans enjoyed them, and the...
Image via Flickr user Dracula&stuff

Lay off Bucharest! Why it’s Worth a Visit.

Bucharest gets a bad rap. It's associated with images of ugly Eastern Europe housing blocks and struggling citizens. Most travelers to Romania's beautiful countryside only pass through the capital, getting out...
Snowmobiling in Svalbard

Offbeat Tips: Norway in Winter

When the February snow buries you under a ton of white powder, it can make sense to flee for warmer climates and a soft beach. But if you care to try something different this winter, might I recommend an...