Culture Travel

by Sarah

Culture travel can take in so many forms. Encompassing art, architecture, history, music, museums, intellectual achievements and so much more. To get the best opportunities to experience culture in all its forms, one must travel.

See below for our most recent posts on culture travel, or keep scrolling for more.

5 Great Reasons To Book A Taj Mahal Sunrise Tour from Delhi

One highlight of our travels around the world was to visit the majestic Taj Mahal in Agra. While it was a great experience to visit the Taj, with the benefit…

Top 40 Things to Do in St Moritz and the Engadin

When people think about the best things to do in St Moritz and the surrounding Engadin, then the first activities that come into their minds are mostly skiing in St…

The Best Things to Do in Niagara Falls for Couples

 The small town of Niagara Falls in Canada was one of our favourite destinations in 2018. We were blown away by the sheer power and beauty of the falls themselves. We…

Cities

Cities are hubs of human civilization and therefore, of culture. Whether you are looking for the most outstanding architecture, historical museums or just to rub shoulders with locals – lose yourself in a city to quench your thirst for culture.

Top 40 Things to Do in St Moritz and the Engadin

When people think about the best things to do in St Moritz and the surrounding Engadin, then the first activities that come into their minds are mostly skiing in St…

The Best Things to Do in Niagara Falls for Couples

 The small town of Niagara Falls in Canada was one of our favourite destinations in 2018. We were blown away by the sheer power and beauty of the falls themselves. We…

The Best St Moritz Accommodation for Every Budget

St Moritz in the Swiss canton of Graubünden is a paradise in the centre of the majestic Alps. Where the jetset go to play, it’s so much more than just…

Festivals and Events

Festivals and events can be rooted in religious history or simply in the time-trodden traditions of local people. Experiencing a local festival can give you a deeper insight into local culture – seeing how people celebrate reveals a lot more about the collective personality of a country, than when they are just going about their daily business. If you get the chance to participate in a local celebration, make sure you take it! To get inspired, see below for our posts on festivals and events.

Visiting Hoi An Lantern Festival – Full Moon Celebration of Lights

Soon after booking our trip to Hoi An, we realised that the dates of our stay would mean we miss out on one of the cities most famous traditions –…

Street Food Festival Basel – Taste the world in a weekend

You can blame the hipsters for many things (and believe me, I do!). However, occasionally there is something for which to thank our bearded, tight-denim-clad brethren and one of those things…

Basel Fasnacht: A Carnival of Three Most Beautiful Days

“Die drey scheenschte Dääg” (“the three most beautiful days”), is the nickname that the people of Basel give to their most beloved tradition, the Basel Fasnacht, or Basler Fasnacht to give it…