Reading Time: 3 minutes This post traces a 1.5 mile walk along West Cliff Drive, bringing visitors from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk to Lighthouse Field State Beach, Santa Cruz, California USA.
Reading Time: 5 minutes In this post we share photos from one of our favorites walks in San Francisco, California, USA. Trace our path from Fisherman’s Wharf to Chrissy Field onto Fort Point National Historic Site, which offers closeup views of the Golden Gate Bridge.
This six mile walk can be completed in a day. Consider splitting the time into two separate experiences if you are interested in brunching/lunching, shopping, visiting Alcatraz or lazing at the beach.
Reading Time: 5 minutes This post describes a day trip to Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia. This national park, one of the largest and oldest in Croatia, is also a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Engaged Abroad reader, Dhatri from Voyage the World, shares her ideal 24 day Greece itinerary. Her itinerary includes time on Greece’s popular south east islands and an exploration of Greece’s western board.
Reading Time: 6 minutes This is a list of activity recommendations for a day trip around Lake Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia. This post is connected to our post about Ohrid, a base for travels around the western part of Macedonia.
The Lake Ohrid region is a cultural and natural UNESCO World Heritage site.
Reading Time: 7 minutes This is a list of activity recommendations for four days, three nights in Ohrid, Macedonia. Ohrid is a historically important town that is situated on Lake Ohrid, a cultural and natural UNESCO World Heritage site.
Reading Time: 8 minutes In this post we share photos from a day at TerrAzoia, an organic farm that is nestled in the Sintra-Cascais Nature Park, Portugal.
We participated in two cooking classes: traditional Portuguese and Tunisian cuisine. During our midday break we hiked through the nature park to a lookout that offered sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean.
Reading Time: 14 minutes When in Portugal, add a few days to your itinerary to include time in the Douro Valley, home to the port industry. We’ve included a number of itineraries that account for different time tables (ranging from a day trip to three nights in the area).
In this post we describe our visit to five quintas, mostly in the subregion Cima Corgo, Douro Valley. We also include information about port, the Douro Valley & its UNESCO Heritage status.