Author: Team Daytrip

9 Top Tips for Planning a European Road Trip

9 Top Tips for Planning a European Road Trip

Maybe it’s the Hollywood movies or the Jack Kerouac classic novel ‘On the Road’ that make the words ‘road trip’ conjure up romantic images of throwing a six-pack into the convertible on a scorching hot day or firing up the RV and escaping the rat race for some hard earned […]

7 places to blow your mind in Central Europe

7 places to blow your mind in Central Europe

Central Europe snugly fits between Western and Eastern Europe and comprises nine countries all historically, socially and culturally connected. The region is also home to many fascinating visitor sights and with some parts still relatively undiscovered, the area offers up some real gems. 1. A building that has confused many […]

Is Home Really Safer Than Away?

Is Home Really Safer Than Away?

As 2016 begins we are aware, perhaps more than ever before, that the world is a beautiful, terrifying, unpredictable place. Since 9/11, terrorism that specifically targets civilians has been on everyone’s radar but 2015 proved to be a particularly dire year with two high profile attacks in Paris and terror […]

5 reasons why beer is so awesome in the Czech Republic

5 reasons why beer is so awesome in the Czech Republic

No longer confined to smoky backstreet bars and restaurants packed full of beer-bellied, bearded middle-aged men, the centuries old golden brew is now officially de rigeur and is once more the drink to be seen with. Latest figures show that the Czechs lash down a staggering average of 143 liters per head each […]

These 10 Pictures Explain Why Traveling to Europe Sucks

These 10 Pictures Explain Why Traveling to Europe Sucks

1. Once you’ve seen one castle, you’ve seen them all. Lednice Castle (top) and Červená Lhota (bottom) in the Czech Republic are just over a one-hour drive away from each other. 2. The locals are too serious. The traditional Masopust Carnival, popular in Moravia in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, […]

Real or Not? 5 Unbelievable European Movie Locations

Real or Not? 5 Unbelievable European Movie Locations

So, you’re stretched out on the sofa watching your favorite movie when something pops up on the screen that makes you spit your popcorn out. Is that location real? Does it really exist or is it simply some crafty set design or maybe just skillful CGI? The location seems real […]