Author: Team Daytrip

Quiz: 7 Strange European Christmas Traditions

Quiz: 7 Strange European Christmas Traditions

To get you in the mood for Christmas, we’ve devised a fun quiz to test our readers’ knowledge of some of Europe’s lesser-known festive traditions, customs, and stories. Award yourself one point for each correct answer. 1. In which country did the Christmas tree tradition begin? a) America b) Lichtenstein […]

Bavarian specialties at a typical Biergarten

7½ Ways to Blend in with the Locals in Germany

Fed up of being the focus of mumbling, tutting and incessant eye-rolling from the locals as you stop dead in your tracks and snap yet another picture of that castle in the distance? DayTrip shows you how to avoid standing out like Paris Hilton at a MENSA Conference by blending […]

5 Best Medieval Hideaways for This Winter

5 Best Medieval Hideaways for This Winter

Winter comes and the noise of countless chit-chatting tourists magically disappears. Snow settles down and mutes everything down to the sound of your footsteps, and suddenly it’s just you in a timeless mood, immersing yourself in an intimate whisper with the thousand-year-old walls that cautiosly begin to unravel their untold mysteries. We’ve selected five beautiful European towns and castles […]