I recently posted that I'm taking on the Trans-Europe Virtual Challenge from endtoend.run for 2022 and will be raising money for several charities and good causes as I walk 1,600 miles (2,575km) across the continent. If you'd love to come along for the journey, but faint at the thought of all that walking, then I… Continue reading Trans-Europe Challenge LIVE BLOG: Join my 1600 mile journey across Europe for charity! | Europe in a Day
Добродошли у Србију – Pobednik keeps watch over the city – Source: James Scanlan SERBIA - Belgrade Right at the core of the Balkan peninsular, Serbia has repeatedly been at the seismic centre of European history. Fascinated by the region as a whole, I studied Serbian at university and got to spend time in the… Continue reading Day trip to SERBIA – Belgrade | Europe in a Day
You can't talk about Halloween without the monsters that spawned an entire genre! Mysterious brooding creatures who thirst for human blood, rituals for identifying vampires differ across the continent - as do the suggested ways to protect yourself from their advances... Whether you like them old school, aristocratic Gothic monsters or more modern, moody and… Continue reading How to say VAMPIRE in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
Mythology and folklore always offer an fascinating insight into different cultures! BIGFOOTDRAGONFAIRY GHOSTGHOSTMONSTERMERMAIDPHOENIXSKELETONUNICORNWEREWOLFVAMPIREWITCHZOMBIE Want to hear more about the ghostly goings-on in Europe? For more bizarre stories of the unexplained, vicious monsters and haunting ghouls, check out: Here Be Monsters - A Hallow Tour around the Continent
Source: blamethemonkey.com Ah, Halloween… a spookily good fun time of year and also great for travel! After all, the summer crowds have dispersed and you may still be lucky with the weather - perfect time to get exploring! But as you head off out into the wilds, the villager's warnings are still ringing in your… Continue reading HERE BE MONSTERS – A Halloween Tour around the Continent UPDATED for 2021! | Europe in a Day