6 ways to stargaze from home

Throughout history, space has captivated humans. These days, the glow of phone screens tends to appeal more than the twinkling night sky. Ask yourself: when was the last time you looked up at the stars? Really looked? To be fair, light pollution and crammed cityscapes have made stargazing difficult — if not impossible —...

5 things you didn’t know about the Milan Duomo

We know that the Milan Cathedral, or Duomo (Italian for cathedral), is a symbol of Lombardy's capital. We also know it's impossible to take a photo in front of it without looking like an ant. But what about the lesser-known details about this architectural marvel? Here are five fun and eerie facts about Milan Cathedral you didn't...

Color your travels: hand-drawn coloring pages for a long weekend with the kids

With a long weekend just around the corner and many of us spending it at home, we want to bring a little bit of fun to your family’s staycation.  As a part of our World at Home series, we teamed up with the wonderful Julia Depis — German illustrator and design blogger — to...

Authentic cooking at home: Florence fresh pasta recipe

As a part of our new “World at Home” series, we’re bringing you the world’s most incredible experiences, LIVE via Facebook and straight to your living room! It’s our way to help you live the joys of travel at a time when travel is on the back-burner.  If you missed our LIVE cooking class...

7 travel-inspired activities for kids at home

Keep your travel-loving family entertained with these fun activities for kids at home. They’ll learn some new skills and to appreciate different cultures in the process — no passport required. 1. For little bakers Get set: Choose a country that you’ve always wanted to visit...

7 films to make you feel like you’re in France

Fantasizing about a French sojourn? Journey all around the country, from chic Paris to the glamorous French Riviera, with our list of must-watch movies. They’ll transport you to France quicker than you can say “oh là là”. “Amélie”, 2001 Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz The plot: Finding love...

Keep kids busy with these 10 fun geography games

Keep kids busy with fun geography games
Your kids will always remember the capital of Bulgaria or where the Nile River is after a round of these fun and educational geography games. With no screens and no setup, play these in your living room or at the kitchen table. Get your family diving deep into the depths of their travel knowledge. Ready? Let’s play.