Olhao, Portugal

Travelling the Algarve in southern Portugal, one of the most popular travel regions in all of Europe, can sometimes lack a bit of singularity. Waiters addressing you in German at first sight aren’t what I am looking for in a place and neither are streets seamed with nothing but souvenir shops. Olhao is different,¬†for a…

Darlowo, Poland

Darlowo is a popular beachside town that usually gets very crowded in the summer months. Which is why I went there in spring. In the off-season, you pretty much have the place for yourself and that’s a prerequisite to discovering the quiet, authentic side, away from the carnival-like summer atmosphere. Darlowo, Western Pomerania, Northern Poland…