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Here you will find all my top travel tips and stories. I write itineraries, hike guides, city guides and tour reviews based on my own travels, to help you plan your own trips and make the most out of them.

To this day I have visited 63 countries across 6 continents. Many of them were from before I started blogging so you won’t find all of them on here.

These are the countries for which you will find travel advice on Greta’s Travels:

Africa

Asia

Central America & Caribbean

Europe

Middle East

North America

Oceania

Just click on the country that you want to find out more about! Or keep scrolling to read my latest destination posts.

Where to Stay in Florence – Best Neighbourhoods & Places to Stay in Florence for All Travellers

Are you wondering where to stay in Florence? This article will answer all your questions! Florence is one of the most popular destinations in Italy, and it’s easy to see why. With its gorgeous architecture, unique history and countless Renaissance art masterpieces, the Tuscan capital is a magnificent sight. Choosing the best neighbourhood to stay …

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Where to Stay in Rome, Italy | Best Areas & Neighbourhoods to Stay in Rome for Every Budget & Traveller

Looking for the best places to stay in Rome? You just found them! While I’m not originally from Rome, I’m Italian and have spent various months living in different neighbourhoods in Rome. As such, I have both a local and tourist insight into the best areas to stay in Rome. Where to stay in Rome …

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Where to Stay in Venice – Best Areas to Stay for Every Traveller & Budget

Want to know where to stay in Venice? You’ve come to the right place! Visiting this magical city is a dream come true for many travellers, so it’s only normal that you want to find the perfect place to stay in Venice. With its canals, Renaissance and Gothic palaces, Byzantine mosaics and gongolas there is …

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Evora Day Trip From Lisbon – Everything You Need To Know

Evora is the capital of the Alentejo region in Portugal. The city has a beautiful and very well preserved historic centre, home to many interesting attractions like the ancient Roman Temple, the Chapel of Bones and Evora Cathedral. Many travellers visit this unique city on a day trip from Lisbon. In this guide I’ve put …

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Quotes About Italy – 60+ Italian Quotes & Sayings To Inspire You!

Italy is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and it’s easy to see why. It’s a magical country where you can explore the canals of Venice one day and the ancient streets of Rome the other. The Bel Paese has inspired poets, writers and artists all throughout the centuries to create …

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Where to Stay in Lisbon – Best Areas for Budget Travellers, Families & Couples

If you’re wondering where to stay in Lisbon for the perfect city getaway, worry not, I have you covered!  I had the pleasure of visiting the Portuguese capital twice, and staying in different parts of the city each time. Every neighbourhood in Lisbon has a distinctive feel, and is best suited for a certain type …

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Best Day Trips from Lisbon – 15 Epic Lisbon Day Trip Destinations

If you’re planning a trip to Portugal but don’t fancy a moving itinerary, changing hotels and cities every night, worry not! You can easily base yourself in the Portuguese capital, and go on lots of epic day trips from Lisbon. Geographically located about mid-way across the country, Lisbon is perfectly positioned to act as base …

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Where to Stay in Algarve, Portugal – 8 Best Areas & Towns to Stay in the Algarve

The Algarve region in southern Portugal is one of the most popular destinations in the country, and rightly so. The 4,997 km squared region encompasses the whole Southern coast of Portugal, and part of the Western coast too. From never ending white sand beaches to hidden coves surrounded by golden cliffs, the Algarve is home …

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Portugal 2-Week Itinerary – How to Spend 14 Awesome Days in Portugal!

If you’re planning to spend two weeks in Portugal, but aren’t exactly sure where to go or what to do, you’ve come to the right place! After years of wanting to go to Portugal, this summer I had the opportunity to spend 14 days in Portugal, road tripping across the whole country, and I was …

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Best Algarve Beaches – 13 Beautiful Beaches in the Algarve, Portugal

It’s no secret that the Algarve is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal. This region spans across the whole of Southern Portugal, and is naturally home to a varied coastline. The beaches of the Algarve range from tiny coves surrounded by tall golden cliffs to huge sweeping bays. Whatever type of …

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