• Destinations,  Instagram-Spots,  Portugal

    Lisbon – my list of insta-worthy spots (with exact location)

    Hello everyone and welcome back to the Instagram-spots section! – I’ve probably waited too much to write this post but my intention is giving to you what Lisbon gave to me: a huge amount of photography inspiration. This list is the result of personal experience, a detailed research, mistakes and dozens of walked kilometers. I usually pick few spots in order to share the very best insta-corners of the places I visit, but this time is going to be different. I decided to pick 10 spots because it would have been a crime to hide just a single one of them. Let’s deep dive in this paradise of tiles and…

  • City guide,  Destinations,  Hungary

    City guide: Budapest

        Once again welcome back to ToscaTravels – I’m ready to guide you in a new city! This time we’re flying to Hungary, more specifically to its capital, which is often nicknamed “the Paris of the east”, the one and only, Budapest.   Here’s what you’ll find in this guide: useful and concrete information about the city, how to get there, what to see and where to eat. I hope you’re ready to be hit by the beauty of Budapest, because you will.     Without further ado, let’s get this guide started!      – USEFUL INFORMATION ABOUT BUDAPEST –   Let’s begin with some basic information, so you can have…

  • Destinations,  Instagram-Spots,  Sweden

    Stockholm – 5 Instagram spots you should know before you go

    Hello everyone and welcome back to the Instagram-spots section!   It’s time to travel north, very north, to one of those countries you would never think to visit in winter, at least without thinking “Am I crazy?”. Of course I am, that’s why I travelled to Sweden in January.  I’m obviously talking about Stockholm! The gorgeous capital of Sweden, located on the shores of Baltic Sea and icon of Scandinavia. I spent a short time in the city but it’s definitely been enough to categorize Stockholm as a photography paradise. You can check all of my pictures from Stockholm on my Instagram feed.      Without further ado, here there are…

  • Destinations,  Instagram-Spots,  Latvia

    Riga – 5 Instagram spots you need to check

    Cost: 6€ adults – 3€ students/children – 15€ guided tours. Tip: Riga isn’t a crowded city but this is the busiest spot, so be patient and wait for people to go. Frontal perspective is the best one. Best time to go: Sunrise (in winter there’s no light until 9am). (Crowd level: high)     2) Holy Trinity church.   Cost: Free. (2€ one way by bus) Tip: This spot isn’t located in central Riga. Take bus 54 from the train station (cost: 2€) and get off at Nometņu iela stop. Best time to go:  Any time of the day (avoid holy mass times). (Crowd level: low)     3) Restorāns 1221.  …