About Yulia

Yulia is originally Russian but truly is a world citizen in heart. She was traveling around the world for over 4 years now. Her blog MissTourist.com is created with the purpose to inspire people to travel more and to share her advice of how to travel "smart".

9 Best Hotels In Lisbon City Center

Lisbon is more than just the largest city and the capital of Portugal. Lisbon plays an important part in tourism, economy, media, international trade and many other aspects of the country. But what is more, Lisbon is a coastal and hilly city where many dramatic sightings of pastel-washed establishments can be laid eyes on. Here, [...]

By | 2018-06-25T12:59:37+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Europe, Hotels, Lisbon, Portugal|2 Comments

6 places in Paris with the longest queues, and how to avoid them (2018 Update)

[LAST UPDATED: January 2018] It is well knows fact that Paris sightseeing have terrifying long queues. It is sad that tourists don't know about some simple tricks and spend hours of their precious vacation time waiting in the lines in Paris. I have been to all the main tourist spots, stayed in all the queues, made [...]

By | 2018-06-20T13:09:20+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Europe, France, Paris|63 Comments

8 things you should know before renting a car in Iceland

UPDATE: April 2018 Going to Iceland? Great choice! I have some advice about driving around the island, and what challenges await you. Especially if you are taking my 14 days road trip around Iceland, the hints here will be very useful! The country has no trains. Buses are almost non-existent. Hitchhiking (although possible) can be frustrating, [...]

By | 2018-06-25T16:10:01+00:00 October 1st, 2017|export, Iceland|135 Comments

Koh Phangan Hotels – Where to Stay on the Island

Through the years, Thailand has reaped the reputation of being the “hub of backpackers” in Southeast Asia. It has a reasonable cost of living, diverse activities, and historical and natural tourist destinations like the island of Koh Phangan. Koh Phangan is an island found on the southeastern part of Thailand where the hips, millennials and [...]

By | 2017-08-27T00:37:40+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Asia, export, Hotels, Koh Phangan, Thailand|4 Comments