Where To Stay In Kaliningrad During The World Cup 2018

The Russian enclave is surrounded by Poland and Lithuania, two NATO member states. Kaliningrad is closer to Berlin and Prague than it is to Moscow or St. Petersburg. Until 1945, Kaliningrad was called Königsberg and was the former capital of East Prussia. Kaliningrad was the capital of the Teutonic Order, then of the Principality of [...]

By | 2018-03-06T15:11:11+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Europe, Kaliningrad, Russia, World Cup 2018|0 Comments

8 things you should know before renting a car in Iceland

UPDATE: January 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 | 2018-02-25T13:23:39+00:00 October 1st, 2017|export, Iceland|115 Comments