Journal

4 European Countries You Didn’t Know Existed

Europe is an epicentre for tourists in the summer. Visitors flock to all the typical sites to soak in the sun and the historical architecture. Cities like Paris, Berlin, and Vienna are on everyone’s check-lists, making the destinations all the more crowded and expensive. Silently...

Spotlight: South Tyrol

One-half of the self-governing Trentino-South Tyrol region, this province in the north of Italy is a fascinating blend of Italian and Austrian culture. Part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until 1918, the region was then annexed by Italy and received its autonomy in 1972. Today, South Tyrol is one...

7 Incredible Cathedrals in Europe

Even if you're not religious, you can still appreciate the amazing architecture of cathedrals, marvelling at how their soaring spires and stained-glass windows have stood the test of time. Europe has an abundance of fascinating religious structures, but for this list we've narrowed it down...

20 Beautiful Beaches in Europe

Europe may be renowned for its cultural and historical significance, but it offers a lot in the way of natural beauty, too, boasting some seriously stunning beaches. Here we've selected twenty of the most beautiful beaches in Europe--not the twenty most beautiful (because it would...

NYC – Clients & Cocktails

This is the inaugural edition of Clients & Cocktails, a series that will highlight great places where doing business is both appropriate and desirable. As with any column of this type, there will always be favorites I missed so I encourage you to mention them...

Editor’s Letter: July, A Summer In Europe

Dear readers, This is the first Editor's letter in our magazine and I wanted to start by welcoming you to this online world of travel experiences. Here at Hayo we love dreaming about our next destinations and talking about the last ones, so you can find...

Ten Not-So-Obvious European Cities to Visit

First of all, let’s set things straight: the “obvious” cities to visit in Europe—think London, Paris, Rome, even Berlin, Amsterdam, Barcelona—are obvious for a reason. They contain some of the world’s best museums, they’re packed with iconic landmarks, and they do make you feel like...

The Seven Best Fourth of July Fireworks Displays

America's Independence Day is honoured with lavish celebrations across the country, featuring fabulous fireworks displays and free live concerts. In honour of the USA's 238th birthday, here are our rankings for the seven best Fourth of July Fireworks Displays. http://beta.quiet.ly/list/share/e90b2-the-seven-best-4th-of-july-fireworks-displays?width=800&height=500&showAuthor=true&showLogo=true&showListTitle=true&showListDescription=true&showTitles=true&showDescriptions=true&showWeblinks=true&makeClickable=false&sharePage=true&showIcons=true&titleSize=18&titleType=sans-serif&descriptionSize=14&descriptionType=sans-serif  ...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Volcanoes And Why They’re So Cool

http://beta.quiet.ly/list/share/c8126-10-cool-volcanoes-of-the-world?width=800&height=500&showAuthor=false&showLogo=true&showListTitle=true&showListDescription=true&showTitles=true&showDescriptions=true&showWeblinks=false&makeClickable=false&sharePage=true&showIcons=true&titleSize=18&titleType=sans-serif&descriptionSize=14&descriptionType=sans-serif Have you ever wondered what makes a volcano what it is? Read these 5 interesting facts about volcanoes and you'll see also why they are so cool. You might not want to be nearby one when it erupts, but visiting them when it's safe or...