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Vista Travellers put travel in context – introduce countries instead of destinations, look for culture instead of exoticism, meet people instead of locals, appreciate real life instead of traveller’s experience.

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In the country of wild beaches and steep cliffs

Galicia, that is not only beautiful beaches at the end of the world. That is also wild and rough beaches. And above them, steep and high cliffs rise – among them even the highest one of Southern Europe. This blog will guide you from one of the famous Galicia beaches – Playa O Picon – to […]

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The most beautiful beach of the world a little way further from its end

We found only interesting and beautiful places in Galicia. We were to the end of the world. That is the meaning of the name of the westernmost point of Spain. It is called Finisterre, evtl. Cabo Fisterra. Only a couple of kilometers from Finisterre there is the beach of Carnota. It is being regularly ranked as […]

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International Christmas in the spirit of Slovak traditions

What was your Christmas like? And how did you celebrate the New Year’s Eve? We did very internationally. During the Christmas, we hosted our friends from Russia and the last day of the year 2017 we spent with our friends from Latvia. Thanks to this experience we realized one important thing and we have decided […]

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At the top of the Europe´s highest sand dune

Whether it was a plan or a complete coincidence, there were many moments during our expedition To Gibraltar through Nordkapp that we found ourselves on interesting and extraordinary places. Walks on sand dunes rising right from the sea coast up to the couple of dozens of meters for sure belong to those most unique experiences of the […]

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Santa, Arctic Circle and reindeers

On our way to Nordkapp we could not wait to reach the magic boarder behind which either the polar night or the polar day reigns. The boarder is the Arctic Circle. The northern you go from here the higher number of days it is possible to observe the marvelous phenomenon of the midnight sun. It […]

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In Spain they take life easy and face problems with optimism

A young Slovak woman Jana lives in Spain for 11 years already. She found her new home and her partner in life in Barcelona – the second largest city in the country. Although she settled down on the outskirts of a vibrant city, she is fully consumed with her countryside hobby – horses. She shared […]

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How we did not divorce (yet)

Last year we set off to an expedition that took us 5 months. Between June and October we crossed 18 European countries and drove 26 000 kilometers in order to get to Gibraltar through Nordkapp. Before our journey many asked us: “Do you actually realize that you are going to be together 24/7?” They were surprised […]

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Bratislava as we know it

On our blog we usually write about our experiences from various places and cities in Europe. But also here, back at home we have plenty of interesting places and cities. As a rule of thumb, the locals are often surprised by how their city is perceived by various visitors. That we as well are able […]

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Portugal is country that does not give up

In one of the most pleasant and coolest countries of our expedition To Gibraltar through Nordkapp we met a girl from Slovakia – Katarina. Although her favorite destination is South America and she lived in Argentina for almost two years, since 4 years now she lives in Lisbon. During those 4 years things in her life […]

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Romsdalseggen and Trollstigen

It is always a hard choice in Norway where to stop or what to do. Especially, when the time you have is limited. And so it is always good news when you can combine visits of two and more sites. We have such a tip for you. You can combine the visits of popular touristic attraction […]

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Mount Hornelen – trek to the Europe’s highest sea cliff

We got a tip from the locals for the trek to Mount Hornelen. We have no idea how this is working but during our expedition To Gibraltar through Nordkapp it was always worth it to follow the tips and recommendations of the locals. We therefore recommend you as well to get in touch with the […]

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Vestkapp – no way to get more western in Norway

We were lucky enough during our expedition To Gibraltar through Nordkapp to collect many unforgetable experiences. Many of them were possible only thanks to the tips and recommendations of the locals we met or got to know. It was also the case of our trip to Vestkapp – the westernmost point of Norway. We set […]

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