Whether you’re dreaming of taking a career break to travel around Europe or you’re already in the planning stages, I hope this list will inspire you with ideas to pursue your dream. These 27 experiences are just some of the curated experiences I highly recommend for an epic and unforgettable time in Europe.
Stunning, elegant, enigmatic. A Jerry Hall look alike with a Grace Kelly flair. It was hard not to notice her sitting with poise, her shoulders tall, her face stoic. “I know this may sound weird, but I have an extra drink. Would you take it, from one solo traveler woman to another?” I offered. What I learned later shattered all of my preconceptions.
Malta offers a mix of ancient and medieval history, grand architecture, stunning natural beauty, delicious Mediterranean food, warm weather and genuinely friendly people. For a tiny island country of roughly 500,000 inhabitants, it’s packed with attractions. It comes as no surprise to me that big names such as Forbes and Lonely Planet have put Malta on their list of top places to visit in 2023. Check out my recommendations for your first visit to Malta.