101 Things to See & Do for $10 & Under in the Kenosha, WI Area – Part 3 of 4

There are four historic districts for travelers and locals to tour in Kenosha, WI.  On these tours everyone will see landmarks, famous buildings and historic homes that provide insight into Kenosha’s rich history and culture.  More information about these four historic districts is found on the Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau’s website. These Kenosha…

The Civil War Museum

For a brief second, the room went dark and quiet. Gunfire started popping above me. From my peripheral vision I saw rifles take aim then fire across the battlefield. Explosions of cannon fire found my backside, and as I caught my bearings, a soldier pointed his musket in my direction. With a loud crack, smoke…

11 Activities to Consider While in Naples, Italy

“Blog Post Type: Planning a Trip to a City” Naples is one of the oldest cities in Italy with its historic center as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Italy’s third largest city is home to fine art, exceptional architecture, and a world-class food scene serving pizza, pasta, and coffee that is worthy of being the best…

Hipmunk City Love-ing Everything About Munich

“Blog Post Type: Expert Opinion Piece” Beer for breakfast. Wait?!? A cup of coffee? Cappuccino or espresso instead? Which drink pairs best with a Munchner Weisswurst? Munchner Weisswurst is a traditional Bavarian breakfast consisting of a veal-based sausage served with sweet mustard, a Brezn prezel, and accompanied by a Weissbier (‘white beer’). When in Rome do…

San Antonio: Rich in Activities and Attractions

Blog Post Type: Summary of a City Guide San Antonio is known for the Battle of the Alamo and historical figures such as James Bowie and Davy Crockett. The Alamo has stood its ground for over 300 years but faces threats from contemporary San Antonio. The bustling city we know today works to keep the…

10 Do’s, Don’ts’ and Tips For Traveling to Amsterdam

“Blog Post Type: Planning a Trip to a City” Amsterdam is one of Europe’s premier cities. Capital city of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Amsterdam’s name derives from Amstelredamme — dam on the river Amstel. Amsterdam is the financial and business capital of the Netherlands and is one of Europe’s top tourist destinations with over…

Hipmunk City Love: A Cultural Guide to Vienna

Blog Post Type: Planning a Trip to a City Lying on the banks of the Danube River and surrounded by the scenic beauty of Wachau region, Vienna is one of the world’s top cities for quality of life. This noble quality is not strictly attributed to the locals, but it also extends to tourists who visit…