Moon Istanbul & the Turkish Coast

This full-color guide to Istanbul and the Turkish coast includes vibrant photos and helpful planning maps. Turkey resident Leeann Murphy guides travelers to the highlights of Istanbul and the Turkish coast, from exploring the world-class shopping and dining of Istanbul’s charming neighborhoods to relaxing on the golden sands of the Mediterranean’s beaches. Murphy also offers […]

Budapest at night.

Going Local with Budapesting

Budapesting is a family-run affair that provides apartments and private rooms to travelers looking for a personal touch during their stay in the capital. All accommodations are centrally located and include free bedding, towels, Internet access, parking, coffee, tea, a welcome bottle of wine, and maps to the city.

The indoor pool at Gellért Baths in Budapest.

Treat Yourself in Budapest

Those who like to treat themselves to something extra special while on holiday will find no shortage of opportunities to do so in Budapest.

Prague’s John Lennon Peace Wall.

Prague’s John Lennon Peace Wall

Lennon’s legacy lives on in this tribute wall in Prague. After his assassination, despite repeated warnings from the state, fans of Lennon’s music, as well as believers of his message of peace, would slip into the square unnoticed to write down their own “rebellious” thoughts on the politics of life and love.

Bags of dried paprika stacked for sale in a shop in Budapest.

A Primer on Hungarian Paprika

If you weren’t aware of paprika’s popularity before landing in Hungary, you most certainly will be when you get here. Before visiting, brush up on the eight types of the spice you’re bound to encounter there.

Moon Living Abroad Paris

Writer Aurelia d’Andrea knows what it takes to make the move to Paris—she’s done it twice. In Moon Living Abroad in Paris, she uses her know-how to provide insight and firsthand advice on navigating the language and culture of this enchanting city, outlining all the information you need to manage your move abroad in a […]

Prague from Powder Tower, with Our Lady before Týn, St. Nicolas, and St. Vitus Cathedral

Where to Go in Prague and Budapest

Planning to visit Prague or Budapest? Author Tom Dirlis helps kick-start your trip planning with this overview of travel-worthy destinations in and around the two cities.

View of the Hungarian Parliament Building from the Buda side of Budapest.

Discover Prague & Budapest

Renowned for their storied pasts, Prague and Budapest have also established themselves as steadfast beacons of a brightly burning future. A visit here will expand your mind and enrich your soul.