What to wear in Lisbon
Packing essentials for your trip to Lisbon. Find out what to wear in Lisbon in Spring. Like any city near the Atlantic ocean in Europe, Lisbon can be a little bit unpredictable. My visit to Lisbon was at the end of Spring, so I thought...
Hallstätter See - Day trips from Salzburg
Salzburg is a gateway to several well known cities and attractions. You can take day trips from Salzburg to Munich, or travel via train from Salzburg to Hallstatt, The city’s location make it perfectly placed for tons of memorable side ventures in both Austria and Germany.
Hotel Barcelona Princess Rooftop Pool
Barcelona is quite a sizeable city, with plenty of hotels to choose from. The city measures 102.15 km2 and has over 2500 hotels, making it a little tricky to find a good hotel. On my 5 day trip to Barcelona we stayed at Hotel Barcelona Princess, a 4 star hotel near the Forum, Congress...
Where to see the Northern Lights
The aurora borealis is the colorful phenomenon created when electrically charged particles within the earth’s magnetosphere collide with particles in the solar wind. The Northern Lights, as they’re also known, are best seen in late August through April from countries near the North and South poles. These neon ribbons of light...
Punting in Cambridge - River Cam
A few days after visiting Oxford, it was time for Cambridge to also give us some insight into its university history. Founded in 1209 and consisting of 31 constituent colleges, Cambridge University is consistently ranked among the Top 5 Universities in the World. Apart from visiting the colleges, there are plenty...
3 Countries in 1 Day Viator Tour
City trips are perfect for relaxing and recharging your batteries if you have a full time job like I have. Flying away for the weekend to a new city, exploring its vast history, or just enjoying some cocktails while watching the sunset, is a great way to unwind and escape your hectic...
Arc de Triomphe, Paris
To many, Paris is regarded as one of the most romantic cities in the world. However, after visiting the French capital twice, I don’t consider it any more romantic than other European cities such as London, Amsterdam, Vienna or Rome. This doesn’t mean I don’t like the city, on the...
Manarola, Cinque Terre
On our tour around Italy last month, we spent two days in the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage site of Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre is situated in Liguria, a region in the north west of Italy. The Cinque Terre national park consists of 5 beautiful terraced villages right by the coastline and the surrounding...
Road Trip Pemberton, Canada
This month, I’m looking back at my travels of the past 12 months. I wrote about my 3 favourite citytrips this year in my previous post and now it’s time to reveal my 3 favourite road trips from this year. I love exploring a country by car; you can stop wherever you want and discover areas you otherwise...
Winterville entrance
If you are looking for a Christmas market in London, you're better off visiting Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park or the Christmas market on the South Bank. If you rather visit an alternative, hipster market, you've come to the right place. Winterville in Victoria Park oozes East London vibe. Its...