Prague, also knows as the 'city of a hundred spires', is a beautiful, compact city which packs a punch. It is perfect for a long weekend break, offering history, art and culture, and is generally just a really picturesque place to explore on foot. The old town is particularly well preserved with its gothic architecture… Continue reading City Break in Prague: Travel Guide
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Ljubljana in 48 hours
When I told people I was going to Slovenia, I got this 'why' look from most! When you get that sort of response, you know you're in for a winner or a 'hidden gem'! That's what I discovered anyway once I arrived in Ljubljana, Slovenia's capital city. Ljubljana is an understated city, without the airs… Continue reading Ljubljana in 48 hours
Pizza in Napoli!
Naples is a bustling City on the southern coast of Italy. A little rough around the edges, it isn't like any other Italian City I've been to - for instance, Naples isn't the cleanest of cities and has a serious rubbish collection problem which doesn't seem like it will change anytime soon. Having said that, it's not as… Continue reading Pizza in Napoli!
East meets West in Istanbul
It's been 13 years since I last went to Istanbul. On that trip, I made a promise to myself that I'd be back one day. Istanbul really captured my heart on my first visit and so I was slightly nervous that it might not live up to my memories the second time around. I'm glad to say… Continue reading East meets West in Istanbul
Weekend in Paris
Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a great weekend. Last week, I had to go to Paris for work on very short notice. As I was there just before the weekend, I thought I'd stay on - you know what they say, we'll always have Paris! *total movie geek* I've been to Paris a couple… Continue reading Weekend in Paris
Canals, tulips and bicycles in Amsterdam
I had heard so much about Amsterdam before I went - but mainly about how it attracts raucous stag parties! This impression soon did a major U-turn. Contrary to what many believe, Amsterdam is not just all about weed and the red light district! There's so much culture and the city itself, particularly the historic centre,… Continue reading Canals, tulips and bicycles in Amsterdam