Hue, The Imperial City

Hue, Vietnam’s former Royal Capital of the Nguyen emperors, and situated on the Perfume River, is a must-visit if you’re a history buff and want to learn more about Vietnam’s imperial past. A day trip is doable (but very tiring) from Da Nang and Hoi An. This is what I did but if I had… Continue reading Hue, The Imperial City


City Break in Prague: Travel Guide

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


Afternoon in Montmartre, Paris

Montmartre is my favourite part of Paris (other than maybe Saint Germain Des Pres). Once you exit Abbesses Metro station, all your Paris clichés come alive. Check out the Le mur des je t’aime (Wall of Love) art installation before you make your way up the steep and windy, cobble-stoned streets to the top of the hill… Continue reading Afternoon in Montmartre, Paris