Category: Europe

The world’s smallest continent, but one that absolutely crams in a variety of culture, rich cuisine and history, you could spend years in Europe and fail to be bored. Whether you’re exploring the beautiful beaches of southern Italy, the bustling capitals of London, Paris and Berlin, or the staggeringly beautiful Norwegian fjords. There’s so much to explore on this continent. Let’s get stuck in!

Planning A Trip to Sweden: What You Should Know

Scandinavian Sweden is a much-loved holiday destination for nature and cultured travellers. However, if it is your first time to Sweden, there are some things that you might want to know about the country.  Don’t fret, because we’ll take you through all of the need-to-knows for planning a trip to…

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The Best Places to Visit in South West England

It’s 2020. International travel is off the cards for now, so when I returned to England after getting a repatriation flight home from Mexico, I moved back to the West Country. I’ve spent a lot of my adult life here – living in Bristol and Bath in my late teens/…

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Sustainable Holidays in the Netherlands

Hello, nature lovers! Are you longing for a trip in nature, but not sure where to stay? Nature.house is your solution. They offer holiday houses in nature, away from the crowd and mass tourism. This is your chance to finally escape the fuss in the city to find peace and…

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Funny British Gifts for British Friends

There are a few things – Brexit, the weather, traffic – that us Brits just have to crack jokes about, because otherwise we’ll cry. If you’ve got a Brit in your life; whether you’re looking for gifts for British friends or something for a collegue you got for Secret Santa*,…

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Things To Do in Bayeux, Normandy

Everyone talks about visiting Paris, but there are so many other places to visit in Northern France just a short train ride away. Bayeux is a wonderfully tranquil and historic Normandy town that has beautiful buildings, a very French air to it and an abundance of history; it’s well worth…

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Communist Bucharest: Places to Visit to Learn About its History

“This is where the revolution happened”, my guide said. “If you walk over here, you can see the bullet holes in the building”. We had just come to the end of a guided tour of communist Bucharest; and I had learned so much information in the past 2 and a…

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Less Touristy Places to Ski in Europe

Skiing in Europe is, for many, a bucket-list experience. Pair excellent snow conditions with wonderful culture, and you’ve got the recipe for an ideal skiing holiday. However, many people have an issue with skiing in Europe due to its tourist-ness, and its cost. However, there are plenty of less touristy…

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Things to do in Herne Bay: Local Tips

Most of the beaches I post about here are in exotic locations like Oaxaca in Mexico or Bali, but there certainly is a charm to British beaches that I haven’t seen replicated anywhere abroad. Back in blighty, I’ve been lucky enough to always have family living by the sea; I’m…

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Geeky Things to do in London

I’ve always been a massive nerd. I used to be that kid that would stay in reading instead of going out to play, and I still am that adult that stays in reading rather than going out to play. BUT when I was a young adult I developed this love…

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The Best Day Trips from London

Even though I spend a large amount of time not in the UK, I will admit that there are many places worth visiting in the country. I’m from London, one of the best cities in Europe, and it’s the most popular British destination with tourists by a long shot. But…

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