The divided island of Cyprus is a hotspot for both party seekers and sun worshippers alike. And it’s easy to see why. Not only does Cyprus boast one of Europe’s best party destinations, Ayia Napa, but it also enjoys over 300 days of sunshine each year, making this gorgeous island the perfect vacay spot no matter when you decide to visit. But there’s more to … Continue reading 10 Things to Do in Cyprus Other than Lie on the Beach
In January 2019, 2.3 million people paid a visit to Iceland, with the majority of these visitors hoping to catch a glimpse of the coveted northern lights. The chance of seeing the northern lights in Iceland is a huge draw for many people but doing your research beforehand is vital if you want to witness a beautiful display of the aurora borealis. One of the … Continue reading Should You Book a Northern Lights Tour in Iceland?
Iceland is so expensive. You’ll hear those four words a lot while planning a trip to Iceland. But is it really true? How much does a trip to Iceland cost? How much should you set aside for your Iceland budget? I asked all these questions myself and wanted to consolidate my Iceland budget into one post so you can easily plan your own trip. In … Continue reading Iceland Budget: How Much Does a Trip to Iceland Cost?
Iceland is vast, other-worldly and beautiful beyond imagination. It’s a land of volcanoes, glaciers, mountains, waterfalls and hot springs. And during my 7 days there, we only scratched the surface of what this incredible country has to offer. Needless to say, I’ll be heading back for more! During our week in South Iceland, we hit up many of the tourists spots, but also tried to … Continue reading Hiking to Reykjadalur Hot Springs, Iceland
Winter is a wonderful time to visit Iceland. Not only will you have a higher chance of seeing the northern lights, but you’ll also enjoy fewer tourists and stunning winter scenery as well as the potential for lots of snow! But when it comes to packing for Iceland, that’s where it can get difficult. I’ve got packing down to a fine art. I know exactly … Continue reading A 7-Day Winter Packing List for Iceland
Warsaw, Poland’s capital city, is a thriving modern metropolis with outstanding history and incredible stories to tell. Aside from the impressive city skyline and the famous old town, there are so many things to do in Warsaw, and I’d say three days in Warsaw is the perfect amount of time to really discover what this underrated city has to offer. So, if you find yourself jetting off … Continue reading 3 Days in Warsaw, Poland – A Warsaw Itinerary
In my opinion, travelling alone in Paris is the best way to see this world-famous city. Most people visit Paris as a couple due to its status as the most romantic city in the world. But the first two times I went to Paris, I was completely alone and I loved it. Regardless of who I visit with though, Paris is still one of my … Continue reading 10 Things to Do When Travelling Alone in Paris
Some places on earth just capture your heart. For me, the Greek island of Corfu is one of those places. I have holidayed in Corfu every year for the last six years and one of the most common questions I get asked is why? Why is Corfu so special? What’s so great about it? People are usually surprised to hear that I go to the … Continue reading 9 Compelling Reasons to Visit Corfu, Greece
I have an ongoing love affair with France. The food…the language…the landscape…the wine…the pastries. Oh, the pastries! Each time I go to France, I fall in love with this beautiful country a little more. And our trip to Carcassonne was no different. Although we were only spending 3 days in Carcassonne, we made sure to balance rest and relaxation with exploring the local area. It’s … Continue reading Medieval France: 3 Days in Carcassonne
I’ve written before about the best place to catch the sunrise on the Isle of Skye but I realised that I haven’t actually given you a heads up on the best sunset spot on the Isle of Skye. So, I’ll let you into a little secret. Actually, it’s not so much a secret as a very popular tourist attraction. And if you’re planning a trip … Continue reading The Best Sunset Spot on the Isle of Skye, Scotland