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10 Cool Day Trips from Dubrovnik

Visiting Dubrovnik and want to explore a few destinations in day-trippable distance? Don’t miss these fabulous day trips from Dubrovnik – 10 easy excursions for you to add to your trip.  We all know that Dubrovnik is a dream destination. Game of Thrones, handsome architecture, not to mention a eye-popping position on the edge of …

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Where to Stay in Dubrovnik: Best Areas + Accommodation For Your Trip

Not sure where to stay in Dubrovnik? Don’t miss this step by step guide to the best areas and hotels in Dubrovnik to help you plan your trip.  Dubrovnik is a jewel of a destination. Perched on Croatia’s Adriatic coast, it’s the perfect place to explore during the course of a few days.  What could …

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Visiting Plitvice Lakes in Croatia: What You Need to Know Before You Go

Why Should I Visit Plitvice Lakes National Park?  To put it quite simply, you should visit Plitvice Lakes because Croatia’s first National Park is also hands-down one of its most beautiful places.  I’d heard about Plitvice during my time in Zagreb a couple of years ago. Unfortunately, that visit was too short to work the …

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A Visual Tour of Madrid’s Graffiti and Street Art Scene + Map

Madrid’s graffiti scene is taking strides and really coming into its own. It’s a pleasure to watch a city’s street art landscape grow – starting with just a few pieces here and there, then a few more, until its a bright tapestry of artistic statement, woven between the everyday neighbourhoods and sightseeing spots that form …

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Time to Discover: Norfolk & Suffolk

Gorgeous coastline, expansive landscapes and pretty villages – the neighbouring counties of Norfolk and Suffolk offer the chance to kick back and enjoy life at a slower pace. Wild, craggy and unkempt in the best possible way, life marches to a different rhythm in Norfolk and Suffolk and that rhythm is a peaceful one. Much …

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Cervejaria Ramiro Review – The Best Seafood in Lisbon

Cervejaria Ramiro is the Portuguese grande dame that has been serving up the best seafood in Lisbon since 1956. Check out my full review of Cervajaria Ramiro – what to order, menu and more.  Cervejaria Ramiro: Lisbon’s Best Restaurant?  I wasn’t sure what to expect on my recent trip to Cervejaria Ramiro. Sure, my sources …

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Planning a Trip to the Islay Whisky Festival 2020

Whisky lovers, pay attention. The Islay Whisky Festival (Fèis Ìle) is coming. Here’s how to plan your trip to our favourite Scottish whisky festival. The first conversation I had six years ago with my now-fiance ended up with us both gibbering excitedly about how much we both loved punchy and peaty whiskies. Fast forward a …

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Three British Escapes that are Perfect for a Spring Break

There’s more to the UK than London. Looking for some British travel inspiration? Here are three spots that are perfect for a short escape. Give yourself a pat on the back – you’ve officially made it through the first quarter of 2019. I know, it’s difficult to believe that we are well and truly into …

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