In Pictures: Leuven, Belgium

In Pictures: Leuven, Belgium

A couple of weekends ago, I took my first ever trip on the Eurostar. Which was exciting enough anyway, and it turns out the Eurostar is actually a really awesome way of travelling. Two hours to Brussels? You could even… View Post

A Guide to Alternative Berlin

A Guide to Alternative Berlin

It was 1pm on a Monday afternoon that I found myself awkwardly peering at a small group of people underneath the TV Tower in Alexanderplatz, Berlin. Obviously, it was the tour group I was looking for, but you know when… View Post

Monkey Business: 25Hours Hotel, Berlin

Monkey Business: 25Hours Hotel, Berlin

Looking for somewhere to stay in Berlin that’s a bit quirkier than your standard hotel? On my recent visit, I spent a night in 25hours Bikini Berlin; a stylish, comfortable resting place with a seriously hip vibe. And monkeys… I’d… View Post

Shopping & Partying at Hamburg Fischmarkt

Shopping & Partying at Hamburg Fischmarkt

On a Sunday morning in Hamburg, there’s only one place to be. That’s at the Fischmarkt – which translates (quite clearly) in English to fish market. Yes, I’m dedicating an entire blog post to a market that sells fish. Stick with me… View Post

Seven Things to do in Bucharest

Seven Things to do in Bucharest

It all happened pretty quickly, really. When our WhatsApp group discovered some super cheap flights to Bucharest, Romania, credit cards were flying – and a few months later, so were we. It’s the first time I’d been on a proper… View Post

Two Days in Hamburg: Saturday

Two Days in Hamburg: Saturday

Our first of two days in Hamburg had already been a pretty full-on one, taking in street art in Sternschanze, eating in the sunshine and getting spooky with a haunted Hamburg tour. Waking up refreshed after a really good night’s… View Post

Two Days in Hamburg: Friday

Two Days in Hamburg: Friday

Not many things are guaranteed in life. But I know one thing that is. And that’s that during lunchtime in the office on payday, you’ll find me browsing Kayak Explore for cheap flights that I can take advantage of to… View Post

Finding The Children’s Railway

Finding The Children’s Railway

Our penultimate day in the city of Budapest…well, it probably didn’t get off to the best start. And it went a bit pear-shaped in the middle too… First up, we took the final Free Walking Tour we hadn’t done –… View Post