Category: Europe

Weekend in Hamburg: A 2 Day Itinerary

Hamburg, once known as ‘The Gateway to the World’, due to its place in international trade, is a maritime enthusiast’s dream destination.  It boasts being Europe’s second largest port, giving off nautical vibes, from the pier of Landungsbrücken to the modern development of Hafencity. Its numerous canals and rivers, […]

City Break: 3 Days in Dublin

During a long weekend in June 2018, we decided to tick another country off our list and visited the neighbourly Republic of Ireland. Dublin, in particular, with its fun vibrant atmosphere, rich history and ancient buildings, seemed like the ideal city to explore. We didn’t find any leprechauns […]

Our Stay At: Meliá, Alicante

We’ve always professed at being hotel snobs (when we can). Our snobbishness isn’t over service, quality or facilities (although they help!). Instead, we look for the best views, balconies and proximity to the hub of where we want to be. After a few searches, we found Meliá, Alicante […]

The Barcelona Blog

Barcelona! Hot sunshine, sandy beaches, vibrant metropolitan streets, historic Spanish architecture – there’s something for everyone. We’ve put together a list of places that we would highly recommend visiting, if you’re planning a trip to Barcelona. Make sure to read the ‘Top Tip’ for each place, to help […]

What To See & Do in Amsterdam

We spent 4 days and 3 nights in Amsterdam, as part of my birthday trip. Fortunately, visiting in the winter, meant it wasn’t as crowded as it would have been earlier in the year. Unfortunately, we were out of season to visit the big tulip garden (still on […]