Happy 2021!

Well, Happy New Year! I’m a little late i know, given its the 15th January BUT! its finally 2021 and hopefully this year will bring some long awaited travel for us all. Since before Christmas i feel everyone has just been in a COVID-19 related lull (me included), feeling so trapped and low – theContinue reading “Happy 2021!”

Has COVID-19 changed the way we travel indefinitely?

With the first doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine being administered here in the UK this morning, does this mean we can finally get excited about travel again? Unfortunately there is a long way to go. To be considered ‘immune’ takes two doses of the vaccine administered three weeks apart. Only 800,000 doses have arrivedContinue reading “Has COVID-19 changed the way we travel indefinitely?”

Hotel Vs. Airbnb – Which is Better?

Now that the likes of Airbnb and other alternative accommodation are increasing tenfold, travellers have more choice than ever! But how do we decide where to stay? Airbnb is fast overtaking conventional hotels in the booking stakes. While we assume this is down to pricing, there are actually a number of reasons making this so.Continue reading “Hotel Vs. Airbnb – Which is Better?”

PortAventura World: A handy guide

PortAventura World is Spain’s biggest theme park and entertainment resort. Located in the municipality of Salou on the popular Costa Dorada. It is an hour away from Barcelona via direct train, and the train station is right outside the park entrance. The park has just celebrated 25 years of being open and attracts over 3.65Continue reading “PortAventura World: A handy guide”

How to spend four days in Kraków, Poland

Kraków is fast becoming one of Europe’s most sought after city break destinations. While similar in looks to its neighbour Prague, Kraków offers a much richer history, so much so that in 1978 the old town of Kraków was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. During World War II, the Nazi’s occupied Kraków making itContinue reading “How to spend four days in Kraków, Poland”

Why Ohrid, North Macedonia should be on your travel bucket list

If you search Ohrid on google, chances are hundreds of images like this one will appear.. And trust me – it looks even better in person. This is the Church of St John the Theologian sat on the cliffs of Kaneo beach overlooking Lake Ohrid. It is one of Ohrid’s must sees and the viewsContinue reading “Why Ohrid, North Macedonia should be on your travel bucket list”

North Macedonia – A European city break MUST do?!

“I’ve never even heard of Macedonia…” You’re probably not alone. Truth be told – i was pretty unfamiliar. This is one of many destinations picked by my boyfriend for a birthday trip. Every year we buy each other a trip somewhere – a tradition that’s over 4 years strong now, but due to COVID-19 thisContinue reading “North Macedonia – A European city break MUST do?!”

I just want to be in Barcelona…

The first post on this blog has to be about Barcelona! Barcelona is one of the most popular European city break destinations and with so much on offer there really is no wonder why. Barcelona holds a small HUGE place in my heart – with my boyfriend living here for a year teaching English iContinue reading “I just want to be in Barcelona…”