Tuscany

A Wedding in Tuscany

I consider myself pretty well travelled. Last year I went to Australia, Hong Kong, Beijing, Paris and Frankfurt, so I’ve managed to clock up quite a few air miles. However, until recently, I’d never been to Italy. Considering how much…

Barcelona

Nine Things to Know When Visiting Barcelona

One thing to remember if you’re attending a hen party abroad: it’s not a holiday. When you get a group of women together who don’t all know each other, you will never please everyone. That’s why I didn’t plan much…

Prague

What I Ate in Prague

If you’re looking for a culinary taste bud explosion, then Prague maybe isn’t the place to go. We certainly didn’t eat badly on our trip, but the local cuisines are pretty limited in their offering, consisting predominantly of cuts of…

Prague

A Weekend in Prague

Prague is one of those cities, like Paris, where Brits go for a ‘long weekend’. Unlike Paris, however, there aren’t many people who can tell you what there is to see there. It’s known for being picturesque, and I knew…

Paris

What I Ate in Paris

Food is such an integral part of any trip I make; I often plan where I’m going to eat before I decide what tourist attractions I’ll take in. Of course, I’ve heard much about the food in France, but as…

Paris

A Weekend in Paris

I’ve travelled to some incredible places, far from home, yet before Christmas I had never been to Paris. The people I told were always shocked that I hadn’t taken the short trip across the Channel; it seems a rite of…

Frankfurt

Visiting Frankfurt’s Christmas Markets

A couple of weekends ago, I treated my mum to a delayed birthday present of a weekend trip to Frankfurt to see the Christmas markets. I was super excited to spend a whole weekend with my mum and have some…

Mayrhofen

Snowbombing Festival 2013

  I recently got invited to attend Snowbombing Festival in Austria, and despite never having skied before I was really excited to go along. The festival is held in the tiny town of Mayrhofen, and people spend the days skiing and boarding…