Europe

A Long Weekend in Barcelona

A Long Weekend in Barcelona

Arguably one of the most popular cities in Europe, Barcelona is a bustling hub of nationalities, a mixture of historic meets modern and a consistently beautiful and exciting city. Barcelona was another one of my spontaneous trips. My best friend decided after heartbreak to book a trip […]

Auschwitz & Birkenau: History’s most Infamous Murder Camp

Auschwitz & Birkenau: History’s most Infamous Murder Camp

There was a profound silence. Just silence, no one had anything to say to each other, what could you possibly say? You don’t expect to be so overwhelmed by it all until you step into the camp. It is like two different worlds, the outside […]

My Spontaneous Solo Trip: Krakow, Poland.

My Spontaneous Solo Trip: Krakow, Poland.

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” I opened my tired, sleep-deprived eyes to a beautiful sunrise, waking up the scenery of fields, beautiful houses and forests in the horizon. It was somewhere between 5am and […]

My Spontaneous Solo Trip: Prague

My Spontaneous Solo Trip: Prague

You often find that magical spot unexpectedly, a spot where the beauty just takes over and your whole being instantly sighs ‘you made the right choice here lady, keep going’.  This came to me when I was sitting on the King Charles Bridge – yes, […]

Rome: The Ancient City meeting the Modern World

Rome: The Ancient City meeting the Modern World

“Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning.” Giotto di Bondone (Italian painter and architect. Died 1337) Leaving Venice our next stop was the legendary city of ‘Roma’. Everyone knows something about the magnificence of Rome and the Roman Empire, it […]

Venice: The Floating City.

Venice: The Floating City.

“I stood in Venice, on the bridge of sighs. A Palace and a Prison in both hands”. In the air, on approach to land in Venice it’s hard to believe that these (sinking) islands can sustain such a bustling and influential city. The dream city […]


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