What to do in York

Top 10 things to do in York, England

“Nowhere in northern England does history feel as real as it does in York”. That’s what Sabina from Girl vs Globe has to say about one of the UKs most…

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Hiking the West Highland Way

Why you have to hike the West Highland Way (if you like hiking)

Stretching for 151km (93.8mi) from Milngavie (not far from Glasgow) to Fort William, the West Highland Way is the oldest long-distance path in Scotland and by far the top choice…

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What's going on in Graz

What’s going on in Graz, Austria?

Graz is Austria’s second largest city and home to no less than six different universities. Built up around The Schlossberg (Castle Hill) with the Uhrturm (Clock Tower) sitting atop of it,…

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Turkey

Paragliding off Babadag Mountain, Turkey

So I found this and I dare you to read it and not want to give it a go. In fact . . . you don’t have to read it,…

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My Walk Through Ice & Fire with Icelandic Mountain Guides

Have you ever signed up to do something and later wondered what you were thinking? Glacier hiking in Iceland was one of those experiences for me. I thought it would…

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The Villages of Sierra Francia Salamanca

Every time I visit the Sierra de Francia mountains, and I’m lucky I have family there so visits are regular, I fall in love with the place all over again….

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My train trip to Valencia

Having recently visited Valencia myself, I can second the sentiment shown in this post about the city and how great it is. With its old city charm, beaches, parks, iconic food…

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What to do in Yerevan, five suggestions for the Armenian capital

5 places to visit in Yerevan the capital of Armenia

As the capital city of Armenia, Yerevan will be a stop for many travellers passing through. But what is there to do in the city itself? What to do in…

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How to visit the Lanzarote Vineyards

10 Top Lanzarote Vineyards You Can Visit And More

Welcome to La Geria – Lanzarote’s Wine Growing Region The vineyards of Lanzarote are unlike anything I have ever experienced before. The immense challenge that the volcanic landscape of Lanzarote…

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Visiting Transylvanias fortified churches

Discovering the Fortified churches of Transylvania

Transylvania is a large region in Romania with quite a history and this is heavily represented in the churches of the area. Back in the medieval times when the region…

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