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How To Visit Chernobyl, Ukraine; Know Before You Go

How To Visit Chernobyl, Ukraine; Know Before You Go

View this post on Instagram This used to be a funhouse 🎶 Pripyat's theme park never actually opened before the nuclear disaster of Chernobyl in April 1986. Now it just sits rusting and empty unlike the city of Chernobyl which has a few hardy permanent […]

10 Weird Things To Do In Kiev

10 Weird Things To Do In Kiev

Kiev is a city full of surprises. It’s not as flashy as Paris or as romantic as Rome but it is super quirky and packed full of interesting history, art, culture and great food. Plus, compared to Western Europe, the prices are amazing! You wouldn’t […]

The Top 5 Eats In Kiev

The Top 5 Eats In Kiev

Kiev is so trendy it rivals Berlin and Budapest for great spots to eat at. A meal is an ordeal here, but in a good way. Better yet are the prices! The foodie scene is exploding with tastes from all over the world. Some of […]

The Top 10 Rooftop Bars in Europe

The Top 10 Rooftop Bars in Europe

When the sun is shining in a beautiful European city there’s nowhere better to be than a rooftop bar. With a drink in one hand and a local delicacy in another see the city from a whole new perspective. Whether it’s the top floor of […]

The Top 5 Eats in San Sebastian – Pintxos

The Top 5 Eats in San Sebastian – Pintxos

San Sebastian has the wide open sandy beaches, the laid back Spanish culture and the charming old town to wander but this isn’t why we’re here. No, we are here for one thing only. Pintxos! Similar to tapas, pintxos takes on a whole new meaning […]

10 Weird Things To Do In London

10 Weird Things To Do In London

London is pretty high on many peoples travel list and for good reason. Big Ben, Buckingham palace and the London eye are all infamous sights that pull in thousands of tourists each year. But what about when you’ve seen the eye, posed for the ‘gram […]

Touchdown – What to do when you land in a new city – Europe

Touchdown – What to do when you land in a new city – Europe

Get high No we’re not talking about Amsterdam. I mean climb something! The best way to get the layout of a city is to see it from a different perspective. Grab a map and work out where everything you want to see is. Whether it’s […]

10 Facts To Know Before You Go – Krakow

10 Facts To Know Before You Go – Krakow

Krakow is a fascinating city full of history, culture and delicious food. It’s not hard to see why it’s an up and coming travel destination. Krakow is a treasure trove of culture, history and delicious food but with half of the costs and crowds of […]

How to Visit the Salt Mines – Krakow

How to Visit the Salt Mines – Krakow

The Wieliczka salt mine near Krakow is a must for any visit to the Polish city. It’s a fantastic way to spend a few hours away from the city center. It’s an important part of the history of Krakow and brought a lot of wealth […]

How To Hike The Via Ferrata – Murren to Gimmelwald – Switzerland

How To Hike The Via Ferrata – Murren to Gimmelwald – Switzerland

The Via Ferrata, or iron walkway as the name translates, is a 2.2km hike from Murren to Gimmelwald near the popular tourist town of Lauterbrunnen in Switzerland. It should take between 3 to 4 hours to complete and is challenging but attainable with people of a basic fitness level.