Europe

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.

How To Spend Four Days In Iceland

How To Spend Four Days In Iceland

The land of ice and fire has become a favourite travel destination on everyones bucket-list. Here is my quick guide for a short 4 day visit. Day one. The Golden Circle. At the top of every must-do list, this day tour from Reykjavik incorporates a taste of […]

Istanbul, Turkey: Is it safe to travel to?

Istanbul, Turkey: Is it safe to travel to?

Travelling in Europe nowadays doesn’t have the same safe reputation as it once had. Unfortunately terrorism and poverty linked to immigration have had some negative effects on safety for travellers. Turkey has perhaps one of the worst reputations in Europe, in recent years their tourism […]