Exploring the World’s Highest Lake: A Guide to Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in South America – and indeed, the highest altitude lake in the world – is one of the main draws of Peru to travellers. While most flock to Machu Picchu and Cusco, those who spend a bit more time in the country will inevitably end up at Lake Titicaca to […]

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Postcards from Arequipa

Surrounded by three volcanoes and filled with Baroque architecture, Arequipa might be one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever visited. Although we only had an afternoon and evening in the city, from the moment we stepped off of the aeroplane to see we were surrounded by snowy mountains, I knew Arequipa was going to […]

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Treviso Photo Diary

On the way back from Venice, we were flying through the tiny airport of Treviso. While we hadn’t originally planned for any time exploring Treviso, a cancelled flight led us to having an extra day, which we definitely didn’t want to waste. So we caught the bus in from the airport hotel Ryanair had put […]

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Exploring Paradise: A Guide to Koh Samui

If you’ve read my last post, you’ll know that while we enjoyed Bangkok, mine and Gareth’s main destination in Thailand was the gorgeous islands in the South! We decided to base ourselves on Koh Samui, as a way of exploring the islands in the surrounding area. I have heard a lot condemning Koh Samui for […]

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24 Hours in Bangkok!

  Recently – if you follow my Instagram – you’ll know that Gareth and I did some travelling around Thailand. While our main destination was the islands in Southern Thailand, we felt like we couldn’t visit without spending at least some time in Bangkok. So we made the decision to fly in and out of […]

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Salzburg in the Snow

I know it’s been a while since I published anything, what with uni and work and just life in general getting in the way, but in that time, I visited Salzburg. While we were there, we were lucky enough to see it in the snow. So here’s a few pictures from my time there, to make […]

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A Bucket List for the Algarve!

Now it’s getting colder and colder in England, I’m spending a lot of time reminiscing about my trip to Portugal earlier this year, and dreaming about getting away again! So I’ve decided to share with you all the fun and fabulous things you should do if you ever get the chance to visit Portugal’s gorgeous […]

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How to Spend Five Hours in Seville

On my recent trip to Portugal, I decided to make a visit across the border into Spain for a day in Seville! While this involved a 5am start and a 7 hour trip, there was no way I could resist a chance to see some of Spain and ticking another country off my list! Even […]

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The 5 Best Places to Go in the Algarve

The Algarve is perhaps Portugal’s most popular tourist destination – and with good reason! With a gorgeous coastline of long, white sandy beaches, constant warm weather and some of the friendliest people I’ve encountered on my travels, it’s easy to see why the Algarve is so popular. However, while most people go there to relax […]

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Exploring Silves – the Algarve’s Old Moorish Capital

If you’re heading to the Algarve, you’re probably expecting long sandy beaches and a tonne of resorts. And while this is true for a lot of the Algarve, Silves is one of the few places which is mostly untouched by the effects of tourism – despite the fact that it is quite a popular place for […]

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