When it comes to Bosnia most people tend to think of Sarajevo and with it images of the destructive Homeland War in the early 1990s. As difficult as it is to think about, Bosnians in particular are keen to move forward and “forgive, but never forget” those dark days. Nowhere is this more evident than… Read More Mostar, Bosnia
Welcome back to another Favourite Photos where I dig up pics from travels past that really sum up a trip or a great memory. Today the pic comes from Kusadasi in Turkey. Located on the west coast of Turkey, Kusadasi is a popular tourist destination in the summer months where most people can be found… Read More Favourite Photos #18 – Kusadasi, Turkey
When travelling around or going on holiday somewhere, chances are you’ll pack a few things to take that make the journey that little bit more bearable. If you’re like me, you enjoy flying anyway and a few gadgety additions will simply make your trip easier. Here are my top items I never leave home without… Read More Travel Must Haves
The Eastern coast of Spain has a lot going for it. Mile after mile of gorgeous coastline and beaches, brilliant cities, vibrant culture, top class food, perfect weather and great locals. Valencia is at the heart of all things great in this part of Spain and I couldn’t wait to get exploring this gem of… Read More Hola Valencia!
When it comes taking in a great view there are a few musts for me. Water, history, architecture and a scene that encapsulates what a particular place is all about. Favourite Photos is back – this time from Piran in Slovenia. The mostly pedestrianised cobbled lanes of old Venetian Piran make getting around fairly easy… Read More Favourite Photos #10 – Piran, Slovenia
At the turn of the year the lovely folk at WordPress were advertising a “Blogging 101” online course to help budding writers improve and hopefully learn a bit more along the way. So I decided to sign up as I believe we can never learn or know enough! The first “assignment” is about telling you… Read More An introduction – Blogging 101
One of the many reasons that I believe Europe is the best continent in the world is it’s close proximity between places, making the ever popular City break or Weekender away more accessible than ever for those who call Europe home. Around Christmas time that is never truer with a plethora of options to get… Read More Brussels for Christmas