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Useful tips and advice I following my travels from things before you go, when you’re on your way or during your stay!

How to get from the airport to Munich city centre

Getting from the airport to Munich city centre is pretty easy and you have a few options to get you there. Inside Munich Airport   By train and metro (S-Bahn and …

How to make friends on your first solo trip

When you decide to go on your first solo trip there’s already a lot to think about. Once the planning is out the way, for a moment (or few) you’ll wonder …

5 tips to book Greek ferries for your first island hopping solo trip

Island hopping around Greece sounds like pure bliss – and it is! But the process of booking multiple ferries to get you between each one can be daunting. If visiting some …

How to get around Formentera island by car, scooter, bus or bike

At only 20 kilometres long, you can easily get around the island of Formentera. If you’re about to visit or you’re looking for the best method of transport while there, here’s …

5 airport tips to know before you go on holiday

Getting to the airport can sometimes feel like a hassle when there are a few of you. When you finally get there it can still be a bit of a headache …

How to get to Formentera island from Ibiza Town

Formentera is a beautiful island about 30-40 minutes away from Ibiza Town by boat. You’ll find getting to Formentera pretty easy, but it involves two journeys. You’ll need to take a …

5 things to know about travelling to Europe after Brexit

Travelling to Europe after Brexit   Brexit, Brexit, Brexit! Seems to be all the rage right now yet strangely no one seems to know what’s going on with it. Will we …

10 tips for coach travel from London to Europe

You tend to opt for the quickest route when travelling abroad, but there are always other options to consider. I decided to take the coach to Paris instead of flying or …

8 cool European destinations for last-minute winter city breaks

Where has 2018 gone?!  Whether you have to use up remaining holiday at work or you just fancy getting away, here are my top 8 European destinations for last-minute winter city …

How to spend a day in Sintra, Portugal

With the famous Pena Palace as it’s home, Sintra is a beautiful town you should visit if you’re staying in Lisbon, Estoril or Cascais. Read on as I tell you how …

How to plan a trip to Rome in 5 easy steps

Another trip to Rome!  Even though I’d been before, I was keen to visit again.  One of the main reasons for doing so was the sudden urge I had to photograph …

Here’s why you should visit Santorini

Santorini’s one of the most well-known Greek islands and is visited by many people each year.  If you’ve never been or you’re thinking of going, here’s why you should visit Santorini. …

8 tips if you’ve just booked a Santorini boat tour, Greece

If you’re anything like me, when you book a trip, tour or any part of your holiday, you want to know how to prepare or will have questions. The same happened …

Getting around Rome – is the Roma Pass worth it?

Many cities now have travel passes that offer free travel as well as other incentives depending on the type you buy. You’ve probably wondered if you should get a city pass, …

A pit-stop in Pisa, Italy

A pit-stop in Pisa A pit-stop in Pisa, Italy… literally! Pisa, a city located in the Tuscany region of Italy, is one of those places you just have to visit. Home …

Getting around Italy by train: 5 cities, 5 nights

Getting around Italy by train. Getting around Italy by train – 5 cities, in 5 nights.  A few of my friends thought this was a very adventurous plan, one of whom …

5 things to see and do in Florence, Italy

Next was Florence – the second city on my 5 cities in 5 nights Italian trip. I wasn’t staying far from Florence’s main train station, Santa Maria Novella, which meant I …

4 cool places to watch the sunset in Santorini, Greece

Super sunset Watching the sunset in Santorini, Greece has to be one of the main things you need to do if you ever visit this island. In fact, I’d go as …

6 tips for visiting the Red, White and Black beaches in Santorini

Beaches, beaches A trip to a beach is on a lot of people’s list when they visit Santorini, but make sure you visit the Red, White and Black beaches while you’re …

5 things to look out for with ATV rental in Santorini

ATV rental in Santorini If you’ve never rented an ATV before (an all-terrain vehicle also known as a quad bike), they’re great for getting around and perfect if you don’t want …

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