European Sabbatical

Running into an old friend when it’s been a while. A long while. You know the feeling. “so what have you been up to?”, you’re lost for words. So much has happened. This is where we’re at right now, you and I. As the new year begins I’m reflecting on my European sabbatical. I’m askingContinue reading “European Sabbatical”

Solo trip to Prague.

Your solo trip to Prague, #Czechia could be boring or even scary if you’re not prepared. Want to avoid scams and enjoy Prague? Read on to experience “Paris of the East” in a unique way. You’ll learn a lot about Czechia from this post. I promise! But first a little background story. Why Prague? InContinue reading “Solo trip to Prague.”

Cyprus: Europe or the Middle East?

1 October 2019. Today #Cyprus celebrates its independence. The other week, a wedding invitation saw me flying to Paphos. I’d never planned to visit Cyprus and so I’d not given it much thought. As I read about Cyprus I soon realised I was in for an interesting trip. I wondered if Cyprus is part ofContinue reading “Cyprus: Europe or the Middle East?”

My Viljandi (Autumn)

Last night’s youtube video “The Two Day Rule” renewed by motivation. So I was pretty happy to wake up to blue skies this morning after the few grey, dreary days we’ve had lately. Morning Jog Jogging down to the lake I ran into a foreigner-friend from Poland with her furry little friend. A brief morningContinue reading “My Viljandi (Autumn)”

Cheap Ferry Tickets Tallinn-Helsinki

If you’re travelling by ferry between Tallinn and Helsinki this blog post will save you money. Better yet, it’ll cost you nothing to follow. If you’re even thinking you *might* want to visit Helsinki or Tallinn in the future, I suggest you read on as it’ll be better for you to have followed these stepsContinue reading “Cheap Ferry Tickets Tallinn-Helsinki”

Visit Narva, Estonia’s Russian City

For foreigners Russia and Soviet history is intriguing but visas for Russia can be complicated. Part of Narva’s allure is its Soviet nostalgia and everything Russian. This small town in #Estonia is easiest the way to see Russia – without actually visiting it. Sparta Hostel As with most of my trips, I always try aheadContinue reading “Visit Narva, Estonia’s Russian City”

Lithuania – Palanga, Kaunas and Vilnius: Baltic States by Road

Wondering how to travel through the Baltic States and which direction you should take? I skipped the typical Baltic Cruise option and instead travelled by road from Estonia, through Latvia and into Lithuania. This is my experience visiting 3 destinations in Lithuania (Palanga, Kaunas and Vilnius) and why I’d recommend travelling in the opposite direction.Continue reading “Lithuania – Palanga, Kaunas and Vilnius: Baltic States by Road”

I’m going to Prague! 😲🇨🇿

Thank you to everyone who voted on my post “Decide where in Europe I’ll go next!“. The winning vote is… PRAGUE! #Czech Republic. You chose well. I’ve heard Prague’s a real gem of Europe, steeped in history and full of life. “Paris of the East” they say. But I’ve never been… It’s going to beContinue reading “I’m going to Prague! 😲🇨🇿”

Prague vs Tbilisi? or somewhere else?

In less than 48 hours Decide where in Europe I’ll go next! will end. Prague #Czech Republic and Tbilisi #Georgia are leading, but I could end up somewhere else. It’s your choice. Visit the original blog post to vote now or share it with your friends. a little gift, from me to you: €31 AirbnbContinue reading “Prague vs Tbilisi? or somewhere else?”

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