When it comes to underrated European destinations, Sarajevo is definitely at the top of the list. Despite the city being fascinating and incredibly beautiful, it often fails to get the same recognition as it’s Western European counterparts. If you’re looking for a destination rich in history and culture, but without the big price tag, SarajevoContinue reading “24 Hours in Sarajevo, Bosnia”
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Exploring Northumberland: Sycamore Gap Walk
I sometimes feel like the area that I know the least is the one in which I live. Of course, I know all of the essential, day to day living stuff — the fastest way from A to B, the best supermarket for the weekly shop. where to get the cheapest coffee. But when itContinue reading “Exploring Northumberland: Sycamore Gap Walk”
5 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne
Back when I first turned vegetarian in 2008, dining out often required a fair bit of planning. The token vegetarian option at most restaurants usually included two of my most detested ingredients: mushrooms or goat cheese (or on some disastrous occasions, both). So the majority of the time I tended to stick to Italian placesContinue reading “5 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne”
24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day
I never paid much attention to Lisbon in the past. But a last minute change of plans whilst travelling through Europe led us to this beautiful city. The journey there wasn’t easy. Delayed and cancelled flights meant that by the time I arrived, I had been awake for 24 hours. I was exhausted, ravenous, andContinue reading “24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day”
5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown
How much of the day do you spend planning for post-pandemic life? If the answer is more than you’d like to admit, you’re not alone. It feels like I spend half the day daydreaming of the next time I can see loved ones in the flesh or go to the pub. Just being able toContinue reading “5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown”
Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving
Pancake Day is always an important date in any foodie’s yearly calendar. But after the past year, everyone should be treating themselves by going all out to celebrate the world’s best breakfast food. There are many different ways you can make this pancake day one to remember. You could try breaking the record for theContinue reading “Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving”
The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day
I can’t think of any yearly celebration that’s quite as divisive as Valentine’s Day. Whilst some love all the romance and passion, others detest the day and see it as a marketing ploy to sell fancy chocolate and pricey roses. Personally, I can take it or leave it. I’m not a fan of the cringey,Continue reading “The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day”
Top Holiday Destinations in England 2021
This year hasn’t got off to the best start for any of us, but this doesn’t mean we need to write it off all together! Read on to find out the best places to go for your domestic holiday in 2021.
How To Spend A Day In Glastonbury
You’ve definitely heard of the world-renowned festival. But how much do you know about the town itself? Read on to find out how to spend the perfect day there.
Where To Eat In Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne
Supporting independent hospitality is so important right now, but it’s easy to do when the food is this good! Read on to find out my favourite places to eat and drink in Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne.