Category: Europe

Here you will read all about my favourite places in Europe

Beautiful Butterflies in Vienna

Our day-and-a-half Viennese whirlwind adventure has taken a not so unexpected turn when we came across a beautifully preserved greenhouse full of butterflies.

A Viennese Adventure

We were merrily walking along the Volksgarten Park on the left. As tourists do, we wanted to explore the park a bit more.

A taste of Vienna

Kunsthistorisches Museum

It has been weeks’ worth of planning. All I wanted was the most romantic weekend away in one of the most romanticised cities in the world. It is therefore only logical that it is pouring outside. How truly disappointing!

Planning a weekend city break to Vienna

I’ve always been a romantic at heart. Besides Paris, I’ve always imagined 18th Century Vienna as one of the most romantic cities on earth. To say that our visit was a slight disappointment is somewhat of an understatement…

Six free things to do in Amsterdam for those on a tight budget

SIX FREE THINGS TO DO IN AMSTERDAM FOR THOSE ON A TIGHT BUDGET

As a teacher I can only go on holiday during peak times. That means double airline fares, double hotel fares and double every other fare you can imagine. So when on holiday, I have to get creative with the budget I have to see the places I want…