A Snapshot of London

When to Visit: There is no bad time. Winter in the UK is fairly long (or maybe it just feels that way?), so you can assume that from September to March you will get chilly. If you are after warm weather go for June to August, but remember – the UK cannot promise sunshine! How…

Top Ten Things To Do in Vilnius, Lithuania

This was a post I found myself searching for before our trip to Vilnius, Lithuania. Now that we have been and come back – it seems only right to share our top ten tips with you! 1: Learn the history. The KGB museum should be your first stop. Warning: this is not an easy visit….

A Snapshot of Berlin

When to Visit: Is there a bad time? No, not really. Berlin an exciting city full of great things to do – the season will only change your ability to some of those things a little. If you visit during the warmer months, you can cycle through the gorgeous Tiergarten and enjoy the amazing colours….

A Snapshot of Kuala Lumpur

This is an exciting snapshot for us to write, because it is all about one of our favourite cities in the world, Kuala Lumpur. Within this city you have it all, the best food, the best drinks, and some sweet jazz for your ears. Truly, Kuala Lumpur is home to some amazing experiences. Read on…

A Snapshot of Amsterdam

Amsterdam! The place that some call ‘The City of Sin’…well, it isn’t that in our opinion. It is a city filled with beauty, from incredible listed houses that line the canals, to collections of art that will astound you. Let’s dig a little deeper… When to Visit: Is there a bad time to visit Amsterdam?…

A Snapshot of New York

Here’s a snapshot I have wanted to write for a while, because New York is definitely one of my favourite cities in the world. Let’s go! (Quick note – there is a plethora of information about NYC. This is written assuming that you already know that it would be awesome to go to the ‘Top…

Our First Year of Travel Blogging

The Year in Review We started our travel blog on 29th May 2017, after a visit to the incredible Lake Garda and Verona, Italy. We have been travelling together for almost six years, and have been ‘meaning to’ start our travel blog for as long. So what suddenly gave us the push to set it…

A Snapshot of Sofia

We’ve been to Sofia a couple of times now and we love it. At a glance, the city may appear to be in a state of disrepair. Many buildings require re-plastering and repainting and the pavements are peppered with potholes. The architecture displays the tell-tale brutalism of a former soviet state but this isn’t to…

A Snapshot of…Plovdiv 

Vibrant green spring leaves hang overhead and the scent of jasmine wafts gently by in Plovdiv’s old town. We’re here in April and it is fair to say that spring has sprung. Traditionally Bulgarians will exchange red and white threads woven into bracelets during martenitsa. These are worn until the first stork or blossoming tree…

A Snapshot of…Beijing

Well, we did a poll and asked which city our followers would like to read about next. The answer came back, and it was Beijing! So here is our snapshot, we hope you enjoy it. When to Visit: Beijing is freezing cold in the Winter and swelteringly hot the Summer, so, we recommend Spring or…