hungary

Szechenyi Vs Gellert: Battle Of The Budapest Spa Baths

Budapest is famous for its thermal spa baths all over the city, but two in particular are popular with tourists: Szechenyi and Gellert. I've written about both briefly in my post about Budapest, as my friend and I ended up visiting both after we couldn't choose which would be the best to visit - and… Continue reading Szechenyi Vs Gellert: Battle Of The Budapest Spa Baths

hungary

Three Days In Fairytale Budapest, One Of My Favourite Cities

A few months ago, I finally returned to Budapest, eight years after my first visit. Budapest very quickly became one of my favourite cities in Europe, and I was curious to see how I would find it a second time around, and whether the magic would capture me just as instantaneously as it did the… Continue reading Three Days In Fairytale Budapest, One Of My Favourite Cities

tanzania

Relaxing On The Shores Of Zanzibar, Tanzania’s Paradise

We always knew that at the end of our African honeymoon, we would want some beach time. I considered the Seychelles, or even Mauritius. But the place that made the most sense was an island in Tanzania, which would be far cheaper and easier to get to as we were there already. And so I… Continue reading Relaxing On The Shores Of Zanzibar, Tanzania’s Paradise

tanzania

Photo Friday: The Doors Of Stone Town, Zanzibar

Our time in Zanzibar was mostly spent relaxing by a beach, but - and call me weird if you like - one thing I was really looking forward to seeing was the Zanzibari doors of Stone Town. The doors of Stone Town are intricate, interesting and beautifully carved, and while I have a penchant for… Continue reading Photo Friday: The Doors Of Stone Town, Zanzibar

africa · kenya

An Introduction To Kenya – A Safari In The Maasai Mara

Originally, we weren't planning to visit Kenya at all. We were planning our honeymoon in Tanzania, with a few days on safari followed by a few days of beach time in Zanzibar. After finding tours that started in Nairobi and visited both the Maasai Mara and the Serengeti, I started to think about whether we… Continue reading An Introduction To Kenya – A Safari In The Maasai Mara

africa · kenya · tanzania

50 Photos From Our Dream African Safari Honeymoon

I have so much to write about our safari honeymoon that it's hard to know where to actually begin. I can, however, share a whole bunch of photos from the trip to give you a preview of what's to come. It's taken me a long time to sort them, let alone edit them - as… Continue reading 50 Photos From Our Dream African Safari Honeymoon

travel musings

It’s Been A While! Here’s What I’ve Been Up To

Whoa, it's been a while, hasn't it? Two entire months, in fact, since I graced your presence with one of my delightful blog posts. In that time, I have been... busy. If you follow me on social media, you'll probably know slightly more about what I've been up to! We finally went on our African… Continue reading It’s Been A While! Here’s What I’ve Been Up To

scotland

Everything You Need To Know About The Harry Potter Train In Scotland

Did you know that Hogwarts is actually in Scotland? And that you can ride on the actual Hogwarts Express through the beautiful Scottish highlands, including over the iconic viaduct from the Harry Potter movies, to get there*? As if I needed any more reasons to be proud to call this place home, whack in some… Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About The Harry Potter Train In Scotland

portugal

A Photo Guide To Sintra, The Best Day Trip From Lisbon

Sintra is by far the most popular day trip destination from Lisbon, and I have soooo many photos to prove why. So many, in fact, that while I wrote about our day trip to Sintra in my Lisbon post, I didn't go into great detail because I had way too many photos to include, and… Continue reading A Photo Guide To Sintra, The Best Day Trip From Lisbon

portugal

Loving Lisbon: A Perfect 3 Day Itinerary

After a short time in Porto, we were off further south to the bigger, busier and sunnier city of Lisbon. It's no secret that I fell in love with Lisbon on my first visit to Portugal, and I couldn't wait to get back to the iconic tiles, the beautiful terraces and even the leg-killing hills.… Continue reading Loving Lisbon: A Perfect 3 Day Itinerary