Europe

High Tatras Hiking

Hiking The High Tatras Mountains, Slovakia

The High Tatra National Park in Slovakia is the largest in the nation. The expansive area has hikes for all abilities and the views are breathtaking. Despite being a relatively small region, it packs a punch: valleys, waterfalls, and endless snow-capped peaks. Peak season runs throughout spring and summer, however I went for my High …

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Toulouse Guide

Terrific Toulouse: Guide To Exploring La Ville Rose

Although France’s fourth-largest city is often overlooked by travellers, the Pink City of Toulouse offers splendour, culture, and food, all at the most ideal pace. Toulouse has earned its nickname “La Ville Rose” from the distinctive warm tones of its terracotta buildings. This unique architecture paired with a relaxed university town atmosphere, make it an …

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Europe Winter

Ultimate Europe Winter: BEST European Winter Destinations

Although a Europe winter can be cold, there are plenty of reasons to visit which vastly outweigh the chilly temperatures. With fewer crowds, cheaper prices, and fairytale-esque snowy landscapes, Europe is an undeniable winter wonderland. For us in the Southern hemisphere, our holidays usually mean that European holidays often happen in the wintery months. But …

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Russian Visa

Russian Visa: The Interesting Process of Getting A Visa To Russia

As you probably remember, my second attempt to get to Russia ended prematurely once again (sadface). I’ll get there one day – but that’s another tale. This time around, however, I did have a Russian visa to show for it. It still sits unused in my passport and is probably the coolest looking thing in …

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Montenegro Travel

Montenegro Travel Guide: Europe’s Best-Kept Secret

Before visiting Montenegro back in 2014, I’ll have to admit, I had never really heard of it. The stunning Balkan country lies on the Adriatic Sea nestled in between Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo and Albania. The landscape is dramatic with tall mountains plunging into the waters below, stunning National Parks, and a host of …

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Croatia Travel Guide

Summer In Croatia: Croatia Travel Guide

    Croatia, also known as the “Pearl of the Adriatic”, draws phenomenal crowds during the summer season. Beautiful terracotta roofed houses hug the Adriatic coast and the azure ocean always beckons you for a swim. Further inland there are beautiful towns, gushing waterfalls, and Lonely Planet’s Top European Destination for 2017 – Zagreb. Whether you’re after …

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