How to spend 3 days in Budapest

Budapest has a long and rich history. Its name actually derives from the unification of three cities, which were originally named Buda, Óbuda and Pest. Buda and Óbuda to the west of the River Danube and Pest to the east. The cities were unified in 1873, Óbuda represents ‘Old Buda’ so the city is really…

Carry-on Travel Essentials

So what do you need to have in your carry-on or hand luggage, and what is essential? What's going to make that long haul flight, next to a screaming baby,  with two stop-offs delays, and travelling thousands of miles across the world, bearable or even actually enjoyable? This article contains affiliate links, which means I…

Gifts for the Wanderlust Traveller

What do you get as a gift for the wanderlust traveller? If they travel regularly they're probably into minimal living, living out a backpack and travelling from place to place, heck they might not even have a permanent home to call their own! So it can be a little tricky sometimes to know what to…

100 ways to take care of yourself

There are lots of different ways we could be taking better care of ourselves. Sometimes life gets too hectic, and we get pulled in all sorts of directions we forget that we even need to look after ourselves. I've come up with '100 ways to take care of yourself' when your perhaps in need of…

How to spend 4 days in Krakow

We visited Krakow, Poland in November, it was a little cold but bearable for a hardened Brit used to the cold weather! My friends and I were interested in visiting Krakow following on from our other trip to Berlin. During our time in Berlin, we learnt more about World War 1 and World War 2,…