5 Things to do in Berlin

Berlin is easily one of the coolest cities in Europe. It's a combination of glamour and grit, full of top museums and galleries, delicious food, and a crazy nightlife. There's such a wide variety of things to do in Berlin, and there's something to suit everyone. 1.

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In the Footsteps of Hamlet: Visiting Kronborg Castle

This week, my partner-in-adventure and I made our first trip outside of Copenhagen since moving to this incredible city last month. We have loved every second of exploring everything possible from tourist hot-spots to hidden gems, and still have so much to see, but decided it was time to venture...

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Venice Mistress of Seas

As I step outside my small hotel, it is the light in the piazza that impresses me first, the way it filters through the narrow passageway, a bright shaft of daylight flooding across the cobbled path. I stand transfixed for a moment, breathing in the scent of old stones and pungent...

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Adventures in the Istanbul Spice Bazaar

Istanbul is undoubtedly one of the most culturally rich and historic cities in our world.  Historically, it acted as the bridge from West to East, and thus was an epicenter of travel and trade.  Merchants brought goods from India, China, Egypt, Iran and many other places to a central area...

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48 in Lisbon, Portugal

Earlier this year I spent six months living in Lisbon. Having now won a few travel awards the city is starting to get a lot more recognition as a place to visit yet it is still incredibly under-rated as a city.

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The Great Outdoors of Romania

Nearly a year had gone by when I decided to head back to Romania before ending my time in Europe.  I had only been there once before and it had admittedly been very brief, but I hadn’t enjoyed it so much.  I had traveled to a small western village and...

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Middle Ages meet Renaissance in Avila and Salamanca/Spain

I sat glued to the window as my train sped from Madrid to Avila because I didn’t want to miss my first glimpse of Avila’s most famous landmark: the medieval wall which entirely encircles the Old Town.

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Nesebar and Sunny Beach, Bulgaria

A country which is dubbed ‘Land of Wine and Roses’ with a beach resort also known as ‘The Pearl of the Black Sea’ must certainly be worth a visit, wouldn’t you think? I certainly did, although the start to my trip was not promising.

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What is it Like to Work a Ski Season in Europe?

Everyone says that a ski season is a lot of fun to work, but what does it really involve? In Europe, it goes a little like this (with slight variations depending on who you work for and what your role is)...

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The Traboules of Vieux Lyon

Rene turned his collar against the drizzling wetness under the umbrella of approaching dusk, his eyes cat-wary as he strode along the streets of old Lyon. In a flash he saw them, trench-coated and blocking his passage. One pointed at him.

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