Tag: Europe

Zaanse Schans, Holland

Zaanse Schans, Holland

Edit – I should add that whilst the arrival into Amsterdam was a nightmare, you quickly forget about that as soon as you seen the windmills lining the river banks at Zaanse Schans. We flew into Amsterdam Airport Schiphol with EasyJet and immediately things started going wrong. We landed on time […]

Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy

Venice is beautiful what ever the weather. Which is lucky, as the city was shrouded in sea fog each morning, drenched in a light but continuous shower each afternoon and bathed in star light each night.   Arriving into Venice Marco Polo airport, you have a few options to chose between […]

Luxembourg City

Luxembourg City

Often forgotten by anyone other than bankers, Luxembourg City hasn’t really been on the top of my travel list. Ever. But in hindsight, it should have.

Azores, Portugal

Azores, Portugal

An archipelago in the mid-Atlantic, the Azores are a well kept secret that is slowly appearing on the radar of more travellers thanks to EasyJet and Ryanair starting budget flights to the main island in 2016.

Climbing Mt Triglav, Slovenia

Climbing Mt Triglav, Slovenia

I don’t do heights really. Tall buildings are okay but in general, walking along ridges, or vertical drops isn’t normally my cup of tea so I’m not entirely sure how it was that I found myself waiting in a museum car park waiting to be met by our guide with […]