Kicking off 2017’s travels, I took a weekend break to Berlin to celebrate my birthday. We flew out from Manchester to Berlin with Easyjet on Saturday morning (around 6am!) and back on Sunday night around 11pm. It was a whirlwind trip, but you probably know by now that if anyone can get the most out … More 36 hours in… Berlin, Germany
Regular readers already know that I am fascinated by street art. I’ve snapped away and published posts on the urban ‘artscapes’ in Camden and Brussels already. Berlin… it’s your turn now! Here are just a few of the amazing pieces I spotted in the city (mainly to the east).
Fresh off the back of my trip around SE Asia in November, I went crazy booking flights all December to combat the holiday blues… more on those bookings later! I have lots of really exciting travels already jotted down in the calendar for 2017, and I’m not even done playing around on skyscanner (other flight … More I’m off to… Berlin
It’s that time of the year again. I’m already starting to plan my 2017 travels (three trips booked so far, two on the way)… and I’m looking back over the places I’ve seen and the people I’ve met over the last year. It wasn’t until I sat down to write this post that I really … More My 2016 Travel Story
Any regular visitors to my blog will know how much I like street art. I love flashes of colour on the walls in big cities, and Brussels had plenty of it! Here are a few finds from my 36 hours in the Belgian capital…
When: 10-11 September. Where: Hotel Des Colonies, Brussels. How: Manchester to Charleroi Airport for £42. Flbco bus from Charleroi Airport to Midi-Zuid £12. The military presence in Brussels was alarming, and we were told several times that tourism had taken a hit due to recent events. Such things don’t worry me personally, and it’s a … More 36 hours in Brussels, Belgium
I’ve just returned from a trip to Brussels, Belgium – and it is waffle central. The waffles on the street in the touristy areas are a bit naff and soggy, so I decided to swerve them and make my own at a waffle workshop! The workshop and tour was a real highlight of the trip … More I took a Waffle Workshop in Brussels!