Friday 11.35pm Arrival at Gdansk airport. It’s pretty cold out, but nowhere near as windy as the UK. I usually book a hoppa or shuttle in advance, but Poland is pretty cheap anyway so it makes sense to get a taxi to the hotel. The taxi’s right in front of the airport are mostly metered … More 48 hours in Gdansk
If you follow me on twitter you might have noticed I’ve been cavorting around Gdansk, Poland last weekend. The trip to the Baltic Sea cost just less than £110, and bridged the gap between New Year and my trips in March nicely. Despite the time of the year, the weather was actually really nice. It was … More A weekender in Gdansk for under £110
Obviously January is out the way now – and involved no travel, although plenty of travel booking – but there’s still a whole eleven months of the year left and a fresh slate/recovered bank account for planning travels for the year. So here what I will be up to (roughly) over the next 11 months! February … More Where will I travel in 2016?
The year is coming to an end, and – as I predicted at the end of last year – 2015 has been a great year for me and travel! January London I headed to London for my 25th birthday to visit friends and go to the theatre. I spend a lot of time in London … More My 2015 Travel Story
I mentioned in my earlier post that while I was in Poland last month I ate at The Dark Restaurant. These unusual restaurants are popping up everywhere, so it was definitely time for me to give one a go. I had the choice of a few set menus, including the ‘Mood’ menu (this is supposed … More My experience eating in pitch black at a polish restaurant!
If you are a regular reader you will know that I hold down a full time non-travel related job, and so small and easily walkable cities that I can travel to on a Friday night and back on a Sunday are absolute treasures. Eastern Europe is an area of the world (and Europe) that I … More 48 hours in…. Poznan!
I just got back from a very beautiful and colourful Poznan this week. It was gloriously sunny while I was staying there, so we had a brilliant time strolling around the city. I did some really unusual and interesting things while I was there (like eating an unknown set menu in pitch black!) so I’ll … More Snapshots from… Poznan, Poland