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
What a month May was! I ended one job and started a new, exciting one mid month. It’s all been a whirlwind, which is why I’ve been a bit more slack in getting together some stuff on the blog. Even though I’ve still been off on my travels (even starting my new job in Amsterdam … More The May Roundup
Before I go away somewhere I’m always looking for some sort of breakdown of costs to decide how much I need to bring or save when I go away. I find them really useful, probably because I love budgeting. Yep! I actually enjoy it. Anyway, they’re really easy posts to put together (provided you … More How much does a long-weekend in Kosice cost?
So I started April in a pretty great place (literally)… Iceland! I’d always wanted to visit and it definitely met my expectations. We went whale watching, spotted the northern lights, visited the beaches, waterfalls and tectonic rifts of the scenic country. There is definitely a lot more to Iceland than we discovered though. We based … More The April Roundup
Right before heading out to Budapest I stayed in lesser visited Slovakian city, Kosice. Continuing our yearly tradition of booking surprise breaks for birthdays, I found bargain flights on Wizz Air (once again) to the steel city. We arrived in the middle of the night (00.55) at Penzion Grand. The hotel was a bit more … More 24 hours in Kosice, Slovakia
Every year I take my boyfriend away somewhere for his birthday. We’re not lavish with gifts, so usually it’s somewhere super cheap, but I find it way more rewarding than buying a material item that Scott would have never chosen or could have got himself (so in this sense it’s priceless.) Every year I start … More We’re off to Slovakia & Hungary!
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?