Lessons From 2015 & Goals For 2016

In 2015, I made the generic mistake of writing a list of ambiguous and unrealistic goals that, for many reasons, I did not complete or even begin. Life has a funny way of throwing obstacles in your pathway, forcing you to change your course and find an alternative route. At the top of my list was … Continue reading Lessons From 2015 & Goals For 2016

Europe: Maxim Hostel & Absolut City Hostel Review

After nearly an hour of navigating our way around the backstreets of Budapest, we finally found the apartment building door where the Maxim Hostel was situated. We spotted a tiny sign that read 'Hostel Maxim' stuck to the keypad of the apartment's coding system and rang through. The hostel owner himself wasn't there at the … Continue reading Europe: Maxim Hostel & Absolut City Hostel Review

Europe: Prague to Budapest by Train

Unlike the journey from Zell Am See to Prague, this trip was a breath of fresh air. Our train departed at 09:42 and was destined to arrive 7 hours later at 16:35pm. We purchased e-tickets before embarking on our travels, setting us back by €42 (£30), a bargain when travelling across three countries. Unfortunately, after being … Continue reading Europe: Prague to Budapest by Train

My Top Ten Things to See and Do in Prague

10. Let's kick off my Top Ten with Prague's very own Dancing House. Created by architects Vlado Milunc and Frank O'Gehry, this quirky building was christened the  "Fred and Ginger Building" named after the legendary dance duo. The top floor of this unique build is open to the public functioning as a restaurant providing tasty food and … Continue reading My Top Ten Things to See and Do in Prague

Europe: My Top Bars & Clubs in Prague

Prague by day and Prague by night host different experiences all together. Prague had us excited indeed, what with the biggest music club in Central Europe, the quirky Jazz bars and an Absintherie. We were eager to see why Prague had gained such a reputation for it's party goer nightlife, with clubs staying open from dawn til … Continue reading Europe: My Top Bars & Clubs in Prague

Eating Veggie In Prague

There is nothing better than being in a foreign country and trying their local cuisine. Being a vegan or vegetarian in Eastern Europe can prove difficult when choosing to eat more traditionally. They are avid meat lovers, Pork, Duck, Chicken, Beef, you name it, it's being served in one form or another. Most meat dishes are … Continue reading Eating Veggie In Prague

Europe: Hostel Mojo Inn, Prague Review

Name: Mojo Inn Location: Nové Město (New Town) Address: Reznicka 662/17, 110 00 Prague, Czech Republic Our Price Per Night : Approx. £10 each for a double private room shared bathroom Breakfast: Included Arriving in an unknown city at nightfall can be daunting for anybody. Mojo Inn was located in the backstreets of the New Town and … Continue reading Europe: Hostel Mojo Inn, Prague Review

Europe: From Zell Am See to Prague by Train

After a lovely 5 days in Austria, our journey truly begun as we embarked on our travels across Europe to Prague by train. We departed from Zell Am See for Salzburg at 7.30AM on a Monday morning, the train speeding through the heavy snowfall from the previous day. From Salzburg we purchased our pricey one way … Continue reading Europe: From Zell Am See to Prague by Train

How To Pack for 2 Weeks in Europe: Glam-Backpacking Female Style!

Packing for two weeks away in Europe would in hindsight seem like an easy task. We have gone for a suitcase rather than a backpack, ignored the sensible footwear rule and haven't packed thermals. You could call it Glam-backpacking I suppose, as parts of our holiday revolves around heels and dresses, Mosh pits & being … Continue reading How To Pack for 2 Weeks in Europe: Glam-Backpacking Female Style!

Packing for Europe: A trip to Salzburg, Prague & Budapest

Travelling is calling again and what better way to getting away from dreary England and jet off to mainland Europe. The weather will not be full of sunshine, hot temperatures or the need for sun cream, however a change of scenery and a chance to travel is an opportunity not to be turned down! This … Continue reading Packing for Europe: A trip to Salzburg, Prague & Budapest