Travel: Historical Sights In Berlin

  Checkpoint Charlie  Friedrichstraße 43-45, 10117 Berlin, Germany Admission: Free A trip to Berlin would be incomplete without a visit to Checkpoint Charlie. It stood as the most well known border crossing between East and West Germany during the Cold War, erected overnight in the October of 1961 and torn down in the summer of 1990, … Continue reading Travel: Historical Sights In Berlin

Travel: My Must-See & Must-Do in Berlin

A large city with many districts, Berlin has a lot to offer. It is difficult to know where to start, what sights to see, where to eat, where to drink and of course where to let your hair down. A little research can go along way in the lead up to your trip, finding places that tickle your interest, seeking … Continue reading Travel: My Must-See & Must-Do in Berlin

‘Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer’

Travel makes us richer as beings. It grants us wealth that is immeasurable on a materialistic scale. It nourishes our souls and enriches our lives with experience that forces our minds to expand and grow. It teaches us more about relationships, not only with ourselves but with others too, putting our kindness and compassion to the test. … Continue reading ‘Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer’

My Top Ten Things To See and Do in Iceland

10. Happy Hour in Reykjavik  Having known that Reykjavik was an expensive city to drink alcohol in, with prices similar if not higher to those found in London, we did not picture ourselves sat at a downtown bar at Happy Hour on the last evening of our stay. With it's luminescent signage and American Diner theme … Continue reading My Top Ten Things To See and Do in Iceland

Iceland: Driving The Golden Circle

The Golden Circle is a popular 300km tourist route that meanders by three of Iceland's natural wonders. Beginning in Reykjavik, the route loops into central Iceland and back down through the South, concluding the journey along Route 1. The tour covers Thingvellir National Park; Iceland's greatest historical site, the hot springs in Geysir: Large erupting Geysers reaching … Continue reading Iceland: Driving The Golden Circle

Packing For A Winter’s Trip To Iceland

For Chris and I it's becoming a trend, trading the scorching hot beach holidays for the more cooler of places, choosing adventure and the outdoors over cocktails at the poolside. Iceland has appeared on both of our bucket lists for as long as we can remember, dreaming of standing under a clear sky, wrapped up in … Continue reading Packing For A Winter’s Trip To Iceland

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

Tanzania: A Trip to Pangani Part II – The Beach Crab Resort

The Beach  Wherever I am in the world, being by the sea makes me feel at home. It has the ability to calm my mind and soothe my soul, drawing me in like the tide and reluctantly letting me go. Waking up at 5:30 AM to witness the sunrise made the travelling troubles fade away. … Continue reading Tanzania: A Trip to Pangani Part II – The Beach Crab Resort

Tanzania: A Trip to Pangani Part I: Journey

It doesn't matter where I happen to be in the world, I always need an escape to the coast. I find the coastline calls when the hustle and bustle of a town becomes intolerable and I need time to recharge. A weekend devoid of plans appeared in both mine and two fellow travelers diaries which … Continue reading Tanzania: A Trip to Pangani Part I: Journey

Tanzania: A trip to Mnambe Waterfalls, Materuni Village

The Falls Mnambe Falls, most commonly known as Materuni Falls, is a natural wonder not to be missed. The falls themselves can be reached from the village of Materuni in a tolerable time of 45 minutes. The village is located at 4,300ft above sea level, positioned amongst high rises and deep valleys. The Chagga tribe … Continue reading Tanzania: A trip to Mnambe Waterfalls, Materuni Village