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How to Spend a Week in San Francisco

How to Spend a Week in San Francisco

San Francisco is a bustling and exciting forward-thinking city on the Californian coast, about half-way up the state. San Francisco sits at the tip of the world-famous Silicon Valley, a hub of social media and technological prowess. It’s one of my favourite cities to explore, […]

Complete Two-Week Itinerary for Sri Lanka

Complete Two-Week Itinerary for Sri Lanka

My parents and I spent our winter holidays as far away from home as possible – in the magical land of Sri Lanka. We discovered bustling cities, explored serene beach and coastlines, trekked through the misty mountains, spotted elephants in the wild, took the world’s […]

Exploring the Ancient City of Polonnaruwa

Exploring the Ancient City of Polonnaruwa

After exploring Sri Lanka’s bustling cities, tranquil beaches and busy mountain towns, we were eager to see another side of Sri Lanka: the ancient cities and ruins. We planned two nights in Polonnaruwa, one of the main cities in the Cultural Triangle (along with Anuradhapura […]

How to Spend a Day in Amsterdam

How to Spend a Day in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most famous cities. Canals, the Red Light District, and cafes all come to mind when you think of this fascinating city. The best way to get around is on a bike, so that you can beat the crowds and get […]

6 Things to Do While Spending a Day in The Hague

6 Things to Do While Spending a Day in The Hague

The Hague, or Den Haag, is one of the most well-known and important cities in Holland. Many people think it is the capital, but it is not to be confused with Amsterdam which is constitutionally the capital of Holland. The error is common, given that […]

Island-Hopping in Germany: Fohr & Sylt

Island-Hopping in Germany: Fohr & Sylt

Next time you find yourself in Germany, do yourself a favour and make your way to the northern coast, to a little village called Dagebüll. You can easily reach Dagebüll by train from Hamburg (approximately 3.5 hours, book train tickets online in advance). At Dagebüll, […]