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Layover City Guide: Frankfurt, Germany

Layover City Guide: Frankfurt, Germany

On my way back to Canada from a week-long escape to Cyprus, I stopped over in Frankfurt for a 23-hour layover. Frankfurt is one of the most highly traveled to airports given its central location in the heart of Europe and connects travelers from across […]

How to Spend an Evening in Vienna

How to Spend an Evening in Vienna

With only a few hours in the gorgeous city of Vienna, I made my way out of the airport to catch a train to Wien Mitte to see what I could discover. The train cost 3,90 euro and I hopped off in the middle of a windy, […]

How to Spend a Week in Cyprus

How to Spend a Week in Cyprus

I spent a week under the Cypriot sun exploring the gorgeous island full of wine villages, waterfalls, quaint towns and seaside getaways. Here is my travel guide to the Mediterranean island of Cyprus for those lucky enough to visit this paradise. How to Get to […]

Visiting Corfe Castle

Visiting Corfe Castle

It had long been a dream of mine to visit the castle that inspired one of my favourite series of all time. Enid Blyton’s Famous Five Adventures are often based around an enchanting castle by the name of Kirrin Castle, on Kirrin Island, just out […]

Weekend Travel Guide: Isle of Wight

Weekend Travel Guide: Isle of Wight

A perfect escape for a long weekend, the Isle of Wight is perched just off of the UK’s southern coast. Sweet streets and gorgeous sunsets beckon to travelers looking for luxury hideaways or cozy B&Bs.  How to Get to the Isle of Wight The most […]

Visiting Cardiff Castle

Visiting Cardiff Castle

We spent the day in Cardiff, with the highlight of our day being to visit the grand and magnificent Cardiff Castle. The architecture is beautiful, the decoration is detailed and there’s a brilliant lookout point where you can see almost all of Cardiff surrounding the […]

How to Spend a Day in Stratford-upon-Avon

How to Spend a Day in Stratford-upon-Avon

Full of history and quaint charm, the sweet town of Stratford-upon-Avon checks all the boxes for a lovely British day out. Perhaps most well-known for being the birthplace of one of the greatest playwrights to have ever lived (Shakespeare!), there are some enchanting things to […]

Exploring England’s Capital: 30 Things to Do in London

Exploring England’s Capital: 30 Things to Do in London

One of my favourite cities in the world is my home city of London. Bursting to the seams with nuances and attractions, while simultaneously embodying a rich culture, there is something for everyone in this fascinating place. London City itself is only a very small percentage […]

Weekend Travel Guide: Devon

Weekend Travel Guide: Devon

The seaside county of Devon in southwest England is a lovely place to go for a weekend escape when one is in desperate need of sunshine and a beach. For anyone who grew up reading Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’ series, this is where I feel […]

How to Spend a Day in Bristol

How to Spend a Day in Bristol

The beautiful harbor town of Bristol sits about an hour away from the border with Wales. Although somehow I managed to visit on the UK’s hottest day of the summer, we still managed to visit the highlights of this fun city, before hiding from the sweltering […]