Places to visit in Istanbul

Places to visit in Istanbul

In May we visited Istanbul for the first time we loved it from the moment we landed. There is a buzz to the city that is highly infectious. It felt like people lived their lives on the street. From reading the paper over a morning coffee to late night drinks and food, the locals never […]

The Lens: Visiting Kotor, Montenegro

Visiting Kotor, Montenegro

Welcome to our new series. The Lens is the new name for The Friday Photo Project, a blog post that highlights a place with 3 separate images. The concept is still the same, we just think that the term “Lens” captures what the post is about more. If you are visiting Kotor, Montenegro then the […]

Things to do in Porto

Things to do in Porto

Feeling like a local after only two days Porto has been on my radar for a while now. After visiting Lisbon and the Algarve in the early 2,000’s, Porto seemed like it had been left out. Yishyene a fellow travel blogger goes every summer and absolutely loves the place. Honestly, she should be head of tourism […]

Things to do in Lleida, Spain

Things to do in Lleida

Magical nature in the Pyrenees. Everybody thinks they know Spain. From big cities like Barcelona and Madrid to islands like Ibiza to Tenerife, we all have our own version of Spain in our minds. The more I visit this wonderful country the more I realise how diverse it is. I recently visited the Pyrenees for […]

Barcelona Sightseeing by Bicycle

Barcelona Sightseeing

There are some cities that you instantly fall in love with. London, San Francisco and Paris were my early loves. More recent additions are Istanbul, Luang Prabang and Barcelona. I first discovered Barcelona in 2008 and vowed that I would live there at some point. That is still to happen but it will one day. […]

The Friday Photo Project | 3 sides of London

3 Sides of London

The Friday Photo Project | 3 sides of London No matter how far or how often we travel, London will always be home. There is a buzz in the air that keeps us invigorated and alive. Add the fact that it’s the best place in the world for the arts and you get two happy […]

Meet Christos, founder of Discover Peloponnese

Discover Peloponnese

Meet Christos, founder of Discover Peloponnese Here’s a story of a charming greek man who took the lemons the greek economy threw at him and turned them into an olive grove. Christos and his family live in a town called Tripoli, which is exactly in the centre of the Peloponnese in Greece. They are all […]