Maastricht

KRUISHERENHOTEL, MAASTRICHT, NL

If any hotel stay was the epitome of a five-star European experience, it was my 3 nights at the Kruisherenhotel in Maastricht. What was once a 15th century monastery is now an amazing design hotel. And if you think the…

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DISCOVERING MAASTRICHT

So many countries, so little time. When I go abroad, I tend to stick to capital cities, especially when doing European city breaks. Flights from your home area to capital cities are much more often, and much cheaper, than visiting…

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LLOYD HOTEL, AMSTERDAM – NL

    If you’re going to read about any hotel, in any city, make it the Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam. One of a kind, full of history, and an attraction in it’s own right, the Lloyd Hotel was a stay…

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MY LOVE/HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH AMSTERDAM

    Every single new place that I go to I either like it or I don’t. Simple enough.   Amsterdam is different. Of all the places, of all of the travelling, Amsterdam is that one place that I want…

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Why you should drive to Europe, not …

One thing that I always talk about is my experience of driving around Europe – four years later and the memories that I have are still my most cherished, and it was a serious eye opener. Most people question our…

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Swiss Bliss

It’s Tuesday! And in the spirit of getting myself back into blogging I thought I’d start myself off on a Throw Back Tuesday series! When I first started this blog I shared some travel photos from mine and my Dads…

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Gran Canaria – The Real Island

I do not holiday. I travel. When my Significant Other surprised me with a ‘holiday’ for my 21st birthday I went through a cycle of emotions that I hadn’t really experienced before. I was looking forward to sun, relaxation, and…

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Gran Canaria – Arriving

So I finished university and we went to Gran Canaria to celebrate! As a frequent traveler it was strange for me to take an actual ‘holiday’. Despite my European travels, Sweden and Japan, I hadn’t been on a package holiday…

Pompeii

Pompeii, Italy

Sorry for photo-heaviness! Hope you enjoy my little selection of over 1000 photos I took at Pompeii. It is such an amazing place and I’d love for other people to see how stunning it is too, enjoy!

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Europe

The following photos are a selection from the summer of 2011, when one day me and my dad got into a car, with no plans at all, and found ourselves driving around Europe. I will of course go into more…