Nice Nice

I spent a long weekend in Nice, France this August. The sheer beauty of this city is astonishing. It has everything from beautiful buildings to a gorgeous coastline. I could really spend a whole summer here soaking up the sun, swimming, eating and shopping. My notes: – Definitely go in summer… but be warned all…

Hitting the underground, the London underground

I’ve been absolutely dying to go to London since my early teens. It took me longer than anticipated, but I got there, and it was amazing. I love this city, I could very easily live there. My notes: – Catch the Hop on, Hop off bus, its very helpful to get a good bearing of…

Celebrating Easter Swiss style

For Easter I decided to visit some friends in Zurich. Unfortunately the weather was bad, rain, lots of low hanging clouds, so I didn’t get to see all the great mountain surrounding views that I had heard so much about. Also a key thing to take note of is that they are Catholic there so…

Head First Down the Slopes of Innsbruck, Austria

In March, I decided to give skiing a try… so Innsbruck was the battleground. I have heard horror stories about first time skiing trips… but I can say that I survived but not without my fair share of tears, bumps and bruises. Innsbruck is a lovely little city, both to look at and to shop.┬áThe…

Snowy Stockholm, Sweden

I loved Stockholm, even though I went at the coldest time of the year, January… The whole weekend I was there, I think it hovered in the -10C, total madness. This city is amazing and so beautiful. I stayed in the Old Town which has beautiful little streets and shops that you can get lost…