Myanmar – Country Guide

Myanmar (aka Burma) is a country that has only recently opened itself up to tourists and that is part of its magic. The people who inhabit this country are genuinely excited to meet travellers from other… View Post

Things to do in Berlin

‘Ich bin ein Berliner!’ The capital of Germany is a city steeped in history, much of it tragic. Following the horrors of the second world war it was literally divided. The Berlin Wall standing as… View Post

8 things to do in Copenhagen

Denmark’s capital Copenhagen is a great place to spend a few days exploring culture and history.  One of the things I love about Copenhagen is that its a very relaxed, chilled out city. It’s very welcoming to… View Post

7 things to see in Bratislava

The capital of Slovakia, Bratislava is split in two by the Danube river – the historical ‘old town’ one side and the Soviet residential style ‘new town’ on the other. Unsurprisingly it’s the former which… View Post

7 things to do in Florence

The birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence is a city full of culture. Art and architecture dominate the array of things to do in Florence. The capital of the Tuscany region, Florence began its rise to… View Post

7 things to do in Mandalay

Taking its name from Mandalay Hill, Myanmar’s northern city is a centre of Burmese commerce and culture.  Myanmar’s second largest city, chances are if you visit this wonderful country you will pass through Mandalay. Particularly as entry… View Post

10 things to do in Rome

All roads lead to Rome. Once the capital of the powerful empire in the world, Rome is home to some spectacular historical sites. Founded back in 9th century BCE, Rome has a long history. According… View Post