Europe

  • Travel
  • 16.11.2016

10 Alternative Things To Do In Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a city renowned for debauchery, ladies of the night and, for the more cultured: museums, art, and Anne Franks house – but once those attractions are ticked off your list where do you go from there? I am not one to follow the crowd, but I do think a good mix of  tourist […]

  • Food
  • 1.11.2016

Pllek Beach Cafe, Amsterdam Noord

Pllek is located in the heart of Amsterdam Noord, a place that I visit every time I am in the city as it is filled with art and independent businesses. This area is so unique because unlike many other cities who bulldoze creative areas in favour of generic shiny developments, in Amsterdam Noord the community has […]

  • Travel
  • 25.10.2016

What To Do In Amsterdam Noord

Just a short (and free) ferry from Amsterdam’s Centraal station “A Place Beyond Belief” can be found. This is literally the sign that stick out from the water on entering Amsterdam Noord, the area which was once the largest shipyard in Europe. Stepping off the jetty the remnants of the once abandoned warehouses have been transformed […]

  • Travel
  • 21.10.2016

Big Bus Sightseeing Tour Vienna

After spending our first day in Vienna shopping I was desperate for some culture, so we headed out a little earlier and went to Vollpension, a shabby chic basement café offering up breakfast dishes named after family members. This place really feels like a groovy grandma’s house, with mismatched comfortable chairs, flowers and old photos on the wall. […]

  • London
  • 18.10.2016

Staying At CitizenM Shoreditch

Starting my Friday off in style I began my morning by getting my hair done at LukeJacob before trundling my awkwardly large bag along to CitizenM’s new East London location. The hotel is easy to find as its shiny glass structure towers over the neighbours and can be seen all the way from Shoreditch Highstreet Station. […]

  • Travel
  • 4.10.2016

Exploring Vienna On Foot

Vienna is a city steeped in history and art, yet has a reputation for being modern. This mix of old and new seemed like the perfect place for a trip with my mum as even though travel styles differ vastly Vienna appeared to have something for everyone to enjoy. Getting to Vienna Using Avios points we […]