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Things to do in Belaggio Italia

"Today is the day" I tell my husband as we are getting ready to continue our eurotrip by car.  "Are you excited...

Driving in Hungary: Getting the Hungary vignette AKA autópálya matrica

It was an idle afternoon when the idea of genius stroke: buying a car in Hungary is a great idea. We knew nothing about...

The awesome capital of Slovenia: epic things to do in Ljubljana

I heard so many beautiful things about the capital of Slovenia, before actually setting foot in Ljubljana. I heard that...

Is it time to ban world travel?

With so many cheap airline fares and discounted holiday packages, a lot of people have access to world travel. There is no...

What are the secrets behind a traditional Japanese Kimono?

They say the feeling of pure silk against the skin is as close to heaven as it can get. But it wasn't the lightweight...

A quick guide for the perfect Seychelles holidays

Tell me honestly, can you imagine anything better than those perfect Seychelles holidays? I always dreamt of exploring the...

Tokyo Adult Guide: 18+ only activities in Japan

Travelling to Japan and fancy a juicy experience in the capital city? Our Tokyo adult guide will encourage you to leave the...

Here is everything you need to know about Nikko Japan

Nikko is one of Japan's main attractions, famed for the Tōshō-gū shrine, the vermillion Shinkyo bridge and the Kanman-...

Passenger Shaming: Why other travellers hate you

How many times have you heard people talking about passenger shaming? I remember those times prior to my travels, enjoying...

Our long drive in Europe

There is something really alluring about having a road trip in Europe. Although sometimes I like the convenience of a...

Still wondering what is the right carry on luggage for long term travel?

When you travel a lot it is paramount that you find the right carry on luggage for your needs. There are a lot of options...

What to see in Budapest: A photographic love affair

It was a lovely day of Spring when I first created my plan on what to see in Budapest. The weather was warm, the air smelled...

Why you need to enjoy the Danube River Cruise in Budapest

Let’s take a second and imagine how romantic a Danube river cruise could be. About ten years ago, my friend just came back...

Why You Should Visit Tenerife This Summer

This year has been really special for us, because travelling made us want to get married in September and we are due to...

An expat guide to moving to the UK

It was because of Harry Potter that I dreamt of moving to the UK. I was about 15 when I started flirting with the idea of...

How to travel the world freely

When you are bored at work, is difficult not to ask yourself how to travel the world. I remember the first time I asked...

How travelling made us want to get married

"Travelling can either make or break the relationship”, my mother once said, as we were both travelling on a train to...

Culinary quest: enjoying Tsuta, Tokyo's Michelin Star ramen restaurant

I can’t imagine anything better than eating a bowl of hot ramen for just $10 in a Michelin Star restaurant. Seems pretty...

Everything you need to know about moving abroad

There are so many things we wished we would have known about moving abroad. The process itself, as exhilarating as it may be...

Kyoto - a perfect combination of ancient and modern Japan

This article was published in Downend Voice, Issue 48 for February 2017 After three hours of Shinkansen ride, the train...

Places travellers would never visit again

We all have a huge travel bucket list, but in order to better pick the next destination, it's great to ask about the...

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