If you’re backpacking Portugal, you’re in good company. Named the world’s leading destination at the World Travel Awards 2019, holidaymakers enjoy Portugal’s pristine beaches, Mediterranean cuisine and charming cities. But unlike other European destinations, it still feels like you’re stumbling across a secret, as you discover hidden island escapes and wander along winding cobbled lanes. […]
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Europe is a melting pot of a continent with unique countries and wildly different cultures packed closely together. Each European nation has its own prestigious history, beautiful architecture, traditional food and distinct dialect.
I grew up in the UK where we have awe-inspiring ancient cities such as London and York. Travelling from London I relocated to Belgium, where I am still discovering the quirky hidden gems of Brussels, as well as the beautiful historic cities of Ghent and Bruges.
According to Vogue magazine, the historic city of Ghent in Belgium is one of Europe’s best-kept secrets. There are plenty of things to see and do here, even if you only have one day in Ghent. Here are my top tips for your Ghent itinerary, to make sure you have a gorgeous day trip to […]
From eye-popping architecture to world-famous Surrealist art, Brussels has more to offer than the beer, chocolate, waffles and moules-frites it is best known for. Scratch the skin of Belgium’s capital city and beyond the political workings of its European Union institutions, you’ll find a place that doesn’t always take itself so seriously. According to Vogue […]
As the nights draw in, you may consider taking a romantic winter break in Paris. Even when it’s bitterly cold, the City of Lights still impresses, but you will need to pack carefully. Here’s what to wear in Paris in winter 2020 to look chic and stay comfortable, for the ultimate in French winter fashion. […]