How I spent 48 hours in Kraków, Poland

Note: The photos in this blog (all taken in wet, grey and windy weather) do not do the city justice. I recently read another bloggers post that argued that Kraków was overrated. I disagree. Firstly, if I asked a… Read More

10 things to do in Lisbon for under £50!

Lisbon is one of my favorite cities in Europe and thankfully it doesn’t have to be too expensive to escape to for a few days. I spent 6 days there last year and kept costs down to around… Read More

Small Islands, Big Walk: It won’t always go to plan

I wrote this while curled up in my bivvy yesterday morning, waiting for the sun to come up: With a trip like this, not everything can be expected to go to plan or run smoothly. The sooner that… Read More

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Small Islands, Big Walk: A roughly thought-out plan

I’ll have to keep this brief. I’m currently hurtling along on my train to Birmingham Airport, where I will be spending the night before embarking on my first adventure of 2017 – Small Islands, Big Walk (yeah, I couldn’t think… Read More

A budget long weekend in Barcelona

I always thought that Barcelona would be one of the cities that I raved about. And even though I know Barcelona is an amazing city and I enjoyed the time I was there, I feel like I need to go back to truly experience it. I don’t want to label it as over-ratted, as most places that are regarded so highly get their ratings for very good reasons. But I do have mixed feelings about the city. It’s got aspects I love and aspects I was reasonably indifferent towards.