48 hours in Brasov, Transylvania

48 hours in Brasov, Transylvania

The Transylvanian city of Brasov is usually just a day trip from Bucharest. People spend maybe an hour or so to wandering around the town square, and buy a drink before hopping back on their transport back to the capital city of Romania. But, thanks to an epic tip-off from the travel ninja Shikha at Why Waste Annual Leave and a few other Brasov devotees, instead of following the crowds, we booked a couple of leisurely… View Post

Romania – A Place I Can’t Get Out …

Romania – A Place I Can’t Get Out Of My Head | Travel Linkup

The draw of Dracula’s Castle and the historic coup over communist tyrant Nicolae Ceaușescu was enough to fire up our curiosity about visiting Romania, but I didn’t quite expect how hard it would be to get out of my head. Sometimes we travel to escape, and sometimes we travel to explore – our 4.5 day trip to Romania, staying in Bucharest and Brasov – was a combination of the two.

9 New Zealand Secrets To Visit | Sponsored by Flight …

9 New Zealand Secrets To Visit | Sponsored by Flight Centre

In all these years of blogging, I’ve left one massive hole in my travel secret sharing. An insiders view of my very own home country – the beautiful shores of Aoteoroa, land of the ‘Long White Cloud’. New Zealand is an incredible place to explore – it’s beautiful, friendly and the brunches are world class – and I never really discovered that until I moved to the other side of the world. I’ve written tasters… View Post

Travel Blogging and Wellbeing – March Travel Linkup

Travel Blogging and Wellbeing – March Travel Linkup

I adore blogging. It’s made me the person I am today, and I won’t apologise for loving it. The blogging community are my go-to for inspiration, they make up a good percentage of my IRL friends and this little grain of sand on the internet has taken me places I never thought I’d go, or for that matter, be good enough for.

Travel Wishlists and 2018 Plans – January #Travellinkup

Travel Wishlists and 2018 Plans – January #Travellinkup

As I write this, we have no travel planned. Nada, zip, zilch, nothing. And that’s really exciting. 2017 was the first year that we actually (accidentally it must be said) ticked almost everything off our wishlist, so who knows what 2018 might bring… 2017 was awesome, travel-wise… We did more around London, explored Chester for a long relaxing weekend, tripped over to Canada for a very special wedding (that I’ve not blogged about yet somehow),… View Post