Visiting Florence: Should You Stay in Florence or Prato?

A short train ride away from Florence is the cozy, historic town of Prato. If you’re planning a trip to the beautiful city of Florence but would also like to escape the tourist crowds and experience a more local Tuscan town - then staying in Prato might be a good way to have the best of both. This article will compare the city vibes, transport, expenses, night life, and accommodation.

Overnight Hike to Fern Burn Hut - Wanaka

A detailed article about the hiking trail to Fern Burn Hut. The return journey can also be done as a day trip and the difficulty is easy to moderate. This is a great overnight hike to do during winter as the altitude is not as high, but you still get spectacular views of the valley. In this article, you will find more info regarding safety and a detailed account of both the trail and the hut.

Why You Should Visit Stockholm

The city of Stockholm is full of art and innovation. As one of the fastest growing cities in Europe, Stockholm has made a name for itself as a popular place for expats, creatives and new startups. It has a fascinating mix of traditional and modern influence, with a vibrant city atmosphere next to the tranquility of nature. Read on to find out what makes Stockholm so worth visiting.

How to Solo Travel? - Advice from a Solo Female Traveller

To all you new solo travellers out there - this article will (hopefully) cover your main concerns regarding Solo Travelling and touches on how to create a positive mindset when travelling on your own. I’ll be sharing my advice on:  how to deal with loneliness, how to attract good people and make new friends fast, how to stay safe and deal with unfortunate situations, and how to travel cost efficiently on your own.


What does the world’s narrowest fjord look like from above? This UNESCO World Heritage Site offers some of the most dynamic landscapes for adventure lovers. Whether you cruise down the fjord on kayaks or by ferry, you will be mesmerised by the cascading waterfalls and towering mountains. A night of wild camping, a day of alpine hiking and… Vikings walking around the village town?

NZ Road Trip - CAR vs. CAMPER VAN

Your dream of travelling to NZ is finally coming true and everything is sorted… except for your mode of transport. You simply cannot decide if it’s worth spending the extra money on a self contained camper van or if a car would get you by just fine? Read on to find out the pros and cons of both, plus extra advice and tips to consider before making your decision.  

Best Underrated Islands in Greece

An absence of mass tourism often allows for a much more authentic and genuine connection with the island and its people. The Ionian islands of Kefalonia and Ithaca have so much to offer and are probably one of the most underrated destinations in Greece. There is no where else where time slows down more for you to take step back and truly unwind.

Discover Lake Como on a Budget

Located near the Swiss border, many flock to the stunning Lake Como to see and explore the numerous quaint villages scattered all around the mountainous landscapes. You’ll find tips on how to get around Lake Como on a budget, where to find accommodation and the best villages to explore.

Best of the Dolomites - Travel Tips

The Dolomites is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a region full of history, culture and scenic landscapes. The spectacular rock formations here are so unique and extend across the majority of northern Italy. In this article, you’ll find my tips on the most beautiful lakes, hiking trails and mountain passes in the Dolomites, as well as practical tips on how to get around and where to stay.


Amidst the flurry of tourists and crowded streets in the heart of Florence, it can be surprisingly hard to find a chill place where you can just sit down for a long time, without being distracted by the hectic hustle and bustle of the city. Here, you will find my guide to the Top 5 Cozy, Hipster Cafes which have become a creative oasis for many young people in Florence. 

Salzburg - Sound of Music Haven or Hotspot?

Home to the Sound of Music and birthplace of the famous Mozart, tourists flock from all over the world to see this beautiful Baroque city and its mountainous lake regions. This mass tourism, of course, comes at a cost. Here, you’ll find some helpful tips and recommendations for visiting Salzburg, as well as some of my favourite non-touristic highlights.

Discover Venice on a Budget

One of the most beautiful, charming and photogenic European cities is also host to mass tourism and inflated prices. Collated from my own experiences, I share my tips on how you can save money on your trip to Venice, and some advice on how you can avoid the crowds by finding your own secret canals.

Top 10 Cafes in Vienna

Vienna is known for its huge coffee culture and its cozy cafes. Whether it be for work, reading, catching up with friends or a nice brunch - there is something for everyone. From cool hipster cafes to traditional Viennese Coffeehouses, here are my top ten favourite cafes in Vienna.

Chiang Mai Travel Guide

A vibrant city full of digital nomads, bustling street markets and good eats . It is a combination of old and new, rural and urban, chaos and tranquility. This region is surrounded by magnificent mountain ranges and there are many day trip possibilities from the city of Chiang Mai. Here are my personal tips and recommendations to help you navigate the biggest city in Northern Thailand.