Category: Europe

Hamburg is a Wunderland

Railway friends, family and ex-colleagues. You will absolutely LOVE Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg. It’s the largest railway model in THE WORLD. Tips:  Check the weather when packing – it was freezing (literally 0 degrees) in November 2016! Get a Hamburg Travel …

The Beer and Sights of Prague

You’re probably wondering how beer has made its way into the title of this blog post. Well, it’s because there is more beer consumed per capita in the Czech Republic than any other country in the world, even Ireland! So …

A Weekend in Venice

For a long, long time I’ve wanted to go to Venice. I couldn’t believe the time was finally here! (September 2016) But once we arrived, I also couldn’t believe the ratio of local Venetians to visitors that arrive every day …

Old and New Berlin

I learnt so much about Berlin, in Berlin. There’s so much history here, and some of it not as far back in time as you might think. Did you know the Berlin Wall only came down in 1989? Fast forward 27 …

Far, Faro Away in Portugal

10 reasons you should visit Faro: sights are a mix of old and new they have e-bikes food is cheap local beer is good sun is warm sand is soft people are friendly they give good tips and directions home of …