A Secret Food Tour In London

Bacon & Egg Sandwich - on a Food Tour in London

Oh food how I love thee, let me count the ways… well, I won’t count them all, but trust me, there are many!  I’ve tried a food tour in Prague, a cooking class in Mexico City, a combination of both in Bogota, and even when I’m in my home country of England I love trying […]

Where’s Wagner:  A Wombat’s Tour of Vienna in 2 Days

This was my second trip to Vienna, but it had been a while since my last visit.  I couldn’t remember much about Vienna so I was glad to have a guide to show me around the city for a couple of days and help me to discover the best places to visit in Vienna in 2 […]

Watching Shakespeare at the Rose Theatre York

Shakespeare's Rose Theatre in York

Shakespeare has come to York.  I was really in York to find delicious food, but when Ana from Visit York told me that I could watch Shakespeare I couldn’t resist!  The Rose Theatre York is a pop-up theatre that is just here for 10 weeks over the summer and is a fantastic opportunity to see […]

The Best Places to Visit in the UK on a Budget

Rhossili Bay in Gower, South Wales - the Best Places to visit in the UK on a Budget

I was born and raised in the UK, and although I’ve spent a lot of my later life travelling, I have a new-found appreciation for my country.  So, I want to share some of the best places to visit in the UK on a budget, so you can enjoy exploring the United Kingdom without breaking […]

Climbing the O2 Arena with Canine Partners and Up at the O2

The O2 Arena in London, aka the Millenium Dome

I was back in London again, but this time for a good cause.  I was climbing up the O2 arena, the old Millennium Dome to raise money for Canine Partners, an amazing charity which helps to train puppies to become assistance dogs to help people with disabilities.  The climb up the O2 was great fun […]

What to Eat in Vienna: Traditional Viennese Food You Must Eat in Vienna

Traditional Austrian dishes - What to eat in Vienna - must eat in Vienna

Food, glorious food.  I love Viennese food!  There are so many choices when deciding what to eat in Vienna so I tracked down some of the best traditional Viennese food that you simply must eat in Vienna.  I’ve picked out my favourite traditional Austrian dishes, and some of the best places to eat them, so […]

Why Staying in a Hostel for the First Time Isn’t Scary (Even If You’re Over 30)

Private room at the Wombat's Vienna Naschmarket - Staying in a hostel for the first time

When I travel, I almost always stay in hostels.  This is partly to save money, and partly to save my sanity.  I usually travel alone, so if I stayed in a hotel I would just stay in my room and keep myself to myself – I can go for days without talking to anyone.  While […]

How to Fall in Love With London in 2 Days

Tower Bridge London - 2 Days in London Itinerary

Another trip to London?  I rolled my eyes.  Overcrowded and overpriced, London was never my favourite place to visit and had always felt so overrated to me.  However, on my recent visit to London, everything changed.  I wasn’t stressed out by the traffic or the people, and I didn’t feel ripped off every time I […]

Karlskrona – The Best Place to Visit in Sweden?

Beautiful Karlskrona Port - Things to do in Karlskrona - The Best Place to Visit in Sweden

I loved Karlskrona.  I hadn’t had much time to travel in Sweden, and I admit, I didn’t know what to expect from this small dot on the map.  However, Visit Karlskrona whisked me away on an island adventure of a lifetime.  I had the chance to snorkel with seals in the Baltic Sea, ride a […]

What to do in Prague in 2 Days – A Prague 2 Day Itinerary

Charles Bridge: What to do in Prague in 2 Days - A Prague 2 Day Itinerary

I loved Prague, a beautiful city with plenty to see and do no matter how long you stay there.  I visited Prague in winter, so asked Pierre from Anything Under Our Stars to share his suggestions for what to do in Prague in 2 days whatever the weather, with his Prague 2 day itinerary. If […]