Top 5 Journeys by Train Around Europe

I love traveling by train around Europe. With parents working for the national rail company, I spent much of my childhood playing around locomotives and steam trains, and I have witnessed first-hand the evolution of train travel. I was a curious child, and this led to many adventures, from learning about how the oil gets […]

Where to spend a snowy winter holiday in Europe

There are so many places in Europe where winter is magical, with landscapes covered in snow, cups of mulled wine and snowflakes dropping from the sky. There are so many places for a perfect winter city break in Europe but also if you are just searching for a winter weekend break. The places mentioned below […]

Hiking in Bergen – The Vidden Trail: Mount Ulriken to Mount Floyen

Did you know that Bergen is surrounded by 7 mountains? When I first visited Bergen, I didn’t imagine that years later I would return and do the hike from Mount Ulriken to Mount Floyen. Back then I took the funicular up Mount Floyen and walked around the forest for a bit, getting back to the […]

Which are the best slow travel destinations in 2018?

On Saturday I was invited to Inntravel’s Discover Day 2017, at Cheltenham Racecourse, where I got the chance to learn more about their slow walking holidays and also have a chat first hand with the hoteliers and tourism boards who’ve attended the event. As you know, my blog is focused on non-touristy experiences, so this […]