Pollensa Guide - the perfect holiday spot on Mallorca and here’s why! 

Pollensa Guide - the perfect holiday spot on Mallorca and here’s why! 

The island of Mallorca is a hotspot for holiday goers year round due to its stunning weather and Catalan charm.

However, this means lots of people as the airport showed me!

But what if you want to experience the island life but want to avoid the crowds?

With so many beautiful and distinctive resorts to choose from it can be challenging as I found out.

I was tasked with sorting the family villa holiday this Summer. I wanted a town that had a bit of hustle and bustle but felt truly authentic to Mallorca.

And voilà, I stumbled upon Pollensa (or Pollenca as it’s spelt in Spanish)

In today’s guide I will show you why Pollensa is the perfect holiday spot!

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6 of the best Day Trips to take from Rome and how to get there!

6 of the best Day Trips to take from Rome and how to get there!

Are to planning on staying in Rome for longer than 3 days?

Don’t fret - there are so many day trips you can take.

From ancient ports to over-indulgent villas to farther afield visits to Pompeii or Florence. You are spoilt for choice.

Let’s take a closer look at 6 day trips you can easily take from Rome.

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Ljubljana | The Ultimate City Guide

Ljubljana | The Ultimate City Guide

In the past few years Slovenia has started to slip into travel bucket lists around the world. It's capital city, Ljubljana (Lub-lee-ann-uh) is a perfect European city break with fusions of Central European and Mediterranean influences, chilled vibes, beautiful wine and beer, the cutest Cafes and delicious food. 

In this guide, you will learn how to get around, places to stay, top things to do, best restaurants as well as shopping recommendations. 

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How to spend 2 days in Edinburgh, Scotland

How to spend 2 days in Edinburgh, Scotland

Do you only have two days in Edinburgh? You want to maximise your weekend but don’t want to miss out the Must See Attractions and are struggling to create the perfect two day itinerary? No problem, this blog post is the answer. I have visited Edinburgh for two days and saw the major highlights of the city as well as having time to enjoy food, drink and shopping. Follow my 2 day itinerary for a successful weekend break.

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Where to stay in Rome | Boutique Hotels

Where to stay in Rome | Boutique Hotels

Finding accommodation in Rome is no mean feat with so many to choose from and ranging in prices, where do you even begin to look? Never mind book anything! Hotels in Rome are diverse and depending on location can be very expensive. Do you want a boutique hotel with a rooftop terrace or a cute 3 star hotel in central Rome? Anything goes in the Eternal City. 

Before thinking of the hotel itself, I find it is easier to choose the neighbourhood that suits your style, taste and price range. In this guide I have split my recommendations into 5 neighbourhoods, focusing on 3 - 5 star hotels in Rome suited for different budgets and of course with the emphasis on affordable luxury. 

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Day trip to Lake Bled - including Vintgar Gorge and Lake Bohinj

Day trip to Lake Bled - including Vintgar Gorge and Lake Bohinj

Lake Bled is one of the most photographed places in Europe, with a fairytale castle and a quaint island slap bang in the middle of the lake. But did you know that there are other treasures to explore on a day trip? Vintgar Gorge and Lake Bohinj are waiting to be discovered and are not too far from Lake Bled. 

In this short guide, I will explain how to plan a trip from Ljubljana to visit Lake Bled, Vintgar Gorge and Lake Bohinj in 1 day. If you haven't seen my Ljubljana Travel guide check it out now. 

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Budapest Travel Guide

Budapest Travel Guide

A city of two halves, quite literally. Buda + Pest. Dripping in Art Nouveau architecture, it's hard to rival Budapest on beauty and style. It's like walking round the set of Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel; a true visual orgasm!

I visited in December 2016 for the Christmas Markets, as you can imagine it was absolutely freezing and snowing...bonus. However, my pictures suffered for this joyous event so apologies in advance!  

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