One day in Italy’s Cinque Terre

Village 1: Vernazza Vernazza is the most picturesque (and usually the busiest!) village in the 5 terre. With its quaint harbour, multicoloured buildings and the train popping in and out of the mountain side it almost feels like a little toy town! We stayed at Albergo Barbara which was absolutely perfect for a 2 night stay. Situated in the middle of the main square, we … Continue reading One day in Italy’s Cinque Terre

10 things you should know before visiting Stockholm

Nicknamed ‘The Beauty on the Water’, Stockholm is the ideal place for a weekend trip for first-time visitors to Scandinavia. Here are a few things worth knowing before you visit the Swedish capital! 1. It’s expensive! Like many Scandinavian cities, I had heard that Stockholm was pricey, but I didn’t realise just how expensive food and drink would be! This is especially true for alcohol … Continue reading 10 things you should know before visiting Stockholm