Tag: Europe

Photo Diary: Oia in Santorini

Photo Diary: Oia in Santorini

Santorini is one of those destinations that you just have to take so many pictures, and each and every single one of them is picture-perfect. I am a sucker for the classic white and blue buildings and the explosions of bougainvillea pink that cascade from […]

Travel Diary: Stunning Santorini, Greece, in 3 Days

Travel Diary: Stunning Santorini, Greece, in 3 Days

Santorini in Greece is immediately recognisable for it’s picture-perfect white and blue coloured cliffs and stunning sunsets — it’s no wonder it is one of the most popular islands in the world. Santorini is actually a group of islands which are essentially what remains after […]

Five Cities That I Would Return To

Five Cities That I Would Return To

I am typically the type of person that must try somewhere new every time we go out to eat, or travel. Craig, on the other hand, can quite happily go back to the same place, knowing they’re a safe choice offering what he likes. Cities, compared […]

Paris’s Best Kept Secret Hotel — Secret De Paris

Paris’s Best Kept Secret Hotel — Secret De Paris

If you’ve been reading our blog for a while, you’re either thinking: Yay, another Paris blog post or, Damnit Leigh, another blady Paris post?! But what can I say, Craig and I are in love with this city. Our first visit was near the end […]

The Ultimate Guide to Reims, a Day Trip from Paris

The Ultimate Guide to Reims, a Day Trip from Paris

On our first first visit to Paris, we did a lot. And by a lot, I mean a lot. (Blog Post to come!) We do have the habit of jumping head first into every new destination — and Paris was no different. We were consumed […]

How To Spend Five Incredible Days in Paris

How To Spend Five Incredible Days in Paris

Day One: Arriving in Paris Arrival by Train: We left Amsterdam Airport Train Station on the 1:33pm train for Paris-Nord (via Rotterdam & Brussels). The train ride was only three hours and actually flew by. It was much cheaper than flying and it wasn’t anymore of […]

High Tea at the George V Four Seasons in Paris

High Tea at the George V Four Seasons in Paris

In 2014, we went on our first vacation to Paris and completely fell in love with the city – so much so, that we’ve actually been back already (here’s what we did on our second time). Part of the romance of the first trip, was […]

Bucket list: Santorini, Greece

Bucket list: Santorini, Greece

It’s LESS THAN three months till Greece! Eeeek. I feel like Greece has been on my bucket-list forever so it feels good to be able to scratch it off this September. We will be spending 3 days in Santorini, before heading to a non-tourist town called […]

A Quick Guide to Disneyland Paris

A Quick Guide to Disneyland Paris

Our travel agent looked us like we were crazy in the head when we asked to book a nights stay at Disneyland on our “romantic” Paris holiday in 2014. But, let’s be honest, he probably doesn’t get many twenty-something child-less couples booking a romantic Parisian […]

Recap on our Travels of 2016

Recap on our Travels of 2016

This blog post, too, is late. Most bloggers had their “Year in Review” up the second the New Year chimed in. I, on the other hand, needed a full 18 days (and maybe a few bottles of wine) to figure out how I felt about […]