Category: Europe

Portugal

Why Portugal is an awesome holiday destination*

I adore Portugal for holidays and have visited with my family for the past four years and I’ve even got two trips planned there (so far!) for next year! There are loads of reasons...

Lake Como

5 fairy tale places in Northern Italy*

Italy is one of those fairy tale places that is shrouded in all that is gorgeous: romance, history, culture, food and sublime vista after sublime vista. It is also one of those places that...

villa pool

My dream Italian dinner party

Italy has always been on my travel bucket list and I was lucky enough to visit Rome at the beginning of this year where I immediately fell in love with the country – like...

Vatican City

Rome Travel Diary Day 3

On our third and final full day in Rome we decided to try to walk to the Appian Way and the Catacombs where Romans were buried outside of the city walls. We had a...

Trevi Fountain

Rome Travel Diary Day 2

Day 2 was our first full day in Rome and, after a great night’s sleep in the Hotel Miami, we were keen to take our sightseeing up a notch. We stopped for a quick...