Copenhagen is not all pretty buildings, Hans Christian Anderson and delicious cinnamon rolls. Denmark’s capital is also home to Freetown Christiania, an artistic and independent free state within the city that lives by its own rules.
Although Christiania’s existence is well known, if you like to seek out the alternative and more offbeat aspects of a city, you can’t visit Copenhagen without exploring Christiania’s unique streets. Continue Reading
January is the perfect time for a winter getaway. Since returning to live in Ireland, a new travel tradition has developed that I absolutely love. The post-Christmas winter destination trip. Continue Reading
After a bit of Komodo dragon spotting on Komodo Island, we got back on the boat to go to Pantai Merah, the pink beach, on the other side of Komodo Island. Continue Reading
After days at sea on our Komodo Island boat trip, we finally arrived in the Komodo dragon heartland of Komodo Island. We awoke to find ourselves surrounded by beautiful humpback islands that reminded me of the hills of New Zealand’s North Island. Continue Reading
Norway’s Oslo is such a great city, especially for a winter weekend away. If you are planning a trip to Oslo, or Norway in general, then here are a few things you may not know that can help you make the most of your trip, particularly if you are on a budget. Continue Reading
After a day spent snorkelling in the most fascinating coral and a visit to the island of Satonda, we had an early dinner of chicken and rice and sat around the sides of the boat watching dark clouds roll in as the light began to fade. Continue Reading