Eastern Europe

36 Hours in Bucharest, Romania

Today we’re off to Romania. We were due to fly to Costa Rica originally on a Saturday in mid November – but our planned flights weren’t having any of it and in the end we couldn’t get out until the Tuesday leaving us with a few days and no plans. As luck would have it,…

48 Hours in Istanbul

A whirlwind 48 hours in Istanbul, an amazing and chaotic city full of magical sites and delicious food. Read on to find out more.

15 things to do in Tallinn’s old town

Tallinn – the magical capital city of Estonia and perfect if you want to combine beautiful views, great food and charming buildings with learning about the country’s rich and complex history.

A Day in Kaunas, Lithuania

A day trip to the wonderful Lithuanian city of Kaunas – read on to find out about its castles, churches and beautiful old town. A perfect day out from the capital, Vilnius.

3 days in Budapest – An Itinerary

Budapest – a city of two halves, a city with a rich and complex history, and a city which stole my heart. Read on to discover a perfect itinerary for 3 days in this magical city.

A day on Suomenlinna Island, Finland

A day exploring a snowy Suomenlinna island in Finland – once a military fortress, now an amazing UNESCO world heritage site and the perfect place to learn more about Finland’s history as well as enjoy incredible views.

A Winter weekend in Helsinki

10 things to do during a winter weekend in Helsinki. From cathedrals and museums to flying cinemas and markets, this capital has a lot to offer in a short space of time.

24 hours in Gdansk

How to spend 24 hours on a whistle stop tour of the main sites in Gdansk – a historic city on the northern Baltic coast of Poland.

Tallinn – beyond the old town

If you have more than a weekend in Tallinn, then exploring beyond the charms of the old town is a must. There’s everything from beaches, to baroque palaces to Cold War prisons. Read on to find out more.

2 days in Prague

A weekend exploring Prague – from the famous bridge, to ancient castles, to historical museums and beautiful views. Read on to find out more about this 4th most visited city in Europe.

A day trip to Delphi

If you’re looking for something to do whilst in Athens, Delphi really is the perfect day trip – epic mountain views, ancient ruins and shopping in mountain towns. Read on to find out more.

15 Must See Sites in Athens

Advice on what to see in 3 days exploring Athens’ ancient monuments, great museums and amazing views in this historic capital city.