Oban / Easdale Island, Scotland – June 2008, May 2009 & Dec 2013

I love Scotland.  I didn’t know I would when I moved here… in fact, I barely knew where Edinburgh was in relation to everything else when I moved here.  Aside from being close and convenient to Europe, Scotland has some incredible holiday destinations of it’s

Budapest – Nov 2011

It has been 3 years since I visited Budapest, so you’ll excuse the lack of intricate detail in this post… but I will set out a few highlights of a very short trip I took there in 2011.   I went with a friend and

Venice – April 2011

  Ok, so I’m writing this 4 years late, but better late than never huh!   We arrived into Venice airport and walked a wee way from the terminal to the water taxis… this took us all the way to our stop, San Marco-Vallaresso, next to

Saint-Malo, France – August 2007

The only benefit of living in London was being close to the cheapest transport links – heading to the continent was just SO easy.   A group of us decided to head to Saint-Malo (on the Brittany coast) via the overnight ferry from Portsmouth.  

Milan – May 2007

Ok, I admit it, I am writing a lot of these blogs many years after I’ve actually visited these places… but my memory for navigation and places is pretty accurate – so, enjoy!   I was living in London in 2006/7 and decided one day