When you don’t speak the language that the menu is written in it’s nothing unusual to just point at a random dish and hope for the best. Lesson learnt, I now know that I am not a fan of raw minced beef, known locally as tartare de boeuf…. Better luck next time!
Guest post: Georgia Evans, age 11 PGL (Parents Get Lost) is an activity centre for kids. A couple of weeks ago I went to the one in Lincolnshire with the school for 5 days. And it was a very fun week! My mum was surprised to pick me up from the trip carrying a bag […]
Have you ever eaten something abroad that you have had a thousand times before back home and thought there is something different about this? My traveling taste buds have taught me that this is often the case. There are varying examples of this, some with reasons for their differing taste, and others perhaps not. Here […]
One of the main frequented parts of Milan is the Piazza Del Duomo, which is the square surrounding the popularly visited cathedral, more commonly known as the Duomo. This is a very pleasant area, within which many people will simply chill out on the steps to the cathedral, soak up some sun and people watch. […]
Last weekend I decided to escape the UK for a couple of days and explore where ever easyJet had their cheapest flight; which turned out to be Milan. Being a big fan of the Italian destinations I had visited so far, as well as the local delicacies, I decided this weekend get-away would be a […]
There’s nothing quite so sensational as feeling the soft sand in your toes, the warm sun on your feet, or the new soil underneath your soles. Why choose any other footwear when travelling? Almost every photo of me on my travels I am either bare foot or wearing my flip flops. The amount of flip […]
Amsterdam is known for its sex tourism. Prior to visiting the city I had envisaged women standing on street corners in mini-skirts, however what I saw when I got there really intrigued me. Now I am not claiming to be an expert on the subject, I don’t know why these women are here, what their […]
When you go on holiday you are often dragged into bars and clubs by the PR workers. And this is especially the case in 18-30 type destinations, where the workers are paid to entice you into their bars and fuel you with cheaply made ‘fruit juice’ shots (I call them fruit juice because this is […]