Lindisfarne: Day trips in the UK

Lindisfarne is a pretty little tidal island off the northeast coast of England. It is also known as the Holy Island and has a population of just over 160 permanent residents. What is there to see at Lindisfarne, you ask? It’s a cute little village with the ruins of a priory, a lovely harbour, and Read More


How to See Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of those experiences you would find on almost every traveller’s hit-list, young and old. And with good reason. Machu Picchu is one of those global icons representing both a man made wonder, but also set in immensely beautiful natural surroundings and containing amazing depths of history to titillate the mind. When Read More


Rotterdam and the Dutch Royal Family

Rotterdam was a complete surprise to me. It had been described as very modern, due to being almost completely destroyed in WWII. Modern architecture isn’t usually my thing, and it’s not really what I travel to Europe to see, so I wasn’t that thrilled. But. Rotterdam was lovely! Even for me, who had no previous Read More