Celebrating Christmas Around The World

For me, celebrating Christmas was always one of the most magical times of year. I used to live in Poland, where almost every year my town was covered with snow. The most important day of celebration was Christmas Eve, where we would sit down together at the table as a family. After we’d spotted the first star in the...

5 Festive Christmas Markets to Visit

Christmas markets should be a seasonal staple on every traveller’s list. Filled with twinkling lights, cosy gift cabins and festive food and drink, what’s not to love? So, whether you’re visiting family and friends this winter, or jetting off on holiday, take inspiration from these five fabulous Christmas markets and plan a visit of your own! Bath Christmas Market, England If...

Christmas lights in London!

One of the best places to visit during Christmas is definitely London. I love walking around at that time of year and feel the Christmas spirit everywhere, smell the hot wine, apples covered in caramel or roasting chestnuts and see wonderful Christmas trees and lights all around the city.Southbank Trafalgar SquareStrand and Covent GardenLeicester Square and Piccadilly CircusRegent StreetCarnaby StreetOxford Street What...

48 Hours in Tokyo

If you’ve already read my post about getting to Tokyo, you’ll already know that Typhoon Lan shortened my days out in Tokyo from three to two. I didn’t have a set itinerary for my visit to the city, but I did have a list of places to see. After making a quick plan in the morning, we were ready...

Flying to Tokyo and Typhoon Lan

When I booked Tokyo for the next destination of our round-the-world trip, I thought travelling in Tokyo would be a lot more complicated than it was. I’ve visited countries before where the alphabet isn’t made up of letters I know, but after reading other traveller’s tips about how little was translated, I was nervous! Luckily, language barriers weren’t as...