Hofbrau Haus Antics – Snapshot Story #9

Sometimes when you look back at a photo from a past trip or event, you can’t help but laugh. Some photos hold memories so strong that the image doesn’t even tell a fraction of the story that actually went on. This week’s Snapshot Story photo is one of those for sure. It was from our…

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Visiting Windsor Castle

When doing the royal tour around England, one stop that is a must is a visit to Windsor Castle. While Buckingham Palace only has seasonal entry, Windsor Castle tends to be a year round opportunity to step into the world of the British Royal family. We had the opportunity to visit during a very intensive…

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The Roman Baths of Bath

A couple of years back, on our visit to England, we took a day trip from London to Stonehenge, Windsor Castle and the Roman Baths. Each of the 3 stops on our day trip was great for different reasons, however the Roman Baths may have been the favourite on the day. THE ROMAN BATHS The…

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Tips to Save Money in London

London is a popular travel destination, whether you are travelling with kids, visiting as a couple, with friends or doing the solo history buff sightseeing. It has something for everyone, and a whole lot more. But it can also be considered one of the more expensive travel destinations… at least if you are from somewhere…

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Vysoke Tatry: Slovakian High Tatras

One of the best parts of travelling around Europe is the fact that there are so many countries in such close proximity to one another. It is so easy to just duck over the border to another country for a few hours or a few days, without travelling far. Our visit to the Slovakian High…

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5 Best Places to Visit in Poland

Poland – far more than just great vodka! Poland is one of Europe’s lesser known gems, so rich in culture and history and a country not to be missed. If you love picturesque architecture, medieval cities and typically European town squares, great food and good value, Poland has you covered. And despite suffering heavy destruction to certain…

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The Best Way to Travel Bavarian Germany

Bavarian Germany is one of our favourites, filled with picturesque cities with old world charm and beautiful architecture. Not to mention all the typical German favourites – the food, the beer and the vibe. It is little wonder Bavaria is a popular German travel destination. Bavaria is a southern state of Germany, bordering the countries…

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10 Things to do in London With Kids

London is right up there as far as family friendly travel destinations go, with so many things to do in London with kids, that it is actually pretty tough narrowing it down to just a shortlist. But like any great city, there are a few attractions that have that extra special appeal for younger travellers….

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One Day in Venice: Our Itinerary

Venice is one of my favourite cities in the world… so far. It’s impossible not to love the floating city, with the maze of canals, the paths and bridges connecting it all together and of course the incredible architecture. Arriving in Venice makes you feel like you have just stepped onto the set of a movie…

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