Mountain Hiking and Wine Tasting, Barcelona

Last month, I had my first taste of the summer heat on a three night trip to Barcelona. My flight took a mere one hour thirty minutes to take me from dull and rainy England to a sun bathed Spain. I’ve visited Barcelona once before, in early 2015 on a trip with University and had…

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Norway Fjords Cruise, Olden and Stavanger

For the second half of our cruise to Norway, we stopped first at Olden, a tiny little village hidden between the mountains.  Although this was our first real taste of colder weather as the sunshine had decided to desert us, I really enjoyed the fact the weather was so mixed and gave us a feeling…

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Norway Fjords Cruise, Bergen and Flåm

Our first port of call in Norway was Bergen, the second largest city in the country. It’s also said to typically be one of the wettest cities in Europe, but luckily the sun was shining for us and the day felt similar to mid-summer. Bergen seemed to have a mixture of every element of Norway…

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A Trip to Harwich

For the last couple of days I headed over to the town of Harwich, it’s a little seaside destination with a difference as it’s directly next to a port so you can sit and watch huge ships come and go. The area I stayed in was quirky yet quiet and seemed to just be relaxed…

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