Visiting Belgrade: beyond the first impressions

Visiting Belgrade: beyond the first impressions

My first impression of Serbia was a bleak one. As an extremely English twenty-something year old lass (I'm all about that cream tea life), my only knowledge of the country I'd had up until the point that I visited it was pretty limited, and mainly garnered from what flashbacks I could recall from watching Newsround [...]

What to Do in Lefkada (Secret Beaches, Ionian Delicacies and Passer-by Pranksters)

What to Do in Lefkada (Secret Beaches, Ionian Delicacies and Passer-by Pranksters)

The last stop on Our Big Fat Greek Roadtrip was the little island of Lefkada (also known as Lefkas), just off of the West coast of Greece but connected to the mainland by a long narrow causeway and guarded by a Medieval castle at the causeway's entrance from the mainland. Similarly to the Peloponnese where [...]

Expectation vs Reality: A Midnight Trip to Nordkapp

Expectation vs Reality: A Midnight Trip to Nordkapp

But what on Earth is Nordkapp, I hear you ask!? Nordkapp, pals- or North Cape- is known as the Northenmost point of mainland Europe (although technically it isn't quite). Thousands of years ago it was a sacrificial point for the Sami people who continue to live here to this very day, but the first tourist [...]