What is the capital of winter?

Winter is all about putting on extra layers of clothes before heading out into the cool crisp air. Putting on your best waterproof boots so you can kick through the sparkling white snow and the smells of cinnamon mixing with roasting chestnuts traveling through the streets. Winter is a magical time of the year, soContinue reading “What is the capital of winter?”

My favourite castles

CARDIFF CASTLE WHERE: Cardiff, Wales. WHY I LOVE HERE: This is the only place where I experienced a castle smack bang in the centre of a city, but as you enter the grounds feels like you’re a million miles away. The original motte and bailey were built in the 11th Century, but today you canContinue reading “My favourite castles”

The 5 most expensive European cities to visit

5. Dublin – The Republic of Ireland is a great country to visit and it can offer good value for money, but in general it is not a cheap country to visit. Dublin being the largest and capital city makes it more expensive than other cities such as Galway and Cork. Inexpensive restaurant meal: 15.10Continue reading “The 5 most expensive European cities to visit”

Best things to do in Copenhagen, Denmark

1. Freetown Christiania – This is a former military base that was taken over by hippies in 1971, but today it’s home to just over 900 people. Known as The Green Light District, it once sold all types of cannabis that were illegal elsewhere in Denmark. Today all the stalls have been forced to close,Continue reading “Best things to do in Copenhagen, Denmark”