An Italian Adventure

There were two main reasons I was keen to visit Italy – gelato and pizza. I know that sounds kind of silly but when you love Italian food like I do, it’s a huge tick off the bucket list. We’d left serene Switzerland earlier that morning but when we stepped off the train at Rome […]

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A Place Beyond Belief

The only real plans I had when I arrived in Bruges, Belgium, were all food related. As a self proclaimed chocoholic, I did have a feeling that I would most likely enjoy my time in the chocolate capital of the world. What I didn’t expect, was just how much I would fall in love with […]

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The Beauty of Silence

Somehow it seems, that Switzerland is often missing from many travellers’ lists of must-see places in Europe. It has no famous triangular structures, no gigantic clocks that you can hear from miles away and it’s not exactly what springs to mind when dreaming of a European tan… But what it does have, certainly makes up […]

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Traded an Aussie Winter for a European Summer

Once again, it’s been too long since my last post but this time I have a pretty good excuse! For the past few years around June or July, it seemed that every second person I knew was off chasing a European Summer. It starts with a photo at the departures sign, checking-in at the airport […]

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