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Hostel Review: Well’come To Algarve, Faro

Hostel Review: Well’come To Algarve, Faro

Hostel review of Well’come To Algarve in Faro, Portugal.

Pride: Learning To Be Comfortable In My Own Skin

Pride: Learning To Be Comfortable In My Own Skin

“There’s Nothing Wrong With You, There’s A Lot Wrong With The World You Live In” – Chris Colfer  I went to London Pride this year but this post is not about that. London Pride was not what I hoped it would be. Instead, this post is one […]

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

An Ode To Slowing Down and Countryside Living

I grew up in a town on the edge of the countryside – not quite rural enough to be countryside, but far enough away from a city and take-aways that stayed open past 10pm to make it dull. To put it bluntly, I hated it. […]

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

9 of Europe’s Creepiest Castles (and the Stories Behind Them)

With its narrow cobblestone streets and its old medieval buildings Europe can easily been seen as a continent of fairy tales. However, its castles perched high on its hills hide some sinister secrets, the ghosts of which still linger today.   Below are some of the most haunted castles […]

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

Have I Told You About The Time I Was On TV In Croatia?

I’d been in Croatia for three weeks and, later on that day I was saying my final goodbyes and heading across the border to Slovenia. For the two and a bit days I’d been in Zagreb there had been a girl in my hostel room […]

Things To Do In Milan If You’re Not In To Football Or Fashion

Things To Do In Milan If You’re Not In To Football Or Fashion

I didn’t think I’d fall in love with Milan (or Italy if I’m being totally honest) but the fact that I absolutely fell for the city and the Italian way of life should be taken as a reminder not to judge a place until you’ve […]

Postcards From Milan

Postcards From Milan

Ahh lovely, gorgeous, underrated Milan. It’s really easy to assume you won’t like Milan before you go but there’s so much to see and do that it’s a real shame that so many people overlook it. Many people have it in their heads that Milan […]