The Best City Breaks in Scandinavia

Malmö City Hall

Scandinavian cities are a perfect choice for a summer citybreak getaway. We explore the five best cities across the Scandinavian region to visit. Each of our chosen Scandi cities is beautiful, and offers a wonderful mix of city bustle and a serene natural environment within close reach. ... Read more »

Three Delicious Small Plate Restaurants in Stockholm

I have said before how fabulous the food scene in Stockholm is, and written about the fantastic tastings we enjoyed on our Stockholm food walking tour. We also had some excellent restaurant meals during our long weekend in the city. Restaurants in Stockholm are wonderfully inventive, offering high quality cooking that references food influences from ... Read more »

Travel Quote Tuesday | Moments

‘Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.’ There is a question mark over the attribution of this quote, with some assigning it to Maya Angelou and others to Vicki Corona. The writings of Maya Angelou have long been an inspiration to me ... Read more »

Travel Quote Tuesday | Alfred Tennyson

Travel is addictive! If I’m not actually travelling, chances are good that I’m researching, planning and booking at least one future holiday if not two, not to mention processing images and writing up blog posts on the most recent trip. Tennyson needs no introduction from me. I love this quote from his poem Ulysses, written ... Read more »