Paris | Two Days at Magical Disneyland

Our travel agent looked us like we were crazy when we asked to book a nights stay at Disneyland on our “romantic” Paris holiday in 2014. But let’s be honest, he probably doesn’t get many twenty-something child-less couples booking a romantic Parisian holiday and requesting at least one day at Disneyland. Looking back now, it was probably… Continue reading Paris | Two Days at Magical Disneyland

Cape Town | My Favourite Markets You Must Visit

This is the start of a blog series in which I give out all my tips for travelling to Cape Town. I did after all spend six years of my life there, and it is still one of my favourite cities in the world. That being said, brace yourself for all things Capetonian over the… Continue reading Cape Town | My Favourite Markets You Must Visit

Living abroad | My advice before immigrating

“Life might be difficult for a while, but I would tough it out because living in a foreign country is one of those things that everyone should try at least once. My understanding was that it completed a person, sanding down the rough provincial edges and transforming you into a citizen of the world.” –… Continue reading Living abroad | My advice before immigrating

Berlin | i31 Boutique Hotel Review

My process of booking a hotel is complex. It’s not just about one aspect such as price, location or comfort, but more of a combination. Booking our hotels for our most recent holiday to Europe was probably the most difficult. We were visiting three different countries in two weeks, which meant three different hotels. After… Continue reading Berlin | i31 Boutique Hotel Review

#YEGwinter | Ice Castles

Sometimes you’ve gotta just embrace winter. Which is obviously what the Ice Castles brainchild and ice-artist Brent Christensen did, when he invented this process whilst experimenting with winter activities for his children in the frontyard of their Utah home. #YEGwinter I’ve started yet another series, (Check out #YEGweekly too) one completely dedicated to what we can do during the winter.… Continue reading #YEGwinter | Ice Castles

#YEGweekly | Coffee Bureau

I am a self-proclaimed coffee-snob, having come from Cape Town, the city boasting the best coffee shop in the world, according to the Telegraph, I am slightly obsessed with finding the best coffee shops wherever I travel. It’s usually the first thing I research and the first stop on all our travels (post hotel check-in of… Continue reading #YEGweekly | Coffee Bureau

Reims | My favourite day trip from Paris

Only an hour train ride from Paris and you can be in the historical city of Reims, in the Champagne region of France. And as the name suggests, this is the region where champagne is made. Most people only visit Reims for the Champagne. While you can get sparkling wine all over the world, no… Continue reading Reims | My favourite day trip from Paris