My holiday Wishes: The Greek Island Series, Part 5: Skiathos

This small little island is located in the north west of Greece and part of the Sporades. You can get there by boat or with flights both from Thessaloniki and Athens. A lot of European countries also have charter flights here during the summer months. Why Skiathos: The island offers more then 50 beaches along with…

How to spend a weekend in Cork, Ireland

A while back I wrote the story about how I moved to Cork and how it changed my life. I thought I would do another post about how you can spend a weekend in the city. Because there is a lot more to this city then work and just going to the pub. Breakfast at Tonys…

Malta: 5 don’t miss restaurants

This island in the Mediterranean is very small but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a lot to offer. Amazing climate ( might even be to hot in the summer), a lot of history and places with blue and crystal clear water. whether you prefer the more quiet and relax north or the party life…

Day trips in Catalunya: Part 2, Sitges

Sitges is a very cool place about 35 kilometres from Barcelona. It offers both beaches, great nightlife and interesting sights. It’s also considered to be one of the most gay-friendly places in the world and hosts several big festivals every year. You can easily get here from Barcelona with the train. It’s also perfect for…

My Holiday Wishes: The Greek Island Series, Part 4: Mykonos

It’s time to dream about Greece again and the very beautiful island of Mykonos. It’s part of the cyclades and have a population of approximately 10,000 people. You can easily get here by boat or in the summer also flights from Athens. Enjoy!     Why Mykonos: This island is mostly known as a party…

My Travel Wishes: A day in Vancouver!

Next stop for my Travel city wishes is Canada’s 8th largest city, Vancouver. This city has been on my wishlist for a while for many of reasons. One is that I’m a huge fan of the Vancouver Canucks and would love to see a game or two. Other reasons is that one, it just seems…

Memories from Lloret de mar in pictures

When we first moved to Spain again we spent a few days in a town called Lloret de mar before me moved down to Barcelona. It’s a coastal town that’s very popular in the summer. We were there just when the season was about to end and we got lucky when we visited the beach…

My Holiday Wishes, The Greek Islands Series: Part 3, Symi

It’s weekend and time to dream about another Greek island. This time we’re going to the colourful Island of Symi. Enjoy! Why Symi: This island is part of a group called the Dodecanese island group. The port of Symi looks like something from a painting, just breathtaking. Add to this amazing beaches and fun experiences such…

Barcelona food tips: Barcelona Beer Company & Tacos Tacos

Barcelona Beer Company:  Are you a fan of beer? Then this place is certainly a must. Located near plaza universitat and with their own brewery you are sure to experience something extra. The selection has a few classics but also seasonal beers. If you’re looking for something to eat they also have a menu of…

Barcelona: 2 awesome bar tips!

Want to have a night out that’s a bit more than the usual. Here are two bar tips that won’t disappoint. Espit Chupitos: This shots bar is located on several places in the city. They have over 200 items on the menu and the funny thing is, you have no idea what you are ordering. The names…

My holiday Wishes: The Greek Island series, part 2: Thassos

Time for part 2 in my holiday wishes series about the wonderful Greek islands. This time I’m moving up to northern Greece and the island of Thassos. Hope you enjoy! Why Thassos?  This beautiful island located in the north of Greece is surrounded by amazing crystal blue waters and have some stunning nature. The secluded…

Day trips in Catalunya: Part 1, Girona

Catalunya is so much more then just Barcelona. Everything from the wonderful beaches on Costa Brava to the medieval cities of Tarragona and Girona, and don’t forget the home town of Salvador Dali, Figueres. The trains and bus system works well and makes it easy to take a day trip. Girona is another major city…