London to Lake District

After a 6 hour drive we arrived at Windermere. It was too dark to see what our surroundings looked like, but from the smells and sounds I was sure we were in the middle of nowhere, just as I had wanted. Continue reading “London to Lake District”

The Wine Smelling Road That Leads to Saint-Émilion

I’m not kidding. It smells like wine as you approach this quant village in the southwest of France. This world heritage site sits quietly on the top of a hill, surrounded by an endless horizon of vineyards Continue reading “The Wine Smelling Road That Leads to Saint-Émilion”

KM Recommends: Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse by Brigid Keenan

Diplomatic Baggage is what I now deem as one of my most memorable reads.

Brigid Keenan, an expat wife/mother/journalist/do it all, writes about her unconventional life traveling and living abroad. Continue reading “KM Recommends: Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse by Brigid Keenan”

The All-Inclusive Dilemma

Far too often we are faced with the all-inclusive dilemma. “What is this?” You may ask. Well, it’s the ‘hard’ decision of having to choose between an all-inclusive resort and a nice bed and breakfast (or just ‘bed’). Continue reading “The All-Inclusive Dilemma”

8 Things I Love About Budapest

I’ve only been to Budapest twice but I can confidently say that it’s one of my favourite European cities. Budapest gives off an aura of a once grand but forgotten city, and this is exactly where my love for her stems.I have compiled a list of all of the reasons why I love the city and why you should too!

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High Up In The Buda Hills: A guide to getting to János Hill

János-hegy (or János Hill) is the highest point of Budapest, offering spectacular views of the city. It’s a little out of the way but it’s the journey that makes reaching the top all the more rewarding.

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5 Foods To Try In Budapest

On our travels, more often than not, we are led astray. This is especially true when it comes to food! Hungary is a nation rich in finger licking foods and the last thing I want is for you to end up in McDonald’s, too scared to delve into the unknown. Continue reading “5 Foods To Try In Budapest”

Staying Safe in Peru

South America may have a bad reputation for safety but I’m here to tell you it really isn’t that bad, especially now that governments have really put in effort to protect tourists as well as citizens. Continue reading “Staying Safe in Peru”