During a week’s visit to Málaga, I needed to get some work done, and while my airbnb flat had a decent WiFi connection, I didn’t want to stay there for hours when I could be in the city.. I found some cool laptop-friendly cafes in Málaga to work from with free WiFi, power plugs and a nice atmosphere.
Brno, the second city in the Czech Republic, is known for its unique architecture. It prides itself on its rich heritage of modernist architecture, with its minimalist elegance.
One of many cool travel gadgets designed to charge your phone and other devices when you travel, but this one is surprisingly clever: The BioLite CampStove is a portable, lightweight stove to use for cooking your meals while you’re backpacking, but it also includes a charging port for your devices.. It comes in a bundle that includes a grill, a kettle and a USB powered light, alongside the ...
When you go on holiday, hotel travel accessories can make your stay away from home much more comfortable. If you travel frequently and stay at hotels, you probably know that no matter how good the hotel is, it usually won’t cater for everyone’s needs.
The Narcissus Hall ©Leighton House Museum, RBKC. Image courtesy of Will Pryce. Lord Leighton was an artist from a well-off family in the Victorian era, who filled his house with his own artworks and art from his collection.
UPDATED February 2020. Brick Lane is an iconic street in East London with a lot of exciting things to discover and an atmosphere you can’t find anywhere else.. London’s Brick Lane is where you go for a vibrant mix of food markets, street performers, vintage shops, curry restaurants, trendy cafes, incredible street art, independent bookshops and rainbow bagels…
This book lives up to its title 😉 National Geographic’s photographers present their unbeatable captures of landscapes and people. An inspiration and a perfect gift for any photography lover, this book focuses on the most impressive images categorised under six sections: Mystery, Harmony, Wit, Discovery, Energy, and Intimacy.
Turin Museum of Decorative Arts. Don’t miss out on this gem if you love design, especially interior design. The Museum of Decorative Arts (Fondazione Accorsi Ometto – Museo di Arti Decorative) is a private museum based on a collection of and antique dealer from Turin called Pietro Accorsi.
One one of my recent trips to Poland, I experimented with two offline maps to see which is best at navigating in a foreign city.. Using offline map apps isn’t something I normally do. I decided to make an experiment to see what it’s like to navigate with offline maps in a big city that I didn’t know well.. I found that the offline versions give you a lot of information and have quite ...
The Non-museum in Vilnius lets you travel all across Lithuania with VR glasses and enjoy its lovely landscapes with carefully curated themes.. Australian airline Qantas lets you “see the best of Australia” before you fly.. Travel World VR is a free virtual reality and augmented reality app for Android and Iphone that lets you see places on your phone before you book your holiday.
Kaunas, Lithuania’s second largest city, holds many surprises even for experienced travellers. Get an offline map of this guide to Kaunas. If you’re looking for a new destination to discover in Europe, put Kaunas on your list.
If you are planning to visit Tel Aviv for the first time, there are some travel tips that will make your trip go more smoothly and help you avoid some common mistakes.. UPDATED: March 2020. As a local Tel Avivian, I’ve hosted many guests and guided many more around the city.
To help us find the real street art gems, we took a guided street art walking tour with Nicos from Alternative Athens.. I went on the tour with a group organised by Adi Shapira and Galit Weinberg, two bloggers who run unique tours for women.. A lot of the street art in Athens has social and political messages.
Street Art in Kazimierz (The Jewish Quarter of Krakow) The Jewish Quarter in Krakow is the trendy, bohemian part of the city. Amidst all the vintage shops, indie galleries and hipster cafes, it’s not surprising that Kazimierz street art is blooming.
Plant-based moussaka with kale. For dessert, we took the avocado chocolate mousse cake out of the fridge and it was irresistible. All in all, it was a wonderful, creative meal and a great experience.
Brno’s stylish Villa Tugendhat . This villa is the most popular tourist attraction in Brno, the second city in the Czech republic.. It’s also a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of those places people have to book tickets for months in advance.
Flying the Nest is the travel blog and vlog channel run by the adorable Aussie couple, Stephen and Jess Parry-Valentine. This entertaining duo has been traveling the globe full-time since 2015, and they have visited over 80 countries since then.
I was given a copy of this book years ago by an Australian friend in London and it’s still one of my favourite books. Brick Lane has been a super trendy part of London for quite a while now, but behind its current hipster facade, it has a history of poverty and immigration. “Salaam Brick Lane: A Year in the New East End” is an autobiographical novel.
Kaunas, Lithuania, is a great city to discover urban art. The murals in Kaunas are really impressive and it even has an entire courtyard full of street art!
The menu includes special deals for breakfast and lunch, plus a general menu of starters, mains and desserts. I tried their seitan wok, which was a little spicy (a good thing).