The best decision of my life

I’m sure everyone can think of a moment in their life where they have made the right decision. Perhaps even one that changed their life. This post is about mine and there won’t be… Continue reading

Muskau Park – A magnificent UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Boyfriend and I visited my family in Dresden in July last year. We usually fly over in December for Christmas so spending time there in the summer was a welcome change. We… Continue reading

10 Reasons why this summer can officially go now

I got an email from Ryanair this morning with quite a funny advert: The suggested destinations on offer in the email were Memmingen (Munich) and London. It was a sad reminder just how bad… Continue reading

Guinea pig on the road – no lemons

When life gives you lemons… make something else. Tell us about a time you used an object or resolved a tricky situation in an unorthodox way. The scene in “Raiders of the Lost… Continue reading

Texture in Florence

This week, share a texture found in an unexpected place. It could be made of natural materials, as in these images, or with man-made objects. The photo shows the first out of three courtyards… Continue reading

Irish Blog Awards

Last night I got an email saying that I had been accepted as a judge for the Irish Blog Awards! 😀 I’m super excited but have a lot of work ahead now. There’s… Continue reading

First travel guide ready – Algarve :)

I’ve finally finished my Algarve travel guide! It’s only taken me forever. You can find it HERE. I hope you enjoy it and get inspired to visit this beautiful region of Portugal 🙂 M

The dentist – my best friend

“Hang on”, you must be thinking, “this is meant to be sarcastic, right?”. Nope! I am 100% serious. I like my dentist and that’s probably a good thing, because I tend to frequent… Continue reading

Q: How much can you achieve in 14 days?

A: A LOT! I started this blog on 21st July, so I am celebrating just two weeks of blogging and this: I have to say I’m completely overwhelmed by the kindness of my fellow… Continue reading

To Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before

Those were the words of Capt. Kirk from the 60’s TV show “Star Trek: The Original Series” and they are still relevant today. The technological advances allowed us to land on the moon, we… Continue reading

Zigzag in Bologna

This week, share a photo that foregoes the straightforward in favour of the twisting and winding. I snapped this photo at Bologna train station where the setting sun made the perfect background for… Continue reading

The Eighth Sin – Noise

Remember the seven cardinal sins? You’re given the serious task of adding a new one to the list — another trait or behavior you find particularly unacceptable, for whatever reason. What’s sin #8… Continue reading