What to expect from the Spanish Capital

Being a person who loves anything that has to do with Spain, be it culture, food, language, music and well its people, I jumped at the first chance I got to visit the Spanish capital, Madrid. This was not my first time in Spain as recently I had had the chance to visit the remarkable…

The Artistic side of Barcelona

Many associate Barcelona with all things summer; beaches, water parks, partying, sangria, you name it! However, just because Barcelona surely knows how to do summer, it does not mean that that is all there is to this vibrant and dazzling Northern Catalan city. In fact, what I believe separates Barcelona from any other Spanish city…

To what extent is social media effective to a travel blogger?

With all the excitement that travelling and blogging bring along with them, many completely forget to dedicate some of their precious time reflecting on how effective the various social media they’re using, to reach their target audience, actually are. However, what these people may not realise is that basically without their Facebook page, their Instagram…

How to fit all of Rome’s major attractions in 48 hours

Many argue that to be able to visit a major European city properly, you would need to spend at least a week there and that sounds like something that would hurt your bank account big time, especially if you’re still a student. However, despite what many believe, sometimes just 48 hours would be enough for…

10 Vital Tips to keep in mind before booking your accommodation

Some people believe that these days, thanks to the Internet’s efficiency, all it takes to book an accommodation, is just you logging into booking.com, Airbnb.com or any other online accommodation booking website, writing your location and voilà …a list comes up with all the possible options. I dare to disagree as talking from experience, booking…

5 peaceful places in Denmark away from Copenhagen’s hustle and bustle

It is a truth universally acknowledged that having relatives living abroad is an advantage. Apart from the obvious fact that you’ll (probably) get free accommodation when visiting them, there’s also the advantage that you’ll have your own personal tour guide(s) to accompany you on your adventures. In addition, apart from visiting the major tourist attractions,…

Around the charming streets of Verona

Italy is one of those countries which, no matter how many times you visit it, you will always feel like there is much more left to discover. I don’t know about you but this is exactly how I feel; it is as if each Italian city is charming in a different way and this explains…

Introductory post: Why a travel blog?

Hi all, this is officially my first post on the blog; a blog which is actually part of a University project but also something which I’ve been wanting to do for a quite a long time but never really got around to it. However, now that I finally got an opportunity to embark on this…