Category Archives: Europe

Ski Trip Packing List: First Timer’s Guide

Ski Trip Packing List First Timer's Guide

It was for the first time this year, at the ripe old age of 37, that I finally tried my hand at skiing. Ok, well that’s not strictly true, I had once tried skiing as part of a school trip aged 11, but had such a horrific experience ploughing into and essentially mowing down one […]

Morzine Skiing: All You Need to Know to Plan your Perfect Trip

Morzine Skiing All You Need to Know

I went skiing in Morzine and I liked it! An adapted song lyric that I heard ringing around this French ski resort more than once, this Morzine mantra mostly seemed to emanate from the infamous Folie Douce – a bar notorious for its bench dancing, champagne cheering, cheesy pop fun brilliance. And, in a way, […]

Morzine Camping: Paid Sites, Refuge Network & Wild Camps

Morzine Camping

It’s a well-known skiing resort, in fact I’d argue it’s one of France’s best (learn why here), but did you know Morzine in the Alps is also an amazing spot to visit in the summer months? Awash with beautiful biking trails, alpine scenery, hiking opps and some pretty exceptional French charm thrown in for good […]

How to Organise Your Geneva to Morzine Transfer

How to Organise Your Geneva to Morzine Transfer

Planning on heading for a ski break in the beautiful French Alps resort of Morzine? Great shout! This incredible ski in / ski out is 100% vehicle free and offers one of the largest number of runs for skiers of all levels. But how to get to Morzine? Well, spoiler alert, if you didn’t already […]

Finding the Best Hotel in Morzine: The Perfect Ingredient in your Alps Adventure

Finding the Best Hotel in Morzine, France

I’m going to keep it tight and to the point here – if you’re looking for the best hotel in Morzine, look no further! Whether you plan to ski in the winter, cycle in the summer, travel with your family, go it alone, stay in a cosy room or rent out an entire chalet, this […]

What to Wear in Italy: Complete Packing Guide

What to Wear in Italy

Oh Italy, it really is the one country you want to try and look you’re most stylish for (well it’s probably up there with Paris and Santorini at least) and now you’ve got the dilemma of trying to fit that all into a small(ish) suitcase! Yes, we’ve all been there, done that, so trust me […]

Complete Guide to Visiting Cefalù & its Beach

Complete Guide to Visiting Cefalù & the Beach

Situated slightly to the east of Palermo, for those completing a circuit in west Sicily, Cefalù often gets left off the menu. And this is also true for those sticking to east Sicily, because Cefalù is still miles away! And this, in my experience leads to one of 2 things happening. Either Cefalù gets missed […]

How to Travel from Palermo to Cefalù

How to Travel from Palermo to Cefalù

If you’re visiting the west of Sicily than Cefalù is a must-see destination! Boasting a cute beach that diverts nicely from the usual rocky offering on this island, the gorgeous spot is also home to a historic old town, awash with quaint streets, great restaurants and a mighty old Cathedral. Well, come on, this is […]

How to Travel From Trapani to Favignana + Full Island Guide

How to Travel From Trapani to Favignana + Full Island Guide

I sometimes feel travel blogging is a bit like being a parent, we shouldn’t have favourites… but invariably we do! And so it is with Favignana in Sicily, for while I absolutely loved the whole of this Italian island, I have to be honest and say that Favignana stole a little bit more of the […]