Category Archives: Western Europe

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 […]

Top 20 Things to Do in Sicily

Top 20 Things to Do in Sicily

Let’s be honest for a moment here, who doesn’t want to holiday in Sicily? The most southerly part of Italy and the largest island in the Mediterranean, this incredible part of Europe boasts sensational weather, fabulous history, amazing food, great coast and a fascinating culture influenced by nearby North Africa, as well as the sun-baked […]

Top 13 Things to Do in Palermo, Sicily

Top 13 Things to Do in Palermo, Sicily

The roaring capital of Sicily is a feast for all those who lay eyes on her… both literally and metaphorically! Indeed it’s hard not to be blown away (and have your waistline seriously expanded) during a trip to this vibrant and authentic city, which definitely ranks among my favourite places on the island. With a […]

Amsterdam to Prague by Train: All You Need to Know

Amsterdam to Prague by Train All You Need to Know

2 of Europe’s most popular cities, there’s no question that if you haven’t visited either Amsterdam or Prague before, then you definitely should! The sort of destinations you return to time and time again – or at least I find myself returning there again and again! – there’s always something new to discover in these […]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel Sicily?

How Much Does it Cost to Travel Sicily

In my general travel experience, it has to be said that travelling to islands never works out as cheap as hitting up mainland destinations. There’s usually an added cost of getting there, plus services tend to be a little more expensive after you arrive too – either due to the fact that options are limited, […]