Category Archive: Inside Cities

Denmark: 3 great parts of Odense that make it worth visiting

For years my hometown of Odense in the heart of Denmark was “just getting by”, but recently the capital of the island of Funen have seen major developments and cultural events roll in… Continue reading

Kerteminde in Denmark: Let’s go for an ice cream

Summer in Denmark does not necessarily mean high temperatures and blue skies, but when the sun shines bright about our little nation – we Danes flock to our beaches and coastal towns to… Continue reading

Naturally Edinburgh: 5 gorgeous green spots in the Scottish capital

Edinburgh isn’t just cobblestoned streets and whisky-pouring pubs. The Scottish capital is greener than most and offers some excellent spots where you can disconnect from busy streets and enjoy a walk with a… Continue reading

Liverpool: A daytrip to “Beatleville”

When I travel I try to make the most of it and see as much as possible – so when I found myself with an open train pass and a few hours to… Continue reading

Wonderful walks in Madrid: ‘Big Attractions Edition’

Despite its size the Spanish capital is surprisingly walkable and offers endless hours of free entertainment – just by wandering its streets, squares and parks. I have been walking A LOT in Madrid… Continue reading

10 excellent reasons to go to Belfast ASAP!

I love to “discover” and explore underrated cities around Europe, and then to inspire people to do the same. Not at least when it comes to capitals that for one reason or another… Continue reading

Daytrip from Madrid: Alcalá is home to hundreds of storks

Shortly after exiting the humble train station in Alcalá de Henares, my partner and I spot the winged wonders that make this one of the greatest daytrip-destinations from Madrid. Because hundreds of nesting… Continue reading

Spain: Go against the flow – go north to San Sebastián

If you have been to Spain chances are good that you have ticked off Barcelona, maybe Malaga or possibly islands like Mallorca or Ibiza? But you CAN find wonderful beaches on the country’s… Continue reading

10 reasons why I fell in love with Cardiff

This month marks the 10-year anniversary of my relationship with Cardiff and Wales – as it’s exactly 10 years ago that I first stepped off the train at Cardiff Central Station, to discover… Continue reading

Street art in the heart of Belfast

Belfast in Northern Ireland is well-known for its political and religious street art murals in the former troubled neighbourhoods west of the city center. And these pieces are best discovered on a Black… Continue reading