Category Archive: Xperience

Isle of Man: Go sea-exploring with Shona

Shona is patiently waiting in the little harbour of Port Erin – her home near the southern tip of the Isle of Man. A self-governing island under the crown of the UK. From… Continue reading

Upfest 2017: A creative tsunami in South Bristol

Since 2008 an annual tsunami of colour and creativity has flushed through the streets of Bristol in Southern England. An ‘Urban Paint Festival’ named UPFEST that was just held again this past weekend… Continue reading

A gigantic hockey experience in Belfast

Combining my passion for icehockey with travelling is something I really love to do – so when I get the chance to catch a game abroad, it’s hard not to take. Recently I… Continue reading

Northern Ireland – the land of Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones has millions of fans all over the world, and you might be one of them! But did you know that much of the series is filmed in studios in Belfast… Continue reading

London: An inspirational boost at the Destinations Travel Show

Whether you’re looking for inspiration for your next journey – or like me, inspiration for your next travel article, Olympia in London is the place to be these days (February 2-5). I arrived… Continue reading

Swiss “wintertainment”: ICE MAGIC in Interlaken

Take five various sized ice rinks and connect them with 450 meters of icy runways. Add music and colourful lights, a stretch of enticing stalls of food and drinks, a cozy lounge area… Continue reading

5 capital Christmas markets in Europe

In a long dark winter season the European Christmas markets light up and invite to a different kind of travel experience. Not at least in Europe’s proud capital cities, that always seem to… Continue reading

Mercado de Motores – the perfect market in Madrid

I have experienced a wide range of markets on my trips around Europe. Many focused solely on food, others on art or vintage furniture. Local markets are always great places to soak up… Continue reading

Xperience: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

It seems like a dream of a childrens birthday party. You’ve got an amusement park, plenty of food and ice cream stalls, and of course… hundreds of colourful balloons! But this is one… Continue reading

Xperience: A tentacular market in Castro Caldelas

It’s Saturday in Castro Caldelas. A small Galician mountain village of around 1350 inhabitants, in the province of Ourense in northwestern Spain. Less than a two-hour drive from Portugal. But today is not… Continue reading