6 things you’ll miss in photos from Pembrokeshire

If you type in ‘Pembrokeshire coast’ on Google images, you’ll get a long list of stunningly beautiful scenes from the wild wild Wales. But trust me, the coastline of Pembrokeshire is one of those places… Continue reading

A responsible cup of coffee

La Ciudad Invisible Insider tip to: Madrid, Spain What: Café Where: Constanilla de Los Ángeles 7, 28013 Madrid On the line: www.laciudad-invisible.com While living in downtown Madrid, this eco-friendly travel café quickly became my favourite place to write.… Continue reading

My top 5 travel experiences so far this year

I have been extremely fortunate to be able to travel a lot this year. Actually most of the time, since living abroad in Spain has felt like travelling too. And more awaits, but for… Continue reading

A hostel with heart and history

The Old School Hostel Insider tip to: Trefin, Pembrokeshire What: Hostel Where: Ffordd-yr-Afon, Trefin, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, SA62 5AU Phone: (+44) 01348 831 800 On the line: www.oldschoolhostel.com If you have travelled on a budget you have most likely… Continue reading

Travelling for contrast

Today I’m writing my blog-entry from a bench in a little chapel. A chapel beside my temporary home here on the rural west coast of Wales. It’s just a couple of weeks ago… Continue reading

An offroad lifestyle

Finally I found some time for an update again. My recent travels from Spain to Switzerland and Denmark didn’t leave much time for reflection, but now I’ve settled for a few weeks in West Wales, where peace and past time… Continue reading

Travel Thoughts: A dream come true

(Cover photo: Switzerland Tourism / swiss-image.ch / Marcus Gyger) Snowy white mountain peaks, sun-reflecting lakes and grass that really does seem to be greener on the other side. Switzerland is one of my favourite… Continue reading

Alternatives: Bristol

Location: Southern England Connection: Fly to Bristol Airport. From London you can take the train or busses like National Express. Known for: Street art, Banksy, Shaun The Sheep, Clifton Suspension Bridge Highlight events: Bristol Harbour Festival, Bristol Balloon Fiesta, Upfest More info at: www.visitbristol.co.uk… Continue reading

7 reasons why you won’t miss the beach in Madrid

Madrid is often overlooked and underrated as a choice for European travellers. It’s the third biggest city in Europe, but often drops low on many travellers itineraries. One of the main reasons for this… Continue reading