Tag Archive: Bristol

Reaching 40: These are my 40 best travel experiences in Europe (Part 2)

A big birthday is a time for reflection, not at least when you’re turning 40! I can’t believe I’ve reached the big 4.0, but I do prefer this compared to the alternative. On… Continue reading

15 European Christmas cities and what you shouldn’t miss

Europe is a fairytale at Christmas-time and whether you’re a big fan of Christmas or not, the twinkling lights and the smell of warm wine and roasted almonds bring atmosphere into the dark… Continue reading

Travelooney’s Random Travel Awards 2017 – Part 1

2017 was a busy travel year for me as I collected many new memories around Europe. Therefore I’d like to “reward” some of the destinations and locations I’ve had the priviledge to visit… Continue reading

Christmas in Europe: 13 first hand travel tips

While some people don’t like to travel during the Christmas-season, many other people love to see how it’s all done in other cities and countries, when it comes to Christmas markets, shopping and… Continue reading

Unique Accommodation: Luxury hostel-boat at Bristol Harbour

Like I have mentioned in a previous blog post about Bristol, this city’s open-mindedness, atmosphere and diversity has really caught me – so I was excited when I discovered that it had also… 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

Bristol – UK’s street art capital

I first discovered the world famous street art phenomenon Banksy 10 years ago, when I was living in the UK, and I really think that was what kick-started my passion for this exciting… Continue reading

5 amazing parts of Bristol you can’t miss

To be honest, my relationship with Bristol didn’t get off to the best start. I was living in Cardiff back in 2007 and took the bus to Bristol for a daytrip. It was… 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

Inside Cities: 3 places I love in Bristol

I love Bristol – for its street art, its culture and for its atmosphere around the harbour. While living in Cardiff, just across the border in Wales, I had the pleasure of visiting… Continue reading