Tag Archive: Cardiff

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

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

Cardiff: Princes & Paupers is a vintage wonder

I discovered it by a coincidence as I was shooting some photos in the lovely Castle Arcade in downtown Cardiff. My favourite of the Victorian and Edwardian arcades in the Welsh capital. I… Continue reading

Live from… Cardiff: It’s time to go north on a train adventure

Even a small country like Wales can offer massive contrasts. Yesterday I arrived in Cardiff by train from the west coast of the naturally stunning Pembrokeshire region, and even though Cardiff isn’t a… Continue reading

7 cool places I’ve watched icehockey in Europe – and the stories behind

I am a hockeyfan as much as a travelooney and I love to catch a local game when staying in cities around Europe. I have even travelled especially to attend some games. As… Continue reading

These 5 iconic buildings will lure you to Cardiff Bay

If you’re not from the UK or into the sport of rugby, you might never have thought of visiting the Welsh capital Cardiff. But trust me, it’s one of the most overlooked capitals… Continue reading

A Dane with a dragon’s heart

  Most Danes don’t know anything about Wales and neither did I first time I stepped out of Cardiff Central Station, an evening back in March 2007. Now, almost nine years later, my heart… Continue reading

5 Christmas markets you should check out this season

Soon we’re halfway through November, and it’s already a long time since the retail world brought out their Christmas decorations. But mid-November marks the start of many Christmas markets around Europe, so I… Continue reading

Go Green: Welsh and wonderful

Roath Park What: Public park Where: Cardiff, Wales Web: – This is one of my absolute favourite parks in Europe. A stunningly beautiful public park in the suberb of Roath in Cardiff. Roath is one of the nicer… Continue reading