Category Archives: Europe

For some unknown reason, Croatia never featured on our list of places to visit. But when we heard Dubrovnik was hosting the Adriatic Pearl ‘Dance for the Thrones’ competition this year, we packed our dance shoes without a second thought. It turns out it was a fantastic decision. Chris and I arrived in Croatia on Read More →

As you may have seen in our previous post, ever since Chris and I lived in Colombia we have become big fans of dancing. The good news is, this has given us a further reason to travel and it’s also the perfect way to get to know people when we do. I am currently performing Read More →

Next week, Chris and I celebrate our 13th wedding anniversary. In total, it will have been exactly 17 happy years together as we married on the same day we met -plus four years, obviously. 🙂 During that time, we’ve been lucky enough to travel to more or less the four corners of the world. This Read More →

It’s been a while…With the exception of a few Facebook posts, we’ve been a little quiet on the blogging front over the past year or so. Reason being, ever since we left Colombia in May last year, our lives have been a little more complicated than expected. The Englishman moved to Germany and so being Read More →

The mission:  When the good people at asked me to review their London walking tours app, it gave me the perfect excuse to visit my former colleagues during my spring break in the UK. The app covers a wide range of different walking tours. For example we could have chosen Shakespeare’s London, Bridges of London, Buckingham Palace Read More →

There seems to be a fairly widespread feeling that by and large, 2015 wasn’t one of the world’s best years. Which makes us all the more excited that this sorry excuse for a year is now behind us, and 2016 lies tantalisingly before us. In an effort to make the most of the year we Read More →

If you have followed this blog for any period of time, you may have noticed that if I was a super-hero, my mortal weakness would be mountains - see here and here for earlier examples of my epic fails. So when Chris decided to attempt the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge last weekend, my head told me just Read More →

So there I was, sat in a huge great palace somewhere in Austria waiting for one of the famous Schoenbrunn Palace concerts to begin when I spotted him, Chris’s doppelganger (ironic as doppelganger is of course a German word meaning double-goer  🙂 )!… …A few years ago Chris and I decided to treat ourselves to Read More →