Europe · Oceania

11 countries in 2015

2015 has seen me visiting 10 out of 11 new countries, close to home in Europe as well as in South East Asia and Australia, all very different but all fantastic in their own way! Poland Back in January I took a university trip to Kraków and Auschwitz to visit the historical city and the… Continue reading 11 countries in 2015

Europe

72 hours in London

We had originally booked our trip to London to visit the embassy and obtain our visas for Vietnam, but luckily on the 1st of July the visa regulations for UK citizens changed so tourists can obtain a 15 day visa on arrival. We were still keen to visit London as my boyfriend and I both love… Continue reading 72 hours in London

Asia · Europe · Oceania

Travel Planning

So I've finally completed three years of university, I had my final university exam last week, it's now a waiting game until June to find out my final degree grade! Then graduation in July - exciting times! So what I am doing now? Traveling! After three years studying a Tourism Management degree I've decided to take… Continue reading Travel Planning

Europe

Day trip to London

Being a bartenders girlfriend sometimes has it's perks and this was definitely one of them! My boyfriend is a bartender and had to take a day trip to London to visit a gin distillery, Sipsmiths in Chiswick.  With one thing and another it just so happened that his colleague could no longer accompany him so luckily for… Continue reading Day trip to London

Accommodation · Europe

Camping in Ravenglass

Having two days off in the sunshine when living in the Lake District can be the best! My boyfriend and I had two days off together, which is often rare, so we decided not to waste our days but find a cheap and cheerful evening away as we are obviously trying to save for traveling… Continue reading Camping in Ravenglass

Europe

Bruges, Belgium

My boyfriend and I visited Bruges at the end of February 2015, he had bought it for me as a 21st birthday present, when he first told me where we were going I embarrassingly asked ‘where?’. It wasn’t somewhere on the top of my radar however once I had done my research I discovered a… Continue reading Bruges, Belgium

Europe

Krakow, Auschwitz and Birkenau

As part of my third year I choose an optional module called Dark Tourism and Thana-events, throughout the module we learnt about death and disaster from a tourism management perspective taking into account ethical and moral issues, interpretation of dark tourism sites, the media, political portrayal amongst other issues. This module also included the opportunity… Continue reading Krakow, Auschwitz and Birkenau