Bordeaux: An Underrated, Beautiful City

Bordeaux: An Underrated, Beautiful City

Bordeaux is a small & really gorgeous city. I really wasn't sure what to expect - my only knowledge was that this region of France is known for WINE, which was reason enough for us to make a visit. Joe and I did something a little different this trip and stayed outside the centre of [...]

The Sound of Salzburg

The Sound of Salzburg

We left Hallstatt pretty early on Sunday as we had a lot to do once we got to Salzburg. We stayed at the wonderful Hotel Mozart, which had an amazing location - nearby all of the sights we wanted to see, as well as a stone's throw to the Salzach River which crossing over leaves [...]

Salt Mines & Bone Houses

Salt Mines & Bone Houses

We had an early start the next day as it was our first (and last!) full day to explore Hallstatt. And what better way to wake up then with some freshly baked goods? As you've heard me complain before, finding a decent breakfast in Europe is near to impossible, so you can imagine the trouble [...]

Our Sicilian Send-Off

Our Sicilian Send-Off

Although we were all sad that our time in Sicily was coming to an end, luckily we had our entire last day to explore due to the fact that there was only one 9pm flight departing from Palermo that Sunday (Thank you Ryanair!). There were a couple of other towns that we wanted to stop [...]

Out to the Tip of Trapani

Out to the Tip of Trapani

Although I was sad to leave Cefalù, it was time to head on to Trapani, the final destination of our trip. We piled into the car and headed west, through lots of rolling hills in between mountains, and then finally curved back around to the coast again. We were all so giddy when we started [...]