2 Days in Bratislava | See the Highlights of Bratislava in 48 Hours

A guide on what to see and do with 2 days in Bratislava. Finally, Bratislava is appearing on the radar of people seeking interesting weekend breaks in Europe. The Old Town section is packed full of historic buildings, museums, shops, restaurants and bars, and it has an easy, laid-back vibe. Best of all, you can see all of the main highlights of Bratislava in 48 hours, at a relaxed, unhurried pace. Read on to find out more...   What to See with 2 Days in Bratislava Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia, and is located next to the River Danube. Just 70 kms away from Vienna in … [Read more...]

Bicycle Touring in Montenegro | Cycling from Greece to England

I spent just under a week bicycle touring in Montenegro in May 2016. My route followed the Montenegro coastline as part of a longer cycling trip across Europe. Read on to discover what I thought, the exact route I took, and to watch the daily vlogs made on the road! Bicycle Touring in Montenegro Montenegro was a country I had never visited before, and knew little about. I am embarrassed to say, that I still know little about it! I was under some pressure to meet several deadlines and appointments during my cycling trip. For this reason, my experience of bicycle touring in Montenegro was … [Read more...]

Discover Bela Krajina in Slovenia by Bicycle from Big Berry Lifestyle Camp

My 2016 bicycle touring route from Greece to England took me through Slovenia, a country I had never visited before. During my time there, I was invited by Big Berry Lifestyle Camp to stay for three nights. As well as kindly hosting me, they showed me around some of the local area on a mini bicycle tour. Read on to find out what I saw when I explored Bela Krajina in Slovenia by bicycle! Big Berry Lifestyle Camp in Slovenia Word is slowly getting out about Slovenia. It's green, it's beautiful, it's orderly, it's peaceful. I'd been looking forward to checking it out myself for quite some … [Read more...]

Bicycle Touring Budget for May 2016 | Cycling from Greece to England

Here's my bicycle touring budget and end of month round up for May 2016 calculated during my cycle ride from Greece to England. If you are interested in how much bicycle touring costs, then read the full article where I break everything down.   Bicycle Touring Budget for May 2016 One of the things I wanted to do during this bicycle tour from Greece to England, was keep track of how much I spend. During my other tours, I have taken an ultra-budget approach, and have even written an article on how you can cycle around the world on less than 10 pounds a day. For this trip however, I … [Read more...]

Dubrovnik – Is beauty only skin deep?

There is no denying that Dubrovnik is a visually beautiful city. Sometimes though, beauty is only skin deep. Find out what I really thought of Dubrovnik, the Pearl of the Adriatic. Dubrovnik - Pearl of the Adriatic One of the destinations I was most looking forward to on my 2016 Greece to England bicycle tour, was Dubrovnik. Sometimes referred to as the Pearl of the Adriatic, every photo I have seen of it seems amazing. Indeed, as I approached Dubrovnik on the bike, I was rewarded with amazing views out over the famous walled old town. The scene was set then for a couple of days … [Read more...]