BCN Mini Escapes: The Peaks of Montserrat.

For  year now I have been  told that I must get up to Montserrat! and for a  year I have been telling my self yes I have to get up there one day! well last weekend was that one day!  and what a great day it was. where, what , how : Montserrat is a mountain range, monetary […]

SnapShots – From Rottadam to Amsterdam & back again

( Day 1 – The Retreat! – Tales from Rotterdam) Day 2,  we awake  to find Aunty Adiam, setting the table for the buffet style breakfast she has prepared. She is not playing about today, after spending the day before sharing and caring on the balcony, she was on a mission to get us up and […]

The Retreat! – a.k,a The Girlie Wkend! – Tales from Rottadam (Part 1)

Last month I took my first trip of 2016, to Rottadam & Amsterdam. What started off as a simple visit to see a friend , quickly turned into an unexspected new type of mini adventure for me – The “girlie weekend”.  I had never been on a “girlie” break before. I guess because i have […]

Barcelona (BCN)-The 24hr Summer Beach City.

The Barcelona coastline is constantly changing with a never-ending buzz, and constant flow of people.  Each part of the day seems to attract a different type of activity and therefore persons, and best of all the beach never ever closes!. The 7 Beaches are primarily used a leisure/social venue where people or all ages, both […]

Celebrating The Gracia Festival (Fiesta Mayor de Gracia 2015)

The Gracia festival is a very lively and animated week-long street festival that takes place within the many streets and plazas in the Gracia neighborhood in Barcelona. This Festival is organised by the residents of the neighbourhood primarily a festival for the residents however, they are kind enough to invite all to join in Until […]

Barcelona – The Outdoor Art Gallery.

Taking a stroll along the long yellow beaches, through the quaint streets, within the inner city parks,  and along the vast avenues of Barcelona, has become one of my favorite pass times. Whilst strolling along I have noticed one thing these distinctive cityscapes have in common, Art. Barcelona is an Outdoor Art Gallery/ Outdoor art is […]

2 Trips & 2 Cities Perfect for solo female travellers

I’m  sending virtual high five’s yo all you lady solo travelers out there  taking on the world! And to you ladies that are yet to have solo trip, look lively and get involved! you have no idea what your missing. I love Love love  solo travel , and though France and Canada seem to be the

Review: Hostel 56, Urgell Barcelona

Hostel 56, was where we resided last week during our pre move trip to Barcelona. Sadly this hostel won’t be making my all time top 5 list any time soon, not because it’s awful but because it just isn’t really a hostel at all. Pros:  Price!  – This was its USP, it was cheap and cheerful which is […]