Northern Europe

Gothenburg, Sweden

Feskekörka (“fish church”) is an indoor fish market in Gothenburg, Sweden, which got its name from the building’s resemblance to a Gothic church. It opened on 1 November 1874, and was drawn by the city architect Victor von Gegerfelt. Feskekörka is an institution in Gothenburg as well as a tourist magnet, housing one of the […]

The Blue Lagoon, Iceland

I’ve returned to Reykjavik on a girls trip.  I love love loved Iceland on my last trip here so was so excited to return. We stayed at the Ocean Comfort Apartments which was perfect for 3 or us sharing and was located in the city centre.   We went to Laundromat Cafe for breakfast on […]

Reykjavik, Iceland

A surprise trip to Iceland for my birthday to see the Northern Lights!  Best boyfriend ever!  I’ve dreamed of seeing the flickering neon lights of the aurora borealis and after hearing rave reviews about Reykjavik I was so excited about this long weekend. We flew via Copenhagen, where we had 12 hours to explore, more […]


We have had only 1 day in Copenhagen, it has been just a short stop on our way to Iceland. (Thankfully there was a luggage storage facility available at Copenhagen Airport so we managed to get a full 12 hours exploring the city with our trailing our luggage with us).  It is absolutely freezing so […]


As I’m still a budget traveller my friend and I were up at 2am to take a night bus into Trafalgar Square which is where the mega bus to Stanstead airport leaves from – an 1hr 45min later we arrive to the airport for our 6am departure.  Upon arriving in Oslo we realise that Easy […]