Abroad in Europe, Germany

A short stay in Heidelberg

Heidelberg is one of the oldest towns in Germany. Famous for its university and castle, it was a place we were very excited to visit! We arrived in the evening by train but had to get a taxi to our hotel because the station is a long way from the old town. After checking in… Continue reading A short stay in Heidelberg

Abroad in Europe, spain

San Sebastián: a spontaneous trip to a seaside stunner

San Sebastián (or Donostia, to give it its Basque name) is the capital of the Guipuzcoa province and a favourite destination for those wanting to soak up a bit of sun and a bit of culture. So, one Saturday in November we decided we wanted to see this gorgeous coastal town for ourselves. The temperature… Continue reading San Sebastián: a spontaneous trip to a seaside stunner

Abroad in Europe, belgium

Our Brussels Top 5

Brussels is easily one of our favourite cities. The Belgian capital has a really special atmosphere because it's so vibrant and multicultural. We've visited Brussels together a few times now so we thought we'd share some tips to inspire you all! Here's our top 5... #5 Molenbeek Street Art The Molenbeek quarter of Brussels isn't… Continue reading Our Brussels Top 5

Abroad in Europe, spain

A long weekend in Madrid

We've been to Madrid a couple of times in the last year and we've completely fallen in love with it! During our most recent visit to the city we stayed at the Hotel Only You Atocha. We arrived in Madrid by train from Pamplona and the hotel was in a perfect location, just across the… Continue reading A long weekend in Madrid