If you are lucky enough to spend Christmas in Paris you will be delighted by this magical city. The aroma of vin chaud and roasting chestnuts fills the air and millions of fairy lights sparkle. Paris embraces winter and at Christmas
Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city, is not a destination that is on a travellers “must see” list. Most people head to Croatia to spend time at the coast. I can understand why, as the coastal cities are really beautiful. I read
Cappadocia is an area in central Turkey. I have seen so many photographs of the area, but none of them did justice to the otherworldly beauty. I fell in love with it instantly. Getting there My trip did
Istanbul has been on my bucket list for ages. In my mind’s eye I conjured up exotic images of the ancient spice route, fragrant food and colourful bazaars. I had heard mixed reports about the political stability in city, but
I was en route from Hue, the Imperial City, to Hoi An. I had seen the Top Gear Vietnam Special where they went over a spectacular road called the Hai Van Pass and I was keen to follow in their footsteps. Public
Who doesn’t love a good ice-cream or to be more precise a good gelato? I can already hear you asking aren’t they the same thing? Actually, they are not. That’s not to say that I don’t enjoy both of them!
Herculaneum or Ercolano as it was also known is just a few kilometres away from Naples at the western base of Mt. Vesuvius. It was destroyed at the same time as Pompeii in 79 AD. Strangely its story is not