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How to Visit Catania Sicily On a Budget

For the vast majority of the time that I’ve travelled, I’ve only visited countries that are known for being budget friendly. Cambodia, Ukraine, Poland and the Balkans feature heavily on this blog, and that is no accident. As somebody…

Germany

Visiting Hamburg Germany – A Musical Pilgrimage

I’ll be honest – before I visited Hamburg earlier this month, I didn’t know anything about it. I’ve met a couple of cute boys over the years that have hailed from Hamburg, but that’s about it. If you want…

Italy

Guide to Palermo, Sicily – the Beating Heart of Italy

Palermo, Sicily. The rugged capital of Italy’s southernmost island, and not somewhere that makes it onto the Italian itinerary of most travellers. When I visited Palermo in July 2019, I initially only planned on staying for 3 days, but…

Poland

46 Things to Do in Krakow Poland

Pretty much everyone has heard of Krakow, but the vast majority of people either see Krakow as merely a base for visiting the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps, or as a cheap boozy holiday destination. Now I won’t lie to you…