Top 5 tips – Picture Pefect Padova

By night Padova is just as charming as it is in the light of day. In the Piazza dei signori there are a few nice bars but it is also a great reference point to depart from if you’d like to explore the bars and cafes along the side streets. Otherwise it’s just a great place to gaze thoughtfully at the moon and the dimly lit facade of St. Clemente church. Well that’s what I did anyway.

La Tour Eiffel – 5 things you didn’t know about the Eiffel Tower

At 324 metres tall the Eiffel Tower is one of the most iconic and defining aspects of Paris and attracts around 7 million visitors every year.

Since it’s so famous and ubiquitous in tourism literature I thought I’d give you some fun facts which perhaps you didn’t know about the jewel in Paris’ crown…

10 things to do in Zaragoza, Spain

Zaragoza? Where? I’ll admit that when I decided I was going to be an au pair in Zaragoza I needed a little help from Google maps to find out where exactly in Spain it was. However, although it’s not the first choice for tourists it is still a beautiful city and is perfectly situated betweenContinue reading “10 things to do in Zaragoza, Spain”

10 reasons to travel

Having been inspired by a post I read on  5 reasons to travel while you’re young I decided to dedicate a page to my top ten reasons to traverse the globe….at any age! 1) To experience new cultures and customs – I think we are all guilty of being a bit stuck in our ways sometimes andContinue reading “10 reasons to travel”