The Day I Slithered Into The Harry Potter Studio Tour…

Growing up with the Harry Potter books was a life filled with both fortune and despair. Obviously any life that has had Harry Potter introduced into it is a life worth living; but a life where there is absolutely no escaping the fact that you are just a little Muggle who is never going to receive your acceptance letter from Hogwarts. I’m 24 and even though I can rationalise with the fact that I am never going to get one,Read more

How To Spend Three Days In Madrid

As I’ve mentioned before in previous posts, I will always have a sentimental attachment to Madrid as it was the first place that I’d ever been to on my own, followed by moving there a few months later. Madrid stuck by me while I sorted myself out and made me a much happier person than the one I was before I moved out there. While Madrid is pretty big and I had all the time in the world to goRead more

Budapest: The City Where Anything Is Possible…

There is something special about Budapest; you can feel it from the moment you arrive in the city. There isn’t anything in particular that stands out as the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen and the reason why Budapest is so special but you can just feel it all around you. Having a drunken conversation with a lovely Scottish girl from my Hostel on one of the nights we both agreed that the vibe of the city was unlike anyRead more

Potes: La Fiesta de Orujo.

Potes is one of the most beautiful Villages in Cantabria; found in the North of Spain. Some parts of it are so idyllic and beautiful that it looks like it has been plucked right out of a fairytale. With it’s flowing streams and rivers, it’s dated buildings and monuments, and bridges along most of the roads; you may be forgiven for finding time freezes initially as you’re exploring this Spanish gem. Perhaps one of the most better known things aboutRead more