SEE, DO, TASTE

The flea market in Paris is technically not in Paris but just outside of the city boundary. This… • Read More »

OUTSIDE MY FRONT DOOR

Outside my Front Door is a series of posts by fellow travel bloggers who share what is …… • Read More »

CULTURE and LIFESTYLE

The biggest water fight ever is Songkran, which is held in Thailand and we have been there ….twice.… • Read More »

TRAVEL RESOURCES

Yes, we are staying in an art gallery in Strasbourg France and we love this extremely unique experience.… • Read More »


Geneva Switzerland a perfect city-break destination

Geneva Switzerland a perfect city-break destination

Geneva Switzerland is a perfect city-break destination.   When you work hard, you need to be able to give yourself some time just to relax and enjoy yourself. Geneva in Switzerland is a place where this can happen. Geneva is a fascinating city that has so much to see and to do.     Geneva […]

Flea Market in Paris

Flea Market in Paris

The flea market in Paris is technically not in Paris but just outside of the city boundary. This is irrelevant yet an interesting fact that we learnt from our local Parisian guide. This is by far the easiest way to learn about the markets and not get lost in the myriad of laneways.   The […]

The very special Kornhauskeller Restaurant Bern Switzerland

The very special Kornhauskeller Restaurant Bern Switzerland

Entering the Kornhauskeller restaurant  in Bern Switzerland was a shock of the very best kind. In the middle ages, the vaulted cellar was common for the storage of goods to keep things cooler in summer and at an even temperature in winter. The Granary of Bern, where the restaurant Kornhauskeller is now located, is on […]

Colmar a perfect storybook French village

Colmar a perfect storybook French village

Colmar a perfect storybook French village that could have emerged from any of the fairytales that the brothers Grimm wrote. Colmar could have come straight out of a medieval folk story such is it ‘cute’ factor.     Even on a drizzly day as it was, it is not difficult to see just how special […]

The crowning of the prettiest cow in Bern, Switzerland

The crowning of the prettiest cow in Bern, Switzerland

The crowning of the prettiest cow in Bern, Switzerland – Miss Sichlete, 2014   Today, we went to the Sichlete Festival in Bern, the capital city of Switzerland, to see the crowning of the prettiest cow– Miss Sichlete. We really like festivals and particularly ones with a sense of humour despite their being a good reason […]

Dining at Maison Kammerzell Restaurant, Strasbourg

Dining at Maison Kammerzell Restaurant, Strasbourg

Dining at Maison Kammerzell Restaurant, Strasbourg   Maison Kammerzell Restaurant is a legendary and very historical restaurant that is iconic to Strasbourg in the Alsace region of France.   The restaurant itself in housed in a beautiful building that was built in 1427 and stands next to the overwhelmingly beautiful Cathedral, Notre Dame.     Both […]

3 ways to explore the stunning city of Strasbourg France

3 ways to explore the stunning city of Strasbourg France

3 ways to explore the stunning city of Strasbourg France   Strasbourg is in the breathtaking Alsace region of France and its ties with Germany are palpable. This city is both medieval and modern in some very interesting ways. You cannot deny its Germanic influence as the city has been being a bit of a […]

We are staying in an art gallery in Strasbourg France

We are staying in an art gallery in Strasbourg France

Yes, we are staying in an art gallery in Strasbourg France and we love this extremely unique experience. This is literally a working art gallery where exhibitions and performances are held, it is open to the public and they have unusual concerts here.     Just to make it even more special, it is a […]

Dining in the green – Restaurant Orangerie, Zurich

Dining in the green – Restaurant Orangerie, Zurich

 Dining in the green – Restaurant Orangerie, Zurich   Restaurant Orangerie, Zurich is located in Hotel Engimatt’s luscious gardens. The restaurant was named after the oranges and lemons that grow prolifically in this garden. The entire experience is based on the green ethos of the hotel and is literally located in a verdant garden.   […]

Dahab, Egypt “Outside my Front Door” by True Nomads

Dahab, Egypt “Outside my Front Door” by True Nomads

Outside my Front Door is a series of posts by fellow travel bloggers who share what is … outside of their own front door   Justin Carmack is a nomad who has been bumming around the world for the last 4 years, always in search for good times and complete freedom. For the last year and […]