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“It’s All about Serendipity”
We were Visiting Kristiansand in Norway because it is one of the popular cruise stops, and also a summer destination for local people. Kristiansand is Norway's 5th largest town and the capital of southern Norway. It is one of the sunniest cities in Norway, FYI. It is...read more
It was a day when everyone woke early on the cruise ship because we were Visiting Flåm in Norway. I am talking 4am early because we were sailing along the Aurlandsfjord, an extension of the Sognefjord, the world’s second longest fjord, and because it is ethereally...read more
Have you ever wondered about some Weird and Wonderful Things about Japan? Like why Japanese people can fall asleep, anywhere, anytime? Why people slurp noodles? Why KFC is so popular at Xmas time? What is it with vending machines? We regularly go to Japan, yet I...read more
We had never heard of Warnemunde in Germany and were only visiting because our cruise ship was stopping there. The reality on cruises is that you generally only get one day in a place, and therefore places get one quick chance to impress you ... or not. We have had a...read more
On our recent cruise, we visited many places in Europe, and we had the Best Sim Card to use in Multiple European countries. This is because it worked really well everywhere we went, except Russia (though we could have paid a lot extra to get Russian coverage) and was...read more
If you want to sample some amazing Street Food in Copenhagen, then head to Papiroen, or more correctly Papirøe, which translates to Paper Island. If you want the very traditional smørrebrød, then this is the place to go. Papirøe means Paper Island as these warehouses...read more
Is Naples worth visiting? That would be a yes. Naples is generally the southern Italian city that people transit through on their way to the archaeological ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum, and to the Amalfi Coast, and the picture postcard city of Sorrento. I have to...read more
There is something about alternative places, that meant we just had to visit Freetown Christiania - Copenhagen’s Hippie Town in Denmark. Amongst the icons like the Little Mermaid (overrated) Tivoli Gardens (interesting), the palaces, museums and castles, and the main...read more
New York City is one of the most visited cities in the world, and here is a list of the Top 20 FREE things to do in New York City. Just walking around the city is enough to keep you occupied, but there are many free things to see and do in New York City to add to your...read more
Serendipity - the art of making happy discoveries
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