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On Top of the World in The North Pole – Longyearbyen Norway

Last year when there was a heatwave in the UK and I was on top of the world in Longyearbyen in Norway aka the North Pole. I did not have my bikini on! I was freezing! Why was in the North Pole in Summer? Of course, I was on a cruise! Cruising the Norwegian Fjords. Longyearbyen is…… Continue reading On Top of the World in The North Pole – Longyearbyen Norway

Cruise · Europe

Korcula A Must See in Croatia

Korcula is a Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea. It is a must see in Croatia, it is one of the most beautiful places I have been to. I discovered this little town while cruising around the Mediterranean last year. I was sailing in late September to the beginning of November. This is a really nice…… Continue reading Korcula A Must See in Croatia

Europe

Camogli A Hidden Gem in Liguria Italy

Camogli is a hidden gem in Liguria as most people go to Portofino. Portofino is beautiful, just be ready to get your wallet out and pay a little more! There is a reason why Pucci and Paul & Shark are there! This hidden gem is in the north-west of Italy on the Ligurian coast, near…… Continue reading Camogli A Hidden Gem in Liguria Italy

Europe

An Inside Guide to Medieval Genoa

Genoa in Italy is very historic and has buildings that date back to the medieval era (5th – 15th century). If you have read my last blog ‘An Inside Guide to Porto Antico in Genoa,’ you know about the Porto Antico area. Behind Porto Antico is where the historic centre is. You can enter from…… Continue reading An Inside Guide to Medieval Genoa

Europe

An Inside Guide to Porto Antico in Genoa

Genoa is in Italy and in Italian is called, Genova. It is the in the region of Liguria which is in the north-west of Italy. Genoa is a long narrow city along the coast, hence Genoa was known for its maritime ties for centuries. The great explorer Christopher Columbus was even born in Genoa and…… Continue reading An Inside Guide to Porto Antico in Genoa

Europe

The Lake Como Weekend Guide

Lake Como is in the region of Lombardy in the north of Italy. It is the perfect place to visit for a long weekend especially in the summer months. It is such a relaxing place with the beauty of the lake, the mountains on either side and the houses scattered around all painted different colours…… Continue reading The Lake Como Weekend Guide

Cruise · Packing Tips

10 Tips On How To Pack Just Hand Luggage for a Cruise

Can you really pack just hand luggage for a cruise? For some of you, you have just read the title of this article and thought there is no way you can just pack hand luggage for a 10-day cruise! Well, yes you can! How? A capsule wardrobe, clever packing and leave a few things at…… Continue reading 10 Tips On How To Pack Just Hand Luggage for a Cruise