16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

Hi my lovely readers! London, the capital of England and the busiest and probably best know city in Europe has so much going for it. We all know about the plenty and historic sights of London, the Queen and the British pub grub. But how is your knowledge about London when it comes to the weird and wonderful as well as the fun and interesting, … Continue reading 16 FUN AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON (YOU MAYBE DIDN’T KNOW)

9 CHRISTMASSY ACTIVITIES TO DO IN THE WINTER IN LONDON

Hi my lovely readers! Christmas is my favourite time of the year. I love all the lights, everything smells amazing and the buildings and streets of London are beautifully decorated. What’s not to love? And have I mentioned all the gorgeous foods and treats we can indulge in during this time of the year? Who doesn’t love some mulled wine or warm wintry spiced apple … Continue reading 9 CHRISTMASSY ACTIVITIES TO DO IN THE WINTER IN LONDON

16 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TRAVEL TO SINGAPORE

Singapore is one of my favourite travel destinations I have been to so far and I highly recommend visiting this amazing city one day. Singapore has a ton to offer, it’s full of different cultures that all left their mark on the city and live harmoniously together, the food on offer is so versatile it’s a foodies heaven and of course Singapore is the perfect … Continue reading 16 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TRAVEL TO SINGAPORE

UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES

Hi my lovely readers! With Covid restrictions easing here in the UK, the travel guidelines from the government have also changed a bit now since the beginning of October 2021. Those that came into effect from May have been overhauled, which should make travelling to the UK and returning back home a little bit easier or perhaps less stressful. Guidelines for Scotland, England, Northern Ireland … Continue reading UPDATE: UK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE RULES

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CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR CRUISE LOVERS

Hi my lovely readers! As soon as Halloween is over, our minds tend to focus on Christmas and the stress (at least for me) of finding that perfect Christmas present for our loved once. If you’re like me and have almost every year no idea of what to buy, these gift ideas for cruiser lovers might help out. Christmas Gift Ideas for Cruise Lovers ONBOARD … Continue reading CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR CRUISE LOVERS

WHERE WAS I?

Hi my lovely readers! How is everyone and where have the past months gone? I can’t believe we’re in November already, which I’m looking forward to very much. It’s my birthday month, time to cuddle up inside under a warm blanket and Christmas is around the corner, my favourite time of the year. The past few months have been very busy for me and sadly … Continue reading WHERE WAS I?

TRADITIONAL BRITISH PUB FOOD – PUB GRUB CLASSICS

Hi my lovely readers! Britain is famous for its pubs. Literally everyone who comes to the island to visit will end up in a pub for either a drink, lunch or dinner. Going to the pub for a drink after work, meeting friends for a catch up over dinner or going for a Sunday lunch with the family is embedded in those of us living … Continue reading TRADITIONAL BRITISH PUB FOOD – PUB GRUB CLASSICS

HAM HOUSE – A GRAND STUART HOUSE AND THE MOST HAUNTED IN BRITAIN

Hi my lovely readers! Situated on the banks of the river Thames on the outskirts of London sits one of the great, if not the grandest Stuart houses in England – Ham House. Mostly unchanged and displaying a fine collection of art, furnishings and fabrics collected by the Duchess of Lauderdale and her descendants over 400 years, Ham House is a great place to learn … Continue reading HAM HOUSE – A GRAND STUART HOUSE AND THE MOST HAUNTED IN BRITAIN

10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD TAKE A MEDITERRANEAN CRUISE

Hi my lovely readers! The Mediterranean is one of the most beautiful regions in the world and it’s versatile landscape makes for an ever changing scenery that can be easily explored by cruise. You can enjoy a day at the beach on the French Riviera, immerse yourself in cultural experiences in Rome or just take a stroll along the tiny cobble streets lined with cute … Continue reading 10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD TAKE A MEDITERRANEAN CRUISE

PRINTABLE POLAR WATERS EXPEDITION CRUISE PACKING LIST

Hi my lovely readers! In 2019 I went on an Expedition cruise to Svalbard, in the Arctic on MS Spitsbergen with Hurtigruten and was totally underprepared when it came to packing for my trip. Of course I looked at the weather forecast and the temperature chart, but the weather is colder than you would expect in the polar regions in terms of how it feels, … Continue reading PRINTABLE POLAR WATERS EXPEDITION CRUISE PACKING LIST

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – CHANGING HORIZON

Hi my lovely reasders! Travelling as they say widens the horizon, but it also makes it possible to see many and different horizons. Every corner of the world is special, every day is unique and therefore the horizon is ever changing and never the same. “There is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon.” – Christopher McCandless Happy Thursday! Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – CHANGING HORIZON

HAPPY BIRTHDAY – 3 YEARS OF THE WORLD OF CRUISE AND TRAVEL

Hi my lovely readers! I can’t believe it, but this morning I signed into WordPress and there it was. A notification saying I registered exactly today three years ago. So, Happy Birthday to the World of Cruise and Travel! Three years passed very quickly and it just feels like yesterday that I was encouraged to start a blog and made the decision to just go … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY – 3 YEARS OF THE WORLD OF CRUISE AND TRAVEL

TROPICAL BIRDS – PARAKEETS IN LONDON

Hi my lovely readers! The other day I was going for my daily walk around Bushy Park and decided to head to the Woodland Gardens, which is sort of a little garden within the park with little ponds, relaxing water features, colourful rhododendrons and plenty of other interesting pretty flowers and shrubs. The park is home to and a sanctuary to all sorts of animals … Continue reading TROPICAL BIRDS – PARAKEETS IN LONDON

TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – EXPLORE. DREAM. DISCOVER.

Hi my lovely readers! How is everyone? I’m so happy right now as I finally booked my flight to go and see my family in Germany! I’m counting the days as I haven’t seen my family for over a year and that’s clearly way too long. So, I’m buzzing at the moment and am hoping to possibly squeeze in a little sightseeing while I’m there. … Continue reading TRAVEL THURSDAY QUOTE – EXPLORE. DREAM. DISCOVER.