During my summer holiday travelling across Italy, I visited Verona for a few days with my family. During our last night there, we went to see a theatrical production of Romeo and Juliet. Not having done any research beforehand,...
Everything in Berlin is a lie. I mean that in a good way. Old looking buildings are actually new and the walls don’t keep anything in. It’s all for the better, and the relatively new Berlin is well worth...
“So, you were in San Francisco for a year? What was that like?” This is the question that greets me every time I mention I studied abroad in America, and to be honest, I’ve run out of ways to...
The recent trend for having an 'authentic’ travel experience has put emphasis on exploring the culture of a country. Looking beyond the stereotypical tourist attractions and engaging with the local population can open your eyes to new and unique...
Touching down at Budapest airport, I really had no clue what to expect of the Hungarian capital. Other than knowing the lyrics to that George Ezra song, ‘…my hidden treasure chest…’ I’d done very little research into the historic...
This week the World Heritage Committee are meeting in Krakow, Poland to consider requested sites for addition to the UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Sites on the list must be of ‘outstanding universal value’ and fulfill at least one out...