Sweden: Sailing to the Southern Archipelago From Gothenburg

Even though Gothenburg is a pretty amazing city with more attractions and things to do than we ever anticipated we still took the decision to escape the city centre and head out to the Southern Archipelago for the day. We hadn’t done much research regarding how to get there or…

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Sweden: Hanging Out in Haga, Gothenburg

When researching what to do and where to go in Gothenburg more than one source recommended spending some time in Haga, which is one of the oldest neighbourhoods in the city. On our walking tour of Gothenburg we factored having lunch in Haga into our plan. If walking is not…

Sweden: Walking Tour of Major Attractions in Gothenburg

When we visited Gothenburg, Sweden at the beginning of February we were very lucky that the snow that the city had seen in mid January had gone. Everyone we met commented on how bad it had been. It had brought cars, trains and trams to a stand still and had…

Hong Kong: Evening bus tour Kowloon & Symphony of Lights

We had been told that Hong Kong at night is when the city really comes alive with people and colour. As part of the Big Bus Tour 48 hour package that we had bought it included an evening bus tour of Kowloon. Having spent a day in Kowloon we were…

Hong Kong: The (Victoria) Peak of Our Trip

Travelling to the top of Victoria Peak (The Peak) had been recommended as a must do whilst in Hong Kong by a couple of friends and as it shares my name it was something we had to do for ourselves. As part of the Big Bus Tour ticket package a return trip…

Hong Kong: High Tea, High Up – Sky 100 Observation Deck

Big, tall buildings and afternoon tea two of my favourite things to do when travelling. So when I can combine them I am totally in my element! I pre-booked afternoon tea on the Sky 100 Observation Deck via Viator prior to our trip to Hong Kong. At £20 each I…