After a couple of days exploring Helsinki, Finland, we took a bus from the city centre to the ferry port, having booked transport across the Baltic Sea to the port of Tallinn in Estonia. The journey only lasted a couple of hours and we made our way to the old town of the Tallinn, just a 20-minute walk away. We were completely blown away by how lovely this city is, so wanted to share our ‘Must-Do’s while in the city.…View Post
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Our first destination after London this Summer, was to Finland, the most northern country of the Baltics. After a flight lasting under 3 hours, we arrived in Helsinki, Finland’s capital. We stayed in the awesome city and explored for two nights and managed to really get a feel for the place. Here’s what we would recommend. See the Cathedral where they filmed the Darude Sandstorm video The distinctive Helsinki Cathedral is a great starting point to help you navigate…View Post
After having an amazing summer last year travelling around Europe, we decided to do the same thing this summer. This trip was a little longer in time and we managed to visit even more locations which were on our bucket lists. Over the next few weeks (possibly months) I’ll be updating this page with links to posts about our adventures. Below is a brief breakdown of our route and how we got between the different locations. London, England Flight Helsinki,…View Post
A couple of weekends ago, Vicky and I took a trip up to the Gower Peninsula, a short drive from Swansea City Centre, located in Swansea Bay. We had heard that it was a little like Cornwall, with its limestone cliffs and beautiful, sandy beaches and we were absolutely blown away by how gorgeous this part of the country really is. Set in the South of Wales, this is an area of natural beauty, which begins at the cute seaside…View Post
Torbay Airshow was on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of June this year. I’ve always had an interest in history but after our trips to Krakow in Poland and Berlin in Germany I’ve developed an interest in the Second World War. We’ve since visited amazing museums like the Churchill War Rooms and The Imperial War Museum in London which have further fanned the flames of my intrigue. I’ve been reading a lot of books and watching a lot of documentaries…View Post