Cool Things You Must Do In Helsinki, Finland

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…

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Finland to Italy Itinerary – Our Europe Trip Summer 2018

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,…

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Norway to Croatia Itinerary – Our Europe Trip Summer 2017

  Last year, during the summer Vicky and I went on an epic trip across Europe from Bergen in Norway all the way to Dubrovnik in Croatia. We’ve wrote about lots of the destinations when we came back but I never actually wrote about our route or how we got from place to place. This page will hopefully prove useful for anyone planning a similar journey. I’ve started by writing out where we went and how we travelled between the…

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Cool Things You Must Do In And Around Split, Croatia

  Discover Plitvice Lakes National Park On your way to Split, the first thing I recommend doing is to head to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. Being one of the oldest and largest national parks in Croatia, with UNESCO status, it is a must. The lakes are absolutely stunning and such a fantastic day out. As soon as you arrive, hop on the transfer bus down through the woodland area. Then follow the trails, across the wooden paths and bridges.…

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Game Of Thrones Filming Locations In Dubrovnik, Croatia

Probably one of the easiest Game Of Thrones landmarks to Recognise in Dubrovnik are the steps from the Great Sept of Baelor in King’s Landing aka the ‘Shame Steps’. In real life these are actually the Dubrovnik’s Jesuit steps. Because they are so iconic and are situated right in the centre of the walled old town of Dubrovnik. These steps are very busy and a very popular photo stop. When we first found them…

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