Life in Sydney as a foreigner – Travel Tips

Pylon Lookout, Harbour Bridge, Sydney. August 2017 So, I went to Sydney for six months. This would be the first time I would live on my own, everything I know and am familiar with would be at least 22 hours of flying time away, time difference of 8 to 10 hours and a first job …

How to get around in London – A crash course to the Underground

If this map makes you wonder how you're ever going to understand London's transportation, keep reading! 😉 For first-time visitors, the London Underground system can be daunting. With 11 lines serving 270 stations there are some things one should be aware of before heading to London. Here's some things you should be aware of and …

What to do during a weekend trip to London? – Travel Guide

Tower Bridge, the most famous bridge of the bunch. There is too much to do in London for "just a weekend". We decided to do a lot of it walking around and enjoying the old buildings, the Victorian Style and the contrast this creates with the new, more modern buildings. However, there is more than …

How to spend a day in Basel, Switzerland!

View from the Wettsteinbrucke. Jason and I went to Basel as a last quick day trip before kicking off the new academic year. We expected good weather, but when we landed there around 8 in the morning the temperature had already broken the 25 degrees, so it was pretty warm. Basel is a small city, …

Day trip to Antwerp – 7 Things to do while you are there

In the first week of 2019, we went to Antwerp for a couple of hours. While this may sound stupid, Antwerp is about an hour away from Rotterdam, so it was worth our while. Follow us along our day as we tell you about the things we did! Chinatown A personal favourite of ours is …

A day in Sofia, Bulgaria – A basic guide

That's how cold it was. In February I went to the Bulgarian capital for a day. I spotted a 6 Euro round trip to Sofia with Ryanair, a budget carrier in Europe. Good luck finding a reason to say no to cheap travel to a new country! I couldn’t. The day before I left, I …

8 Tips for getting the best airfare, every time.

8 Tips on how to save money on buying flight tickets.