Although my South American Year Abroad Adventures are a huge part of this blog, I’ve also had many little adventures in and around various European countries. Plus, after coming back from travelling across such vast spaces, I’ve realised just how much we take the accessibility within this incredible continent for granted! I definitely plan to get my fair share of European travels in before the dreaded Brexit goes ahead, so watch this space for more!

Escape from reality: 48 hours in South Wales - Escape your stresses and let your soul reconnect with nature: spend 48 tranquil hours in Manorbier, along the Pembrokeshire Coast Path in stunning South Wales
In Photos: The Haunting Beauty of Milan’s Cimitero Monumentale - How can a cemetery be so beautiful? In photos, explore the impressive mausoleums and expressive sculptures that haunt Milan's Cimitero Monumentale, Italy.
“The Ultimate Destination” - Milan's City Cemetery and its haunting beauty becomes the rather morbid 'Ultimate Destination' in my travel writing story; a response to the prompt 'A place I'll never forget.'
Guestpost: Escape to Lisbon - Marie Craus tells us why Lisbon is the best place to be for any escapee. It seems Portugal's capital city really does have something for everyone- even if that someone is a fugitive on the run!
Austrian bars & beers inspired collage/illustration Austrian Inspirations - Escape the winter blues like me; by making yourself a cosy cup of tea, and browsing my little collection of Austria-inspired artsy creations...
A Christmas in Austria - What it's like to spend Christmas abroad in Austria; including skiing on Christmas Day, festive boat trips on the lake, and some very strange traditions indeed...
A 24-hour Adventure (ft. Rio & Madrid) - When you're having a beer on the Copacabana in Rio one day, and Tapas in Madrid for lunch the next, you know you're really making the most of your flight connections!
Rose tinted Rome - I reminisce about my trip to the capital of Italy; Rome is already a wonderful city, but it's got extra magic when you see it through rose tinted glasses...
Inspired by Ireland - Taking a break in somewhere quaint and beautiful like the Irish seaside town of St.Helens can really work wonders for your creativity. Be inspired by Ireland...
Lessons Learnt in the Basque Country - Living and working in Andoain for a month, I learnt many cultural lessons and I even found out things about myself that I never knew before. So don’t worry, this isn’t a boring long list of Basque and Spanish vocabulary, it’s a list of the more interesting things that my month away taught me...