Destinations

You’ve decided where you want to go – now is the fun part: planning where to sleep, what to look at and how to stuff your face. Hopefully, these Essential Bits will lead you to the unmissable bits to any place you venture for the first time or the twentieth.

48 Hours in Nuremberg, Germany

48 Hours in Nuremberg, Germany

What city actually has a sausage that is so sacred that it is protected under EU law? Nuremberg, Germany! I was spending 48 hours in Nuremberg and, of course, the goal was to sample as many of these sacred sausages as we could. Whilst in […]

Fun Things to Do in Nicosia, Cyprus

Fun Things to Do in Nicosia, Cyprus

There are so many great things to do in Nicosia that the city begs a visit. Since Cyprus is known for its sunny climates and gorgeous beaches the majority of tourists forego even a day’s visit to Nicosia. They are missing visiting one of most […]

Five Days in Cartagena, Colombia

Five Days in Cartagena, Colombia

The Caribbean laps at your feet, salsa music plays in your ears and you’re wearing a Panama hat you just bought from a man selling them on the street…you know you’ve found yourself in the Colombian jewel that is Cartagena. Having the luxury to spend […]

Val Thorens Ski Holiday

Val Thorens Ski Holiday

There’s nothing like cold crisp air to make you feel alive. Even it you don’t ski often or well, you still feel healthy on a Val Thorens Ski Holiday, even after eating tons of tartiflette and cheese fondue. It’s clomping through snow and all the […]

One Day in Philadelphia

One Day in Philadelphia

Only have one day in Philadelphia to shop, eat and drink.  Spend that one day in Philadelphia’s Old City, the 18th C historic section of downtown, that is considered the birthplace of the American Revolution. While the food scene and Philadelphia restaurants are at the […]

London Farmers Markets for Christmas and beyond, because I love them!

London Farmers Markets for Christmas and beyond, because I love them!

Who needs to travel to enjoy a Christmas market? There are plenty in London. I love my local South Kensington market and wanted to make sure it got a little plug this holiday season! Below you can learn more about the London Farmer’s Markets in […]