TRAVEL: The Last of the Summer Sun – Marrakesh

My summer of travelling ended with a relaxed break in Marrakesh, Morocco, with two university friends - a goodbye shindig before I headed off on my year abroad to Munich. We kicked off our week of chilling with a Hammam bath and massage in our hotel (Diwane Hotel & Spa, but more on them later).…

TRAVEL: Interrailing around the Baltic Circle: Helsinki

After 16 hours of travelling from Stockholm, we dumped our stuff in our hostel and immediately headed out for some food. We took in our first afternoon in the city sitting by the river, and the sun came out in force while we were relaxing there, making for a very peaceful start to the city.…

TRAVEL: Interrailing around the Baltic Circle: Warsaw

This summer saw my first experience of backpacking - except I didn't take a backpack. I'm justifying still calling this a backpacking trip because we were jumping from country to country by train, living out of tiny bags in hostels, and not staying in one place for more than 3 nights. The exhaustion was easily worth it…