A Short Break in Amsterdam: Things to do

I don’t think I could ever get bored of Amsterdam. The best time of year is Autumn as it’s particularly beautiful wMiscEatSleepDrinkhen the leaves are changing (but cold). Getting around Most hotels have bike rental facilities but we rented from Rentabikey. This place has mixed reviews but we were very happy with the price and the bikes. They take your ID and €50 per bike … Continue reading A Short Break in Amsterdam: Things to do

Slieve Donard Hotel & Hike

Slieve Donard is the highest mountain in Ulster. As part of preparation for an upcoming hiking trip we used it as a practice hike and treated ourselves to some luxury in the Slieve Donard Hotel. Slieve Donard Hotel Overall, the hotel was gorgeous and the spa was excellent. However, the foreground view from the spa is actually a car park which you don’t see in … Continue reading Slieve Donard Hotel & Hike

Reykjavik & Surrounds: Iceland Travel Guide

Time of travel: March 2016 Iceland is one of the most amazing places I have ever been to and I can’t recommend it enough. However, it is very expensive so you do need to plan it well if you don’t want to spend a fortune. Also, tours/attractions do fill up well in advance. Hopefully this post might help you save some money and plan the … Continue reading Reykjavik & Surrounds: Iceland Travel Guide