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Gdansk Poland Activities

Gdańsk Poland Activities

Apart from the picturesque old town and excellent eating venues, Gdansk is home to a top-class selection of interactive museums. You’ll need at least 3 days to do justice to these as well as the other Gdansk Poland activities on offer. Staying at the Liberum hotel in the heart of the old town, we were

Malta Clifftop Camping

New Year’s Eve Malta Clifftop Camping

December 31st – While everybody else was putting on their glad rags and preparing for a Yuletide bash in the city, we were heading in the opposite direction – up into the hills in fact. We were planning a New Year’s Eve Malta clifftop camping excursion. Something different, we thought – Just for the one night.

Lembongan Island Transfers

Lembongan Island Transfers

Following our 4-day stay in Ubud, we were heading south to spend some time on a lush island off the coast of Bali. The previous day we purchased tickets for our Lembongan island transfers from a small travel agent in Ubud. We were now gearing up for a (hopefully) pleasant bus and boat transfer followed

Valencia Activities

7 Must-Do Valencia Activities

Although there’s certainly no shortage of things to do on a short trip to Valencia, the trick is to get organized in advance so that your Valencia activities can be as diverse and fun-packed as possible. We had booked a self-catering apartment in the Campanar district, north-west of the city center. As well as enjoying the

Gdansk Poland Eating Out

Gdańsk Poland Eating Out

With just 4 days to spend in the historic old town, we did a little preparation to ensure that our Gdansk Poland eating out experiences would be both enjoyable and cost-effective. From a dozen or so promising candidates we made a shortlist of 5 restaurants and cafes that ticked all our boxes, together with a

Gdansk Poland 4-Day Break

Gdańsk Poland 4-Day Break

If you’re based in Europe and are looking for an inexpensive long weekend away, you might want to consider a Gdansk Poland 4-day break. The beautiful old town of Gdansk offers plenty of excellent hotels and restaurants, but the real attraction is the culture and epic history of the town and Baltic port formerly known

Ubud Activities

Ubud Bali Activities

The goal of searching out all possible Ubud Bali activities is not necessarily the best way to appreciate and enjoy this traditional and cultural town. The ideal thing to do here is just to relax and soak up the atmosphere, and then go out and sample some of the excellent food on offer. Of course there

Valencia Eating Out

Valencia Eating Out

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For our 4-day trip to Valencia, we had selected in advance a number of interesting restaurants with good reviews. The only problem was that these restaurants were dotted around the outskirts of the city and were not particularly easy to get to. Our Valencia eating out plans therefore had to be revised to fit in easily with

Ubud Bali Eating & Activities

Ubud Bali Eating Out

With just 4 days in Ubud, we were keen to discover the best food that Bali has to offer. To this end, we did a little research in advance to ensure that our Ubud Bali eating out experiences did not disappoint. Ubud Bali Eating Out – Our 4 Best Restaurants Before leaving for Bali, we made a

Valencia Long Weekend

Valencia Long Weekend – Airport Transfers and Accommodation

With the budget airlines offering ridiculously cheap flights from all over Europe to a variety of destinations in Spain, a Valencia long weekend is hard to resist. Add to this a relatively low cost of living and accommodation options, and you’re onto a winner. We budgeted €350 per person for a full 4-day and four-night trip,

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