Despite having the unfair reputation as just being a place to take drugs and see prostitutes, Amsterdam has a diverse range of attractions and activities to entertain, inform, and inspire. Here’s my list on what you must see and what you could probably miss in the city of windmills, tulips, and canals: 1) The Electric […]

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After sitting on a train for around an hour, and crossing two giant bodies of water on what can only be considered marvels of engineering [in the form of the Forth Bridge and the Tay Bridge, the latter of which, I found out afterwards, collapsed while a train was on it in the middle of […]

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For years, I, like many, have heard that Scotland is a dreadful place. Wet, grey and cold, it seemed to have struck fear into the hearts of many, and it was quite sad that I was slowly starting to believe these myths without actually visiting our Northern neighbours- so I was honoured when I finally […]

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I assume that most of you know that I’m 17, and that I try to be as mature as I possibly can [bar the fart jokes, toilet jokes, and sex jokes]. With that in mind, would you think less of me if I said that I thought Disneyland Paris was MINDBLOWING? I’ll admit now that […]

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[CAUTION: EXPLICIT / NSFW LANGUAGE APPEARS IN THE POST BELOW.] [Day 2] The roads of Paris reminded me of a cross between the villages of Spain, and London. The driving conditions, however, reminded me of India. I don’t know what French drivers have for breakfast, but it either makes them super-courageous, or super-blind. Upon returning […]

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Being British, the stereotype of the French being narcissistic,  arrogant, overly-suave buggers has forever been around me, and like many others, I have also joined in with the playful banter about our southern neighbours without actually going to France. So my feelings were slightly mixed when I took up the opportunity to go to Paris for […]

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