5 reasons visiting Laerdal in Norway should be on your Scandinavian itinerary

If you are planning to visit Norway and spend some time exploring this beautiful country there are so many wonderful places to add to your Norwegian itinerary. With some of the most spectacular scenery in the world including fjords, snow peaked mountains, stunning villages and towns, as well as iconic train journeys, the northern lights […]

What to see and do when visiting Cromford Mills in Derbyshire

Why are Cromford Mills which are found in the Derwent Valley in Derbyshire, England so important that they merit being listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site? To understand this we need to find out a little about a certain Sir Richard Arkwright. He is recognised as the founder of the factory system.  He made […]

Review of the Hotel Megaro in London

Location of the Hotel Megaro We chose the Hotel Megaro London primarily due its location – it is literally a stone’s throw from St Pancras International. As we are regular Eurostar users then a good hotel as near as possible to the train station is a must. We have now stayed at the hotel twice – […]

Motel One Berlin-Hauptbahnhof

I booked the Motel One Berlin Hauptbahnhof  for a 3 night stay during a holiday by train around Europe. I booked through booking.com as usual as you get free cancellation up to 24 hours before. Motel One’s are a chain of luxury budget design hotels. We were staying in Berlin as part of our London- […]

All you need to know about traveling by train London-Berlin-Prague

When it comes to organising any holiday there are a number of planning stages we all go through. It is no different, though perhaps a little more complex, when that involves a multi-centred holiday and the means of transportation is by train. I love travelling by train for lots of reasons – its easier, a […]

Top things to do in Berlin for your ultimate Berlin itinerary

If you are planning to visit Berlin then read on – this post includes all the top things to do in Berlin and tips to help you make the most of your time there and put together the best Berlin itinerary! We visited Berlin as part of a train journey around Europe travelling from London […]

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