Traveling to England for the first time (15 things every visitor should know)

If you are visiting England for the first time you may be wondering what you need to know before you arrive. What things should you do (or not do) when you are visiting the country.  To help you plan your first trip to England I have put together some of the best tips I know […]

Top things to do in Copenhagen Denmark

(This post about things to do in Copenhagen was updated in April 2019)   Wonderful Wonderful Copenhagen! I love Scandinavia and in particular Denmark and have visited a number of times over the past 30 years. If you are intending to visit Denmark you may have lots of questions about what there is to do […]

Things to do in Malmö Sweden

If you have decided to visit Malmö (either on a day trip from Copenhagen or as part of a longer trip to Sweden) this article will help you to plan what to see and do when you are in Malmö. Malmö is Sweden’s third largest city (after Stockholm and Gothenburg). This coastal city is located […]

French food and drink to try in Paris (plus a map of the best places to find them!)

French foods - croissants, macarons and steak

  France is known throughout the world for its fabulous cuisine. When I moved to France over 30 years ago my eyes were well and truly opened to just how good food could be. If you are planning a trip to France there are certain French food and drink options which I would encourage you […]

How to travel from Copenhagen to Malmo

Oresund Bridge

(This post about how to travel from Copenhagen to Malmo was updated in March 2019)   HOW TO TRAVEL FROM COPENHAGEN TO MALMO Are you considering a Copenhagen to Malmo day trip or perhaps a longer visit to this Swedish city?   A day trip to Malmo in Sweden from the Danish capital Copenhagen is […]