Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

When the average person thinks of Scandinavian food, we either think it’s just bland and nothing devoid of flavour or just weird and disgusting (like a sheep’s head or rotten fish/shark). But having been to Norway and Denmark, (Oslo and Copenhagen respectively) and searching for the real traditional Scandinavian meal, I have found that Scandinavian … Continue reading Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

Eurostar Adventure – London to Paris

Whether you're just passing through on your travels or fancy an impromptu trip away, its always a good idea to take advantage of a quick fire visit to Paris. Much faster than waiting two hours in the airport and considerably less hassle than driving, the simple solution is Eurostar. Eurostar departs from St Pancras International … Continue reading Eurostar Adventure – London to Paris

Why every traveller should work at a Hostel at least once.

I know what some of you are thinking... hostels. People's thoughts on hostels will of course vary. The first being the enthusiasts, the fun seekers, always on the hunt for a fun night out and a cheap place to crash the morning after. The solo travellers looking to make friends and immerse themselves into the … Continue reading Why every traveller should work at a Hostel at least once.

Tips from a minimalist – My Fall/Winter wardrobe

With my upcoming trips to Norway and Denmark coming up this Fall, I thought it would be a fun idea to put together together a 'Scandinavian/Nordic inspired look book' listing my already existing favourite key pieces from my capsule wardrobe. For those of you who know me well, you will already be aware that my … Continue reading Tips from a minimalist – My Fall/Winter wardrobe

Four Really Dope Places in England that AREN’T London @mortuusmachina

Whenever I hear Americans and/or Canadians say they want to visit England, 95% of them are referring to London and that’s usually where they go. London and the surrounding areas, pretty much referring to the whole of England as just London, Forgetting that there is a whole world of wonder and loads more to the … Continue reading Four Really Dope Places in England that AREN’T London @mortuusmachina