So by now most of you will have already read a tonne of travel hacks on how to bag cheap flights, and compare deals online. So now comes the next step, extending your stay and maximising your money. In this post I want to share with you how to make the most of backpacking on … Continue reading How to actually travel on the cheap – Europe
I'm Sarah and I'm a York based travel blogger on a mission to see the world... but more importantly trying to see it differently. Who am I? I'm a 29 year old Aviation Operations Graduate with an interest in writing, travelling (duh!) and headbanging. My Blog On my blog I like to address topics such … Continue reading Hey…
With Brexit around the corner and the uncertainties which follow, it was now or never to take the leap and venture off into the continent. News is spreading that new Travel Authorisations will be put into place, visitors from outside of the EU including the United Kingdom will be required to register for a Visa … Continue reading ETIAS – Will we? Won’t we?
“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 Experience a taste of Denmark and Norway
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. Say what? How? Much faster than waiting two hours in the airport and considerably less hassle than driving, the simple solution is Eurostar. Eurostar departs from … Continue reading Eurostar – London to Paris
🌻🌻 Sunshine Blogger Award 🌻🌻 Firstly I would like to express a huge thankyou to Lou Does Travel for nominating me and my blog Girl About Europe 🌻 Being fairly new to the world of blogging and shy when introducing myself to the community I was delighted to find that I'd been nominated for the … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award
I know what you're thinking... hostels. 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 countries lifestyle and culture. The long-term travellers passing through looking to … Continue reading Why everybody should Work/Volunteer at a Hostel at least once.
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
As you already may have heard, here in the UK we’ve been going through a scorching heatwave lately. The fiery sun warming up the pavements, goldening the grass and making some people appear almost lobster like here in the heart of Yorkshire. Some of us Brits just can’t handle too much heat at times, unless … Continue reading Feature Friday – South West Cornwall.
Having visited, lived and worked in many hostels I'm often pretty 'shook' and mildly irritated by how whiney and negative some people can be... Particularly when hostels have the occasional wifi disruptions. I've been backpacking on and off since I was 17, my first ever phone was a Nokia 3310 and up until I was … Continue reading One thing I miss about Backpacking…