Venice, a photo journal

Venice, a photo journal

I’ll never forget that overwhelming joy I first experienced as I paused on the Ponte Della Costituzione, staring across the canals. I remember thinking to myself how beautiful this place was, it was exactly how I had imagined after pining over hundreds of photos online. Watching gondolas effortlessly glide down the narrow canals, rays of [...]

A little about me

Hey, Welcome to Girl About Europe My name is Sarah an I'm a York based travel blogger on a mission to see the world but more importantly... see it differently. I decided I wanted my blog to be more than just a place to look up 'how to guides' but a place to share with [...]

Bedbugs, Bruises and Backpacks – Travel Mishaps and what I’ve learned from them

Bedbugs, Bruises and Backpacks – Travel Mishaps and what I’ve learned from them

After travelling on and off for the past 12 years it will come to no surprise that I've experienced my fair share of travel mishaps, from almost being denied entry to the US to being held at knife point in Paris. Although some of these experiences were terrifying they also taught many valuable lessons, not [...]

Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

Reindeer Patties and Pickled Herring – Experience a taste of Scandinavia

Having been to Norway and Denmark, (Oslo and Copenhagen respectively) and searching for the real traditional Scandinavian meal. In my opinion, I  have found that Scandinavian cuisine’s reputation is Pescetarian heavy yet still quite fulfilling to the stomach and the taste buds; it’s designed to keep you full and satisfied for those long winters. Today [...]