Alternative Budget European City Breaks!

Letter 130 Lost on where to next visit in Europe? I'd like to offer my input of some of my favourite European cities that suit a student budget! I've not been to a huge amount of countries in Europe, but those I have been to I've travelled well so I hope my insight will help! … Continue reading Alternative Budget European City Breaks!

Complete Croatia Itinerary and Costs Revealed!

Letter 123 After spending just over 3 weeks of my summer travelling around Croatia, visiting 10 different places, I feel I can shed some light on how much Croatia will set you back. From accommodation to travel and activities to food, I've got you covered!   TOTAL SPENT: £810.76   Brief Summary Average per week … Continue reading Complete Croatia Itinerary and Costs Revealed!

Looking back on 2017

Letter 119 What a year 2017 has been! I would go as far as to say it has been the best year of my life, but I'm looking forward to 2018 even more. In this letter I'll recap 2017 the best way I can and look back over my favourite letters. Letter 56 The year … Continue reading Looking back on 2017

Photo Essay: Sunsets of Summer 2017

Letter 116 Whoever said sunsets all look the same are stupid. This letter will present some of my favourite photos from Spain, Portugal, Croatia and Montenegro - that happen to be a varied array of sunsets. Enjoy.   Bar Thanks for reading. From Lou About Me  

The many highs and few lows of Dubrovnik

Letter 110 Finally made it to my last stop in Croatia. 3 weeks in the country culminated with this remarkable city and it was actually a pretty perfect end to this part of my trip. Dubrovnik was big, beautiful and busy. The old town is something special with yet more cobbled steep streets, stone buildings … Continue reading The many highs and few lows of Dubrovnik

Island escapes: Brač and Korčula

Letter 108 Island hopping on an organised sail trip is very popular in Croatia, but you can also do it on your own. As I was pushed for time at the end of my stint in Croatia I went from Split to Brač and then over to Korčula before Dubrovnik. I liked this little route however I … Continue reading Island escapes: Brač and Korčula

A snippet of Split

Letter 107 For me Split wasn't a number one place on my list to visit, however I did spend one day there. From Šibenik it was only an hour and a half away so I left early, spent most of the day in Split and then headed off to the islands later in the afternoon. I … Continue reading A snippet of Split