2012 Madeira

Travel destination – Madeira In 1950 , Winston Churchill retreated to Madeira. According to legend , he explored the island in a Rolls-Royce and liked painting the fishing village of Camara de Lobos. On the eastern side of the harbour, you will find a plaque marking the spot where Churchill set up his easel. Comments…

2011 France

Travel destination – Paris The shortest street in the city – at just 5.75 metres, Rue des DegrĂ©s, in the 2nd arrondissement. Comments Spend at lovely week in beautiful Paris. We stayed in an apartment off the tourist tracks and tried to blend in with the locals 🙂 Next stop Nice by TGV. Nice has…

2011 Greece

Travel destination – Poros Poros is a small, volcanic little island of great beauty. It is very close to Athens Greece, and is a popular summer resort to both Greeks and foreigners. Many Athenians have summerhouses here, which can be noticed in the weekends, since the island livens up a lot then. Comments Despite the…

2011 Germany

Travel destination – Berlin Berlin has around 1,700 bridges – a greater number than Venice. With more than 180 kilometres of navigable waterways in the city, a boat trip is a great way of exploring Berlin. Comments Better late than never, but it was the first time in Berlin for us… strange since the City is…

2011 USA

Travel destination – New York City On Nov. 28, 2012, not a single murder, shooting, stabbing, or other incident of violent crime in NYC was reported for an entire day. The first time in basically ever. Comments Just can’t get enough of the Big Apple, so we went back for easter break to have another…