[I’ve also been to Morocco, Tunisia and the USA]
I’ve had the privilege of exploring several enchanting destinations in Europe, each offering its own unique charm and cultural treasures.
One of my first European adventures led me to the Sicily, a jewel in the Mediterranean, known for its vibrant culture and stunning landscapes. Mt. Etna, Europe’s most active volcano, looms majestically, with its constant eruptions serving as a reminder of nature’s power. Taormina, perched on a hill, offers breathtaking views of the sea, rich history, and charming streets, making it a must-visit destination.
In Spain, I embraced the vibrant culture of Barcelona, admired the architectural wonders of Antoni Gaudí, and enjoyed the lively atmosphere of La Rambla. Andorra, which I reached by hiring a car from Barcelona, offers stunning mountain landscapes and duty-free shopping. This tiny principality is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, with excellent skiing and hiking opportunities.
I also made my way to the breathtaking landscapes of the Swiss Alps, where I hiked among towering peaks, and the enchanting cities of Zurich and Lucerne. Vienna, Austria, enchanted me with its classical music heritage, stunning palaces, and cozy coffeehouses.
The beauty of Prague’s Old Town Square and the Charles Bridge captivated me in the Czech Republic, while Budapest’s thermal baths and the Buda Castle left me spellbound in Hungary.
My European adventures have left me with a deep appreciation for the continent’s rich history, diverse cultures, and captivating landscapes, and I look forward to exploring more of its treasures in the future.
Where to next?
So far this year, I’ve been to Morocco for a third time and moved to Belgium in June. I’ve been on a quick weekend break in Amsterdam and have just returned from a few days in Norway. I will be visiting Georgia towards the end of the year. So far, the countries I hope to visit next year are Sweden, Armenia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina so stay tuned to this blog for all my latest posts, tips and photos!