The While in Europe List Round III

We’ve committed to another year in the UK, but I think this time it will definitely be the last one. Which means we have to travel as much as possible while it’s still cheap to visit Europe. Our ever growing bucket/while we live in Europe list has been updated since last year, and since then…

A Weekend in Krakow 

Our weekend in Kraków was a good one, full of delicious food, a beautiful city and a thought provoking and somber day trip to see Auschwitz and the famous salt mines. The history of the city dates back nearly a thousand years and is a colourful one. From the legend of the dragon that lived under…

A Day Trip from Krakow 

We booked a day trip from Kraków to the Auschwitz and Birkenau Concentration camps and the famous Wieliczka Salt Mines. It wasn’t a trip I was looking forward to, but it was something we both felt we had to see while in Poland. The concentration camp sites are now memorials, some buildings have been converted…

2016 in Review

2016 has been an amazing year of travel, wedding planning and living in the U.K. for us. We were fortunate to add many countries and cities to our list. January We kicked off the new year in Paris, on a trip with Lucas’s parents, and coincidentally found ourselves in the city at the same time as friends…

Eating and Drinking in Kraków 

Rightly or wrongly, the part of our trip to Kraków I was most excited about was the food. I love pierogis and kielbasa and was excited to spend a weekend enjoying them in between sightseeing. After our wild vodka adventure in St Petersburg, I was more skeptical of the vodka tasting we had planned, but…