Four Fun (and One Less Fun) Experiences in Georgia

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Europe, Georgia | 21 Comments
Four Fun (and One Less Fun) Experiences in Georgia

From therapeutic Sulphur baths to feasting on a wide selection of flavoursome foods, Georgia proved to be everything you would expect from a country with such a rich heritage. Read more as we list four fun (and the one less fun) things to do in Georgia, Europe. Fun things to do in Georgia, Europe 1. […]

A Picnic in Ancient Apollonia – A Tale of Albanian Culture and Hospitality

Posted by on Oct 30, 2016 in Albania, Europe | No Comments
A Picnic in Ancient Apollonia – A Tale of Albanian Culture and Hospitality

The buildings along the highway from Tirana to Fier (the larger town gateway to ancient Apollonia, Albania) are very evident due to their colourful and ultra-modern facades, but for some reason, they all seem to be half-finished. We couldn’t make out whether construction was still ongoing or whether they had been abandoned before completion.  The road from […]

Feasting on Local Food in Georgia

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Europe, Food, Georgia | No Comments
Feasting on Local Food in Georgia

Feasting on local food is by itself a good enough reason to travel to Georgia, although we do recommend avoiding the scales for a while after your trip (says Michelle, Nikki doesn’t share the same concerns)! The food in Georgia, Europe (just in case you got lost in Atlanta), is an outstanding experience! Very heavy on […]

Ushqim – Eating in Kosovo

Posted by on Jul 3, 2016 in Europe, Food, Kosovo | No Comments
Ushqim – Eating in Kosovo

Heavy on meat, cheese and pastry, the food in Kosovo is similar to that in other Balkan countries but includes a local twist. Ushqim, the Albanian word for ‘food’ is something you will hear very often if you plan on eating in kosovo! Our top choice for food in Kosovo. Here’s a description of some traditional […]