Tag Archives: Cities

24 Hours in Belgrade

Serbia may have a turbulent past and a controversial present with its relationship with Kosovo but with talks of joining the European Union membership, times are changing for the former Yugoslavian state. It was only 15 years ago that the capital, Belgrade was scarred by NATO bombings and today it’s not really the city that attracts the… Continue Reading…

The Best of Budapest

It’s pretty, it’s relaxing and it has fab nightlife! This city has everything and possibly even more that you’ll ever need in a city break, and after thinking that Budapest is just for romantics… …it has certainly proved me wrong.  This sprawling city is for anyone interested in history, spas, shopping, eating out, sightseeing and… Continue Reading…

Mumbai

I’m back in a crazy city to honking cars. It’s barely a year since I trod foot in this country and coming back feels so familiar. The smell of curry and spices fill the air, shanty houses line the motorway and sellers wander amongst the stopping traffic. Yet it is so different to Delhi. There are… Continue Reading…

Namaste Nepal

I’ve arrived in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal; a small country landlocked between the two giants that are China and India. It’s a congested city, with black smoke fogging the narrow streets oozing out of car exhausts. People sell coconuts by the roadside, goats sit on top of buses and cows roam around the few… Continue Reading…