Hiking in Howth: The Bog of Frogs Loop

For my last day in Ireland, I wanted to get out of the city and experience a bit of the stunning coastline. I chose to go to Howth, a bustling village located on the Howth Head peninsula just 15 km. from Dublin. There, I hiked 12 km. in beautiful surroundings, with fresh air in my lungs, birds flying high above me and the sun shining…

Dublin: Pubs, Cathedrals and One Enormous Park

Dublin is a beautiful city with heaps to see and do: whether you enjoy getting drunk on one of the atmospheric Irish pubs, spending money on good shopping and dining or getting spiritual in the beautiful churches and cathedrals, there is something for everyone. Although everything is close by and could be seen in just one day, you need at least a few days to…

Four Hours in Belfast

Both Bethann and I had been told by several people that Belfast is a must-see on the British isles. Despite us being tired from celebrating New Years the night before, we decided to go on a day trip to Belfast on January 1st. The bus ride from Dublin took just over two hours, and since we didn’t leave till 12 PM, we only had about…

New Years in Dublin 2015/16

2015 has been a year full of travel and for me, there was just no other way to end it and start the new year of 2016 than in another country. One of the best friends that I’ve made this year is Bethann, who I met in Poland in September, and she decided to travel to Dublin for New Years, so I joined her. What…

Photo Diary: The Best of London

20 years, 3 months and 24 days. That’s how long it took me to visit London, and THAT is a disaster! London is not only the capital of United Kingdom, it’s also my capital – and so is Copenhagen. My mother is English and my father is Danish and I’ve always felt an equal amount of patriotism towards both countries. I’ve spent a lot of…

Mountainbiking in Thetford Forest

In between Thetford and Brandon in East Anglia lies Thetford Forest, the largest lowland pine forest in Britain with a large variety of animals and plant life. Thetford Forest is one of my favourite places to spend an afternoon in England, biking on one of the trails, enjoying an icecream in the sun or having a picnic in the forest. In the middle of the…