Tag: Christmas

Christmas Hygge at Copenhagen’s Tivoli

Christmas Hygge at Copenhagen’s Tivoli

Winter in Denmark can be harsh – the long, light days are gone, replaced by rain, cold, and seemingly endless darkness. But there’s a remedy to what ails Danes and we expats at this time of year – the warming concept…

A Little Taste of Belgium from Planète Chocolat

A Little Taste of Belgium from Planète Chocolat

Belgium had been on my bucket list for years, ever since I’d spent just a few short hours in incredible Bruges while working on cruise ships. Last year, we finally made it happen and booked a ten-day Euro Trip starting in…

Budapest’s Charming Christmas Markets

Budapest’s Charming Christmas Markets

Beautiful Budapest One of the great things about working on cruise ships is that it gives you the opportunity to make friends from all over the world. Not only do you meet amazing people from different cultures and spend time…

Christmas Comes to Copenhagen

Christmas Comes to Copenhagen

In search of a birthday gift in the heart of Copenhagen one day in mid-November, we unexpectedly found ourselves at the centre of festive celebrations. We had no idea the holiday season was being launched already, and were delighted to…