Tag: travel

Toronto’s Nügateau is Éclair Heaven

Toronto’s Nügateau is Éclair Heaven

A little something sweet caught my eye while planning our long-awaited trip to my birthplace of Toronto, Canada – a perfectly purple éclair, topped with fresh blueberries and glinting under the bakery lights , called out ‘Eat Me!’ from my…

A Guide to The Heart of Toronto

A Guide to The Heart of Toronto

Toronto is an incredibly vibrant city, one that’s always had a place in my heart. I was born there, grew up in the suburbs, and my childhood memories are full of wonderful experiences there – taking the ferry to the…

8 Ways to Enjoy Summer in Copenhagen

8 Ways to Enjoy Summer in Copenhagen

With its historic charm, incredible cuisine, and undeniable sense of style, Copenhagen is a fantastic city no matter what time of year you visit. But there really is something special about Copenhagen in the summertime, when the sun comes out…

8 Wonderful Ways to Enjoy Stockholm in the Rain

8 Wonderful Ways to Enjoy Stockholm in the Rain

I had been dreaming of my Stockholm adventure since I found flight tickets and a hotel booking under the Christmas tree. It was now the end of April, spring – the perfect time to explore this charming Scandinavian capital I…

WestMarket: Copenhagen’s Newest Foodie Hotspot

WestMarket: Copenhagen’s Newest Foodie Hotspot

Central Copenhagen’s third food market opened its doors in January, giving locals and visitors alike even more delicious options when it comes to street food. WestMarket joins Torvehallerne Market and Copenhagen Street Food, adding to Copenhagen’s ever-growing foodie scene. Located in…

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…

The Best of Budapest

The Best of Budapest

Coming from Canada, where just flying to the next big city will cost you hundreds of dollars, I was ecstatic to be able to book a  return flight from Copenhagen for 35€. I was also fortunate enough to have the added…

Copenhagen’s 10 Most Photogenic Spots

Copenhagen’s 10 Most Photogenic Spots

With its colourful buildings, quaint cobblestone streets, sprawling gardens, and picturesque waterfront, Copenhagen is a photographer’s paradise. Everywhere you turn, a perfect shot beckons – a bicycle leaning against a historic building, boats sailing in the harbour, or produce piled…

Eating Berlin: A Foodie’s Guide

Eating Berlin: A Foodie’s Guide

Anytime we visit a new destination, one of our top priorities is to experience the local food scene, from market halls to fine dining. On our quick visit to Berlin – my first time in the German capital – we…

Eurotrip: Exploring 7 Cities in 9 Days

Eurotrip: Exploring 7 Cities in 9 Days

For me, the most exciting thing about being an expat in Europe is the ability to travel easily and cheaply to new cities and countries, and a travel dream of mine had always been to visit the Netherlands, Belgium and France…