Castle of the Christian Monarchs

Castle of the Christian Monarchs

I’m still in Cordoba! Waking up on a Tuesday after a good relaxing night at a Hostal in the Old Town, I was pretty enthused to get exploring again. Why? Because it’s NOT a Monday! Everything closes on a Monday in Cordoba! So I could now visit the main...

Mezquita – 2 Religions in Harmony?

‘So this is actually a Mosque yet also a Cathedral. That’s impressive!’ I commented to my travel buddies as I looked up high at the steep walls showing a hint of the Minarets/Bell Towers peeking above. After exploring Cordoba on a Monday, Mezquita...

Cordoba Mondays

After a week of seemingly just drinking Sangria and wine in Madrid that included eating far too many tapas, it was time to get more cultural to experience Spain and that meant leaving Madrid. Also, we wanted to drink the same in different cities. I swear my travel...
Tapas: Love or Hate?

Tapas: Love or Hate?

Waking up in the middle of the afternoon after a fun fuelled night in Madrid experiencing how the Spanish party for Eurovision, I was desperately hungry. Imagine me as the cookie monster. I need my cookies to be shovelled into my mouth from a digger. So I agreed with...
Eurovision in Europe

Eurovision in Europe

It’s 18th May 2013 and you know what this means?! It’s EUROVISION FINAL DAY! If you don’t know what it is, then I ask you, ‘where the freaking hell have you been in your life?!’ How can you not know?! Oh well, I guess I should tell you...
Bangkok for Beginners

Bangkok for Beginners

Well it’s that time of year again. Many students are celebrating their academic year being finally over and going on their summer jollies. It seems this year, pretty much everyone (Bar me) is going to SE Asia and specifically Thailand. I remember that day when I...