Unwinding at Fell Centre Kiilopaa, Lapland, Finland

“For one?”, the bus driver asked incredulously as I got my ticket leaving the Ivalo Airport. “Just me, to Kiilopaa,” I replied with a smile. He shrugged, smiled at me, and handed me my ticket. “Kiitos” I said,… Read More

A Weekend In: Helsinki

Hanging Out In February -1C never felt so good! The sun was shining, the clouds were fading, I had a full belly and was ready to explore! As I headed out of my hotel I had no clue… Read More

A Weekend In: Budapest, You Da Best!

I was wholly unprepared for what was awaiting me on a last-minute trip to Budapest. When a return flight ticket costs 26€, you buy first and ask questions later. A very unplanned, but exhilarating two days in Budapest… Read More

Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy

While all roads may lead to Roma, sometimes it’s worth going against the grain. If you’re going to Milano and you fly into BGY, you’ve already done most of the work. So take a day and get to… Read More

Brescia, Lombardia, Italy

It’s been a long time since I’ve gone to a city and haven’t heard a single word of English all day. The city of Brescia, located an hour away from Milano in the Lombardia region of Italy, broke… Read More