Skopje, North Macedonia

Skopje isn’t a city that attracts many tourists. Many Eastern European cities are busy with stag dos, couples on city breaks and backpackers, but Skopje seems to get overlooked. So, my friend Dave and I headed off in early Spring to find out more about the city. By late March, the temperature starts to climb in Macedonia. We had chosen Skopje with a vague itinerary … Continue reading Skopje, North Macedonia

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik has to be one of the most picturesque towns in the world. The walled Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a charming rabbit warren of cobbled passageways, shady squares and occasional glimpses of the glistening Adriatic Sea. We stayed in an Airbnb on a quiet street a few steps from the wall of the town. The apartment’s balcony offered a view over the terracotta roofs … Continue reading Dubrovnik, Croatia