So, week three of living locally and social distancing. It feels familiar now, this new normal. If you read my last post, you’ll know I’ve been entertaining myself by day dreaming about where I’d like to be, if I had this much free time under any other circumstances. Last week I took myself off to… Continue reading Where I’d like to Be: City Break
City breaks are a thing now. The idea of taking one big holiday is fading, replaced by a number of shorter breaks. Including, but not limited to, the fabulous thing that is the city break. City breaks are great – they can be tailored to any budget, are flexible, can be an affordable means… Continue reading Planning a City Break
What do get if you take five people, one city and about three-and-half-hours in which to see a little something of the place? The answer is, a quick dip into Norway’s capital Oslo. In my last post I chattered a bit about our recent Color Line Minicruise and part of this high seas experience was some… Continue reading Ashore in Oslo
We were recently lucky enough to experience a minicruise between Kiel in Germany and Oslo, Norway with the ferry company Colorline. Opinion seems divided when it comes to the humble minicruise. Depending on your priorities, budget, time constraints and expectations, a minicruise may or may not work for you. Us? We loved it. But with… Continue reading Color Line Minicruise: Do’s & Don’ts.