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My solo festival experience at Summerjam

My solo festival experience at Summerjam

My festival buddy pulled out at the last minute due to a sudden death in his family.  I really considered not going because the idea of going to huge festival alone is a bit daunting. I’ve done it before spontaneously while travelling but never planned. These things are definitely better with friends. Anyway – I went to the festival alone …

My Trip To Copenhagen

My Trip To Copenhagen

Everything I thought Copenhagen to be was a myth. The first thing I thought when the plane was landing was.. OMG WE’RE LANDING ON WATER. You can’t see the land at all so it gives the wrong impression… I took the 20minute train ride to the city center and strolled around. I walked into Tivoli is a beautiful garden and …

Menaje a troi in Paris

Menaje a troi in Paris

I met S and C together in a bar. Of course.. I was alone. The bar was typically beautiful, expensive, classy bar close to the Lourve. I was reading a book when their friend D approached me to compliment the title of my book. D’s partner and friends were on their way asked to join me and I obliged. I …

Exploring The Streets Of Lyon

Exploring The Streets Of Lyon

Gosh its beautiful here. And just what I needed after the hideous break up with my ex. Lyon is rich in atmosphere, people and the city moves at a good pace. Not too fast, not sluggishly slow I walked alot in Lyon, I mean ALOT. It is one of the more cleaner French cities. Calm, relaxed atmosphere with a cool …

I Always Misbehave In Paris

I Always Misbehave In Paris

Everytime I go to Paris, I return with smiles, stories and secrets Let me explain… There is never a real reason why I frequent Paris so often. I am there every other month for at least 5 days. It seems to just work for me. The last time I was in Paris I solo attended a Dancehall party I heard …

My trip to Macedonia

My trip to Macedonia

Macedonia by far is the most visually impressive and modern Balcan country in Eastern Europe. Skopje is a million times cleaner and better developed then, let say Pristina, Kosovo or Sarajevo, Bosnia After driving in late at night from Kosovo it was a big awakening to see such a city like this. I was taken by total surprise as I …

My trip to Kosovo

My trip to Kosovo

I celebrated New Year 2015 in Prestina, Kosovo! Driving in from Montenegro was stunning. LANDSCAPE PORN The night Kosovo started with a strange ‘curry’. It was more of a tomato sauce and rice but it fed me up for the evening! The gathering in the main square was starting and by 11:30pm it was packed. At 12, New Years the …

The notorious overnight train Belgrade to Budapest

The notorious overnight train Belgrade to Budapest

Is the ‘nightmare’ overnight train from Belgrade to Budapest really dangerous? Many people have terrifying experiences about the overnight train from Belgrade, Serbia to Budapest, Hungary. I am here to tell you about my own experience riding this train alone, as a solo female black (mentioned for novelty purposes) traveller. There are 3 affordable ways to get from Belgrade to …