The medieval city of Carcassonne is one of those places that seems almost unreal, but this 12th century castle is waiting to be explored and it can be done in 24 hours!
Languedoc is one of the biggest wine regions in the world. It runs along the Mediterranean coast from south of Toulouse to the suburbs of Montpellier.
Underrated, stylish, captivating and full of character here's our week in the Mediterranean city of Montpellier in all of its unadulterated magnificence!
We didn't expect much from Montpellier while we planned our month long trip from the Alps through Western Europe. The only thing we knew was that it was a bit of a hub for students and not too far from the Mediterranean. After a long struggle with French train strikes and a lot of waiting … Continue reading Montpellier City Guide
We're putting it out there, we're not vegan but we do love new and interesting ways to eat food in a sustainable way and to indulge in local traditions when we travel. We'll almost eat anything. On our recent travels we've found that unlike back home there isn't quite the same enthusiasm for switching to … Continue reading Local Flavours: Tuscan Style Rabbit
Snapshots from Nîmes. From Les Arenes to the streets lined with stupendously awesome street art there is something for everyone in this Provençal city. We want to show everything, so not just our Instagrams but a wider image of what happens on our travels and in our lives. This is Nîmes and we hope you … Continue reading Nîmes Snapshots| The city with an accent
There are countless beautiful towns and cities in Europe and the South of France has some exquisite options for weekend breaks or for those planning something a bit more substantial. For us we had finished a five month ski season in the French Alps and this was the start of a journey that would take … Continue reading Nîmes City Guide – ‘The Rome of France’
Buongiorno! If you love to travel and have been thinking about what kind of seasonal job is for you, we can help by explaining what being an au pair means. We have arrived in Italy to spend the summer looking after two young kids for a family on a farm in the region of Umbria. … Continue reading Seasonal Work Advice | Travel as an Au Pair
'What's this on my face?! Shining in my eyes!' 'Oh that's the sun', explains Henry knowingly. It's the end of the season and we've left the small ski resort of Sainte Foy, now we're sat with a selection of breakfast items from McDonald's waiting on a bus. Lost somewhere inside a hazy hangover my eyes … Continue reading The Season Ends.
From the Highlands to the Alps, travelling on a budget - the seasonaire diaries!