Tapas & beard trims| Two weeks in España!
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Tapas & beard trims| Two weeks in España!

We have just spent the last twelve days trekking around Spain in our beloved Pug.  We collected our friend Han from the airport in Barcelona and set out from there. As per usual, we decided to do things the hard way, and only discovered when we were merrily sitting outside Terminal Two that we had … Continue reading

Anniversaries and dinner parties | Turin and our last week in Apricale
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Anniversaries and dinner parties | Turin and our last week in Apricale

Mr Kiss and I recently celebrated our second wedding anniversary, to celebrate we decided that we would spend the weekend away from our woofing cafe and check out Turin in the north of Italy.  We have grown a bit weary of driving so thought that catching the train would make for a nice break.  We … Continue reading

Man flu and Monuments | A trip from Skopje to Ancona
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Man flu and Monuments | A trip from Skopje to Ancona

After driving south through Serbia, we noticed the landscape changed immediately as we entered Macedonia. The land was more arid, there were more hills and small mosques were scattered throughout. We arrived in Skopje, just before nightfall and had foolishly not double checked all the details of our accommodation. Two hungry people does not make … Continue reading

Sunsets and Donkey cheese | Our adventures in Croatia and Montenegro
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Sunsets and Donkey cheese | Our adventures in Croatia and Montenegro

Most recently we have been circling our way around the Balkans.  We started in Croatia with a literal bang last week.  Arriving from Slovenia in the north we noticed the countryside becoming more and more arid and the temperature rising! We had planned a pit stop at the Plitvice National park and although it was … Continue reading

Sleeping under a bridge | Three days in Budapest
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Sleeping under a bridge | Three days in Budapest

So, it turns out that we are the only people in Europe still camping in a tent…. the reason became quite evident upon our arrival in Budapest.  It is cold, it is damp and it is the season for chestnuts, so the trees (which seemingly always surround camping grounds) send spiky chestnut cases hurtling at … Continue reading

Oktoberfest and roadworks | Our weekend in München
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Oktoberfest and roadworks | Our weekend in München

While Justo and I had always planned to go to Oktoberfest together, we were OVERJOYED to hear that our bestie Jess, our sis Alexandra and her boyfriend James were all keen to join in for the opening weekend. Due to the late decision making we could only find accommodation for the five of us in … Continue reading