Welcome to Budapest! There is so much to do in here and it can be hard to know where to begin. There is more than one way to discover Budapest… dramatic architecture, fascinating history, Danube, thermal baths (in 1934 Budapest was officially ranked as a “City of Spas”), countless restaurants, bistros, taverns, fast food places (Hungarians love their… Continue reading How to spend 3 days in Budapest?
It’s my 2nd day in Hungary – beautiful landlocked country in central Europe. It’s not my first time here, so I know what to expect 🙂 Wonderful Budapest, rich and spicy food, friendly and hospitable people, and extremely fascinating and tricky language 🙂 Are you ready for the challenge? Let’s start with greetings: Jó napot… Continue reading Travelling to Hungary?
Have you ever been in Poland? Tourists usually travel to Cracow or Warsaw, but trust me, there is much more to see out there. It often makes me laugh when people come back from Poland and they are surprised that we actually have cars, modern houses, shopping centres and the Internet. Well… yes, we do… Continue reading Let’s discover Gdańsk!
Visiting Tenerife anytime soon? Dora Cherry aka Dora the Explorer advises to Keep Calm and Carry On Travel Survival Guide 🙂 Number 1: sun protection Don’t forget to wear hat all the time, unless you want to burn your scalp (like I did on boat trip). Don’t forget about sunglasses or you will look like Atti on this… Continue reading Dora’s travel survival guide
I just can’t wait! Tomorrow morning we are flying to Tenerife 🙂 It is known locally as the ‘Land of Eternal Spring’ – sounds good to me. It is the largest of the seven Canary Islands and there really is something for everyone – sun, sea, mountains, history, festivals, nightlife and much more. I have prepared… Continue reading 20 things to do in Tenerife
This week we are travelling to Tenerife woohooohooo 🙂 Let’s catch up with few basic Spanish phrases 🙂 We do want to impress locals! Say Hello Good morning – Buenos días (bway nos dee ahs) Good afternoon – Buenas tardes (bway nahs tar days) Good evening – Buenas noches (bway nahs noh chayss) Hi – Hola… Continue reading 20 useful Spanish phrases
Sunny Saturday afternoon, it would be shame to stay at home. So after quick lunch we decide to go to Beaulieu – small picturesque village located in the New Forest national park in England. The village is home for 13th century Palace House (open to the public) and famous National Motor Museum (that we already… Continue reading Beaulieu Riverside walk on Saturday afternoon
Lovely sunny Saturday – it would be foolish not to make most of it! So we quickly eat our delicious lunch (steak, baked baby potatoes and Cesar salad – yep I know yummmmmy), change into comfy clothes and shoes, set our sat-nav and off we go… Destination: Lulworth Cove BH20 5RH Approx. 25 miles Time:… Continue reading Day Out: Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door
When I visit new places, I have to taste local cuisine – even if I can’t pronounce name of the dish or even if food looks scary 🙂 Without it there is no authentic travel experience for Dora The Explorer. Rich, delicious, very hearty… Traditional Polish cuisine is a real calories bomb, so if you want to… Continue reading Taste of Poland: 5 traditional must-try dishes
Travelling to Poland? Basic English is usually enough these days to communicate in Poland. Most of the locals know at least a bit of English while some speak it fluently. But… Why not to learn few words? You will certainly win sympathy of the locals, if you try to speak Polish (even in clumsy way).… Continue reading 24 essential Polish expressions