Fiona Travels from Asia

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert

Category: Europe

Volunteer at Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre | A transformational week for me

Right before leaving England at the end of my Master’s study in 2017, I decided to spend the little time…

5 tips for taking the family to London

It was the great writer, Samuel Johnson who famously said: “when you are tired of London, you are tired of…

Our Spectacular Day Trip to Brecon Beacons from Cardiff | A Detailed Review

A day trip to Brecon Beacons National Park from Cardiff is an absolute must for nature-lovers. Much as I’d badly wanted…

5 Reasons to visit Yorkshire Dales | Review of my Yorkshire Dales Tour

As my one-day Yorkshire Dales tour came to an end on a beautiful day in August, I kept wondering why…

16 Breathtaking Photos of my Scottish Highland Tour from Inverness

I’ve just come back from my one day Scottish Highland tour from Inverness and it was WONDERFUL! Enjoying Scotland without…

6 Reasons I Don’t Like Edinburgh

Indeed, this blog post is not a typical Edinburgh travel guide. I don’t mean to offend any Edinburgh fan out…

South Queensferry – A perfect half day trip from Edinburgh

If you’re looking for a peaceful half day trip from Edinburgh, South Queensferry is the place to be! Trains from…

London budget trip: Reviews of 14 free attractions in London

Free attractions for London budget trip – What? Where? How? I returned from my budget 3-day trip to London just…

A Day Trip in Nottingham – Follow Robin Hood’s trail

What will you do with 7 hours for a day trip in Nottingham? Is that enough to cover everything the…

8 things you’ll miss when leaving Berlin

I have never talked to anyone who declares that they dislike Berlin. Having spent 5 months in Berlin in 2013…

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