Biking in Budapest

We rented an apartment in the Jewish quarter of Budapest and at the bottom of the staircase were two old boneshaker bikes, padlocked to the iron railings, that came with the apartment. They barely looked rideable – no gears, dodgy brakes, a bit old-fashioned. One had a bell and basket, while the other was –… Continue Reading


The best pubs in Dublin – Sláinte!

Here’s a 64,000-euro question – which bar in Dublin serves the best pint of Guinness? Luckily, you don’t have to give me 64,000 big ones – I have selflessly been and gone to Dublin to check out the contenders, and bundled the winners all together in a nifty little video. Check out my absolute personal… Continue Reading


Bratislava in a day

Can you really see a capital city in a day? Usually I’d say no, but I suppose in the end it depends on the city. You can try, all you like, to whizz around Paris or London in 24 hours, but it’s a fairly pointless exercise. Far better to pick a museum, a gallery and… Continue Reading