Further afield – Oslo

Probably the most expensive place I’ve ever been to, but also home to some of the best museums, mainly focused on the spirit of exploration. Opera House One of my favourite pieces of modern architecture though you’d need sunglasses to on a sunny day to protect yourself from the dazzling whiteness of the exterior. Beautifully…

Further afield – Copenhagen and Malmo

Copenhagen is the cycling capital of the world and home to some great museums and galleries, but few spectacular sights. One of those cities which is probably nicer to live in than to visit as a tourist, Brisbane is another. Yes, I know Malmo is in Sweden, not Denmark, but given that it’s only 35…

Further afield – Stockholm & Gothenburg

Sweden’s capital is one of my favourite cities, with a huge amount to see and do, beautiful and varied architecture, waterfronts everywhere, and in the height of summer seemingly endless days. It’s the perfect weekend escape for those in Europe, or an essential stop on any travels through Scandinavia. Gothenburg isn’t quite in the same…