Porto in a lazy day

Before starting a big walking trip north to Santiago with a friend, we spent a day in Porto. It immediately jumped to the top of my list of favourite cities with its colourful buildings, the Douro River leading into the ocean, the winding streets and mosaic churches. I’ve attached a few too many photos, just […]

Marrakech

Marrakesh – mint tea and a scary massage Some friends and I went on a five day mini-holiday to Marrakesh, courtesy of easyjet’s cheap flights. We stayed in a traditional riad (guesthouse) in Medina, which is Marrakesh’s old town surrounded by a large stone wall. It was a great little place to stay, very central and […]