• Episode 2: Top five Paris must-dos

    Bonjour, fellow travelers! Finding Alexx here. On my quest to visit 52 countries in 52 weeks based on the cheapest flight every Tuesday, my first stop took me to the City of Lights – Paris.

    From bread and cheese all day every day, to sparkling monuments around almost every corner, it’s just one of those cities that is impressive in every way. Here are my tips and tricks for what to eat, what to see and how to get around –  and how to do it on a backpacker budget if you have to.

    The Eiffel Tower

    Let’s start with

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  • Episode 3: The Ultimate Guide to Travelling in San Sebastian

    Hey fellow travellers! Alexx here from Finding Alexx, I’m visiting a new country every week for a year with my route based off the cheapest flight each Tuesday. Crazy? Yes. Epic? Also yes. Here’s what I got up to in week 2.

    Surfies, foodies and culture vultures are going to LOVE the second stop of my trip… San Sebastian, in North Spain’s Basque Country. This coastal beauty is famous for its culinary scene, and it’s said to have the most Michelin stars per square metre than any other city in the world. Make sure you pack stretchy trousers. Here’s

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  • 6 of The Spookiest Places You Must-Visit in Europe this Halloween

    If you’re looking to lift your spirits (and not just with trick or tequila) then these 6 spooky places to visit in Europe this 31st October are an absolute must. Not least because both Michael Myers AND Leatherface are both far across the pond in America so we’re safe to explore these without fear of not making it out alive!

    France

    The Catacombs Paris

    The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, and a cruise along the River Seine maybe be top of your list on your trip to Paris but there’s something far darker and sinister than these tourist attractions.

    Hidden

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  • You Can’t Miss the Best Christmas Markets in Europe 2019

    Boughs of prickled green holly adorns the top of cabined huts. Bratwursts sizzle in the crisp night air. Mitten-hands hold cups of warm mulled wine. The jingling sounds of All I Want for Christmas can be heard from far and wide. It can only mean one thing – the Christmas markets are on their way and your presents is required!

    Amsterdam Christmas Markets

    It’s not a well-kept secret that Amsterdam is one of the prettiest cities in Europe, especially when the winter weather hits and the canals are glossed over with a clear sheen of ice, ready for the brave

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  • What to do in Sofia: The ultimate Sofia travel guide

    Hello fellow travellers! Alexx here from Finding Alexx. I’m on a year-long solo adventure to a new country every week for a year, with my route based entirely off the cheapest flight each Tuesday. Yep, it’s as hectic as it sounds! This insane adventure took me to Sofia, a gorgeous hidden gem in the Balkans and the capital city of Bulgaria. Here’s all you need to know if you’re considering a trip to Sofia, from what to do, where to sleep to how to get around and more.

    Where to stay in Sofia

    Let’s kick this off with some good

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