Highlights of Northern Ireland Tour with Paddywagon

This past Saturday I boarded a large green Paddywagon tour bus bright and early and set off to see the highlights of Northern Ireland. It was a fantastic day that saw us visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Giants Causeway, the rope bridge at stunning Carrick-a-Rede, Dunluce Castle, Belfast and an amazing coastal drive…

Lithuania’s stunning Trakai Castle, featuring the meanest gift shop employee ever

One of my favourite castles in Europe is Lithuania’s stunning Trakai Castle, which is located a short 30 minute train ride from the capital, Vilnius. We visited on a perfect summer day, though we imagine that visiting the castle in autumn, spring or even a snow capped winter (if you can stand the cold) would…