The experiences we've documented so far have been for the most part positive ones, but this next stop in Madrid was a bit disappointing. It was a must to visit one of the classic churro cafés in the city, so the gang and I went to the 121-year-old Chocolatería San Ginés. It was TripAdvisor-approved, maintaining a…Read more All Aboard el Tren de Churro! (Or Not?)
After taking a night train to Lisbon - from Madrid - we arrived at our hostel early in the morning. I had managed to get some sleep on the train, so I was rested enough (barely) to start my day. I had plans to meet my cousin, who had been living in Lisbon for five…Read more Pastéis de Belém: The OG Portuguese Egg Tart of Lisbon!
For the last leg of our spring 2015 Europe trip, the group of 5 Media & PR girls split, with two staying on to sun on the beaches of Portugal, one heading straight back to the UK and Yasho and I heading to out final destinations of Brussels and Amsterdam. We flew from Lisbon to…Read more You say ‘Belgium’, I hear ‘Waffles’…Mokafé is a must! #Brussels
You know when you put an Indian in Britain she craves Indian food...real Indian food and not 'Poppadoms' and 'Tikka Masala'; and when you put a Bengali-Goan girl without real seafood she goes crazy! And that is what happened to me! When Elisabeth and I booked one of our first Megabus to London, one of…Read more Satisfying those shellfish cravings! BIG EASY LONDON!
An earlier version of this post was written for a personal blog of mine last year. It has been edited slightly and has additions from Yasho! xx Elisabeth Yasho and I decided that for our last full day in Barcelona we would just have to have that Spanish lunch after our visit to the beach. A proper…Read more 3 course meal (bottle of wine included) on a budget! #Barceloneta
First time in Paris and there was no way we could miss crossing off the 'Wine and Cheese' from our bucket lists! Traveling as students on a budget, we of course hoped to fine the perfect balance of tasty wines and cheeses and a “French” atmosphere, but nothing that would completely empty our pockets at…Read more Vin et fromage!