Alfieri9 (Florence, Italy)

For photographs and a full blog post on things to do and see in Florence, click here. Last week I visited Florence for the second time, this time opting to stay a little further out from the historic centre in a small boutique hotel. The owners of Alfieri9 have three hotels in total across Italy … More Alfieri9 (Florence, Italy)

Destiny Scotland – George IV Apartments (Edinburgh, Scotland)

For photographs and a breakdown of my trip to Edinburgh, click here. Cost For a one bedroom apartment I paid £56 per night, however I think I was extremely lucky with this price and the accommodation averages for closer to £100 per night. This is pretty expensive, however for the quality of the room you get … More Destiny Scotland – George IV Apartments (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok marks the start of the second part of our trip, the more typical young backpacker destinations. We arrived at around 8am by train from Chiang Mai, and got a taxi downtown to our hotel (taxi drivers and the taxi service inside the airport try and charge a ridiculous amount – just choose a meter … More Bangkok, Thailand