All posts by Frog and Freckles

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Boring Belgium? You’ll think twice after a weekend in Brussels!

Brussels, the capital of Belgian chocolate and probably one of the most underrated cities in Europe. We think that Brussels gets a lot of bad rep, or even not enough attention at all. Read more…

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A cycling adventure: Saint-Malo to Mont-Saint-Michel, in tandem!

A couple of weeks after an amazing road trip in West America, we were getting serious itchy feet to go on another adventure. It was also around this time that we realised that we had definitely Read more…

travel-tips

24 quick tips to make travel in 2017 as easy as pie

Traveling is supposed to be pleasurable, so when then can it feel so complicated at times? Over the years we have refined some of our techniques to make our trips run as smoothly as possible. Read more…

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The super budget guide: 24 hours and less than 20 euros in Paris

We have been lucky enough to live in Paris for over 8 years and we have loved every single minute of it. Ok, maybe the morning rush hour on the metro has not been our favourite thing to do Read more…

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Getting a Japanese Working Holiday Visa is surprisingly easy! 

For those that don’t already know, we’re going to Japan in January 2017 for approximately 8 months. Of course, doing so would not be possible without a visa, so we decided Read more…

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The truth: What it’s really like visiting Quebec, Canada in winter

There are many ways to describe Canada in winter, but the first words that spring to mind are cold, icy, and above all, FUN! We had a couple of weeks’ holiday to take Read more…

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We went on a cruise in our 20’s and stuck out like sore thumbs

A few years ago we got an amazing last-ish-minute cruise deal to go and explore the Baltics. We had always fancied visiting Scandinavia, but flying to each individual Read more…

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5 of the best Paris restaurants the locals keep secret

Paris is supposed to be the cuisine capital of the world, so why on earth is it do easy to have an average, verging on terrible, meal? Sure, there are loads of French restaurants Read more…

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Using Sorrento as a base to visit Pompeii and the Amalfi coast 

Our trip to Sorrento was a last minute one. Freckles’ family had already booked flights and a weeks’ accommodation for the beginning of October and not wanting to miss out, Read more…

malta-by-bike

The ultimate guide to cycling around Malta

Malta is one of the lesser known countries in Europe. Of course, the rising popularity of cruises means that the country is seeing its tourism increase. But how many Read more…