For one last time we are at the Dubrovnik Bus station,…waiting for the Mostar-bound bus which unfortunately is running late. A huge crowd of passengers gather steadily before the bus finally arrives. […]
Foodie, travel addict and human rights activist. The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes
Dubrovnik: A Game of Thrones
It takes a cool 17 hours on the road, by bus from Pula to Dubrovnik; but somehow I don’t feel as exhausted as I would expect to. It certainly isn’t the worst […]
Pula, the city that never seems to sleep
Our trip from Brussels Charleroi to Pula, Croatia goes smoothly. With minimal baggage and being on the third row of the seats in the Ryanair flight, we are among the first […]
A dark day for the Netherlands..
Just a day ago, shocking news filled our television screens. A plane had been downed while flying over Ukraine air space. It was not just any plane, it was a commercial jet; […]
What do you do when you miss a flight?
It’s costly to miss a flight, any flight. It’s more costly to miss a flight in the summer. Everyone in Europe is going somewhere..the inter-European flights are jam-packed, the ones that have […]
Who says that Tilburg is a sleepy town?
Tilburg , a small town in the south of the Netherlands has oft been dubbed ‘sleepy’, with not much in the way of fun, or things to do for people to amuse themselves; […]
The Liebster Award
This is my 3rd month of blogging and I have recieved a blogging award..I’m happy that people out there appreciate this blog, Travelogues of an African Girl. The Liebster Award is given […]
Did I meet a paedophile?
The day had gone well. We had made it to a friend’s wedding in the nation’s capital: Amsterdam. I hadn’t seen her for six years. My daughter whom she had cradled as […]
Diamonds and chocolates..
No matter how many times I visit Antwerp, I never seem to cross the bounds of the familiar. The city seems to have a never-ending charm about it. It’s within reasonable distance from […]
5 great reasons to visit Amsterdam Bijlmer
It is the allure of drugs, the Red Light District and tulips at Keukenhof gardens that draws most tourists to Amsterdam. However, Keukenhof is open to the public for just three months; […]