After landing in Porto, we hopped into an Uber to take us to our hotel about half an hour drive away. On arrival, the theme of the hotel is given away in its name - Hotel Da Musica. There is a clear music theme to the hotel from the music notes on the door mat, [...]
Our first BRB Travel trip was revealed to us a month before we flew out - we headed off to Geneva, Switzerland!
It's hard to think of Europe without naming Germany in the first five countries that come to mind. However with all the European trips I've made Germany was yet to feature...
If you’ve ever thought about going on a wellness retreat, Reign x Shine is the one to go for. Organised by two wonderful women, Maya and Trudie, Reign x Shine is a luxury wellness retreat for women of African and Caribbean descent and aims to be a safe space for sisters to focus on their [...]
We've talked to some people about our Norway day visit and found it's been met with interest every single time; people ask us how much it cost us and if it was worth it, what we saw and whether we'd do it again...
In our short visit to Porto, we found more than enough to keep us busy and it did not disappoint us in the slightest!
I pride myself on being pretty organised with my trips but I must admit; Iceland was, strangely, one of my most shambolic and well-planned attempt at travelling EVER simultaneously? I know, it doesn't make sense. I learned so much, but I also caught some major L's. I've put together 9 "need-to-knows" about Iceland, in the hopes that your expectations will be managed and your plans will not go to pot like a few of mine did.
If you don't travel often, or haven't travelled at all, deciding where to go can be a huge task; you have the whole world at your feet after all...
We hurried into a cab fresh on arrival at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport when the Spanish-English language barrier, peppered with our cab driver’s lack of patience, had us heading in the wrong direction and abandoned miles away from our destination. With a quick swipe to the Uber of the Spanish-speaking world, we found ourselves in [...]
Excitement set in once our flights were booked, but our expectations of our upcoming trip to Athens were low overall. Our friend Gloria’s birthday was coming up, and alongside our other regular travel buddy Nadine, the four of us were in desperate need of a winter getaway. The temperature was forecast to be in the low 20s so we knew we [...]