10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You · Europe

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Budapest

As I’ve said elsewhere, I don’t harbour particularly warm, fuzzy feelings towards Budapest. To cut to the chase, it made it onto my ‘list of places I’ll never go back to’, and for all the wrong reasons. In all honesty, Budapest mystified me – I’d gone with everyone else’s praise for the city ringing in my ears;… Continue reading 10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Budapest

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You · Asia · Japan

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Tokyo

Situated at the bleeding edge of all that is ultra-modern and futuristic, but with one foot firmly planted in the tradition and tranquility of its spiritual past, Tokyo is a glorious, dazzling and bewildering mixture of old and new. Whilst its frenetic pace can be tempered by the pockets of calm that its temples and shrines provide,… Continue reading 10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Tokyo

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You · Africa · Morocco

10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Marrakech

Marrakech seems to be a city that divides opinion, so is perhaps a natural choice for this first ’10 Things… ‘ post. I absolutely adored Marrakech – it is one of the few cities that I would genuinely be happy to go back to in lieu of visiting somewhere new – but I know many… Continue reading 10 Things I Hate (and Love) About You: Marrakech