Borders are reopening, planes are taking off, travelling is no longer a thing of the past. So, we thought we would share with you what we carry in our bag while sightseeing.
-To visit before 2025-
Relative to the other continents, Europe is often underwhelmed in the topic of dream travel destinations. Only Rome’s Colosseum is included in the contemporary “Seven Wonders of the World”. However, we believe there are ever more wonders to unravel. Below we have compiled a list of top 5 “under-the-radar” European destinations we plan on visiting before 2025. These destinations are in no particular order.
Our amazing first holiday together in the enchanting city of Rome, where we experienced a romantic blend of culture and history had come to an end. Our 2 1/2 hour flight from Rome Ciampino to London Stansted was bittersweet.
My physiological fear initiated, I could not ‘tread water’ and even understanding the physics of buoyancy and staying afloat I lacked, the inherent advantage of being able to rely on my 6”2 height in shallower water had been vanquished- FIGHT OR FLIGHT MODE ACTIVATED. I WAS OFF, sprinting Michael Phelps style to the other beach (in truth far more of a frenetic front crawl than a majestic butterfly motion). I ploughed unapologetically between a cuddling couple- they were less than pleased but hey! What did they expect?
Steep rugged white limestone cliffs juxtaposed against light-blue turquoise waters, all emblazoned with fluorescence under the Mediterranean sun…. we would like to introduce you to the Calanques of Marseille.