Andrew Thompson

I’m a freelance travel writer and online marketing consultant based in Cape Town, South Africa. I spend most of my time helping companies in the local tourism industry improve and grow their online presences. But when the urge to travel takes hold, as it does frequently, I sublet my apartment, load up my small backpack, and go looking for adventures to photograph and write about.Website | Instagram

The Best Things To Do In Bled, Slovenia



Bled is home to Slovenia’s only island, but for many it’s one of the most beautiful islands in the world. This small resort town, just a short train ride away from the capital Ljub...

Your Guide To Train Travel in Portugal



Portugal is a fascinating country tucked on the far western stretch of the European mainland. It has a vast, unspoiled coastline and an absorbing history. It also works in perfect ...

Mainz to Cologne By Train



The Rhine Valley is one of Germany’s most scenic regions. Medieval castles, immaculate vineyards, and historic towns line this short stretch of the iconic river Rhine from Mainz to...

Hamburg For First-Timers



Hamburg is a fascinating city. Despite being some 60 miles away from the ocean, it exudes a refreshing oceanic charm. It’s Germany’s biggest port and second most populous cit...

Best Cities to Party in Europe



Are you looking for party cities in Europe? The continent may be packed full of interesting museums, beautiful views, and fascinating historical centers – but for a significa...

Kraków For First-Timers



Kraków is Poland’s second largest city, and it’s a scenic and historic jewel in the crown of this captivating country. There are many things to do in Krakow. The city is set ...

6 Amazing Day Trips from Naples, Italy



The city of Naples is just over 2 hours south of Rome by train, and it’s the perfect gateway into one of the most fascinating regions of Italy. The city itself is all-consuming and...

5 Unexpectedly Great Foodie Cities in Europe



Europe has no shortage of celebrated food capitals. With global culinary powerhouses like France, Italy, and Spain, food tourism is one of the continent’s major attractions. But if...