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

7 Things To Do In Capri On A Budget

16-03-2017

Comments

Capri is a small island located just 3 miles (5 km) off Italy’s Bay of Naples. The island’s sheer natural beauty, historic links to the Roman Republic, and its ongoing reputation a...

7 National Holidays in Europe to Experience

14-03-2017

Comments

A good party or celebration is never very far away in Europe. Most countries embrace large international holidays, and then fill the gaps with their own local traditions and nation...

How To Spend 3 Days In Barcelona

07-03-2017

Comments

Anyone who’s been to Barcelona will likely tell you that a lifetime in this vibrant, eclectic city isn’t enough time. But if you only have 3 days in Barcelona, you can still cram a...

Best Events in Europe in March

28-02-2017

Comments

March is a great time to explore Europe. The continent is in the early stages of thawing off after winter, and the summer crowds are yet to arrive. Though the streets may be quiete...

8 legendary football stadiums in Europe

23-02-2017

Comments

Though Europe knows many sports, it’s football that has earned and maintained the most fanatic of followings across the continent. Even if you’re not a big fan of the beautiful gam...

Lucerne to Montreux on the Golden Pass Train

21-02-2017

Comments

There’s only one way to get from Lucerne to Montreux, and that’s on the Golden Pass train. The route is relatively short and straightforward. And yet it transports you between two ...

7 European Destinations For All Seasons

16-02-2017

Comments

Guidebooks and travel bloggers might tell you that unless you’re into skiing, the indoors, or very cold hands, Europe is mainly a summer destination. But don’t believe those brief ...

The 7 Most Romantic Cities in Europe

13-02-2017

Comments

Europe’s cities make for some of the most romantic backdrops imaginable. Streetside cafés, sweeping views, quaint churches, ancient cathedrals, and classical architecture set the s...

The best places to celebrate Carnival in Europe

09-02-2017

Comments

If you’re new to the concept of Carnival in Europe, here’s a quick breakdown. It’s a popular event that takes place each year before the season of Lent, which usually falls somewhe...