From the archive: Taquile

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Montenegro’s gem: The Bay of Kotor

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Albania’s Accursed Mountains

Blood feuds and strict communism are now history. In front of us lie Albania’s impressive mountains and beautiful valleys. It is all viewed with…

Shill House Cottage

If you blink, it is easy to miss Alvescot, a small, sweet gem in the English countryside. Let’s talk about Shill House Cottage, an…

CUBA

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CITIES

EAT & DRINK

Ulla Winbladh

Head out to the island of Djurgården in Stockholm, a place which is truly a little haven for hungry people. We eat slowly so…

The tomato advice

What do you do when you’ve photographed all of Iceland’s impressive waterfalls and spouting geysers? You enjoy a steaming hot tomato soup. It was…

Cuban B&B

You can stay in a hotel when you are in Cuba, or you can stay in a Casa Particular. We would recommend the latter….

TRAVEL TIPS

Vatnajökull: Ice cold giant

Through time, glaciers have formed on land on this planet. Today they play an important role as an indicator of global warming. Maybe a…

Wrocklaw: Dwarf hunting

Some of Wroclaw’s most popular sights are not cathedrals or monuments. Its dwarves. It is said that there are over 300 of them, but…

Street art

Soletraveller loves street art. It may be Banksy’s political stencils or an interesting detail in a street scene. We previously made a trip where…

Seydisfjordur: a colourful spot

Whether you’re arriving in Iceland by ferry or you’re far along the island’s Ring road, this little village should not be missed. I find…

Raufarholshellir: go explore

Once lava floated through here and formed a lava tube. Today it is an exciting little outing for those who like big dark holes…

Best view of Barcelona

It’s easy to drown in a city, with all that occurs in busy urban areas. So it is refreshing to look from a high…