Travel after lockdown

I can’t be the only one nervous about getting on a flight in this new post covid world we are going to be living in, am I? Not wanting to be a downer, as I usually like to be positive on my blogs, but I do also want to be realistic and share my views….

What makes a great travel itinerary?

For me a great travel itinerary starts with planning, especially when it’s a city break and most especially when it’s a destination I am visiting for the first time. I do so just to be able to optimise my time, but equally I try not to be too rigid in my planning and would tend…

Happy New Year 2020 🥂

2019 was a good year, the start of anitaalovestravel and proof to myself that I can combine two things I enjoy- travel & writing as a creative outlet. With 2020 now upon us, bringing with it endless, new travel possibilities, here is wishing you all a very healthy and happy new year and safe travels…

Munich: Reunions, Christmas markets and Insatiable appetites

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…. 🎵 ! It definitely is in Munich.. the delicious smells of glühwein and roasting chestnuts wafting through the air, competing with the mouth watering smells of various types of grilled wurst can only mean one thing- Christmas!!!No one does Christmas markets quite like the Germans. The main…

🇨🇺 Final thoughts on Cuba: salsa, rum & tempered expectations

    Cuba is a thoroughly unique country, which is certainly not without challenges, in fact its challenges are so vast and this perhaps is not the place to expound on them, but Cuba’s natural charm, its fascinating revolutionary history, far reaching culture, music and the warmth of its people more than make up for…