• Elsewheres
  • Elsewhere: Visby, Sweden

    Walled island town in the Baltic Sea home to Viking treasure hoards and fascinating tales of pirates, knights and plagues. I’m not sure what motivated me to decide on journeying to Visby when I was travelling through Scandinavia in 2014. I was going to be heading from Stockholm to Gothenburg and Visby is most certainly not […]

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  • Elsewhere: The Enchanting Seaside of Aveiro, Portugal

    Aveiro

    Boat rides down canals past traditional tiled houses, a stones throw from the beach in this little seaside city known as the “Portuguese Venice”. Aveiro, once a small fishing town, is now an emerging tourist destination for Portugal. Located south of Porto on Portugal’s Atlantic coast, Aveiro is a petite port city known for its production of salt and seaweed. […]