Trip Notes // Switzerland 

9am on Saturday: They had assembled their luggage by the front door and were packing themselves into the small family car, preparing for the 4 hour drive up to Glasgow Airport…it had the cheapest flights available. With a delayed flight, extreme turbulence and a mix-up with the car rental company meaning they had to make do with a mini for the rest of the week, they … Continue reading Trip Notes // Switzerland 

Next On My List…

I was born with a condition. It causes me to dream endlessly of travelling to places I want so badly to see and explore. It is called wanderlust. I have been lucky enough to be able to exert this passion for travelling by exploring various countries in Europe. My parents love it too, and we go on holiday to France, Switzerland, Spain etc. almost every year. But I can’t help feeling … Continue reading Next On My List…

Thoughts on a Mediterranean Cruise

On a whim, I decided to revisit Emily Writes after a long break from blogging. Upon recently returning from a cruise holiday in Europe, I was inspired to reflect on many of the striking aspects of the holiday. We spent ten days in the Mediterranean on a luxurious Cunard ship, Queen Victoria, stopping at various ports along the way: Livorno, Rapallo, Monte Carlo, Barcelona, Valencia … Continue reading Thoughts on a Mediterranean Cruise