Tag Archives: Europe

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Former watchtower, Berlin, Germany

There aren’t many of these left nowadays – but at Schlesischer Park between Kreuzberg and Treptow a former watchtower has been preserved. In 1990 things were different, and when visiting Berlin with a friend we stayed the night in a watchtower overlooking the Reichstag, but that’s another story…

Been there, haven’t done that – 5 things you shouldn’t miss in Stockholm

In our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we continue our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. If you haven’t checked out our post about London, what are you waiting for? Just make sure you come back here afterwards. Okay I’m back. So it’s on […]

6 of the best…pubs and bars in London

Despite reports of the huge number of pubs closing each week in the UK (which has now thankfully slowed) there are still – literally – thousands of boozers still going strong in the capital. Choosing six of them may seem like a bonkers proposition but we’re not ones to shy away from a challenge. So […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos – Viewpoint Snøhetta, Dovrefjell, Norway

I suspect that only a country like Norway would (or indeed could) spend over a million dollars on a viewpoint, but boy was it worth it. With a path up from the car park that is accessible to all (including wheelchair users) this architectural beauty was created by the same company that designed the Oslo […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Aerial view of Trondheim, Norway

Took the drone out for a cold but rewarding flight today – taking off from Baklidammen in the Bymarka just up the road from Byåsen Butikksenter (and a ten minute drive from home). I like this aerial view with Trondheim in the distance –  I took this from about 50 metres up flying towards town. I’ve been […]