Brighton is surrounded by the South Downs National Park, which means there are plenty of hiking opportunities - the main reason why I stayed there. One in particular interested me more: Beachy Head. Supposedly the most beautiful hike in the region. It didn't take me more than 10 seconds to decide that this was the … Continue reading Hiking Beachy Head: a Travel Highlight
Bucharest was a total surprise for me. It was my first time there and I had no idea what to expect or what to do. And I found such a vibrant, colorful and interesting capital which reminded me a bit of Berlin. Its political past and its history can be seen all around the city … Continue reading Top Things To Do in Bucharest
It's no secret, London is pretty expensive. Or at least it can be. Before I started to travel, I was sure that going to London would break my budget. The rate change is incredibly high for Americans -- even more for Canadians, and the touristy attractions -- such as the Tower of London, the London … Continue reading Exploring London on a Budget
While I was in the United Kingdom, I stayed 5 days in Edinburgh. It was my first visit in this city frozen in the 17th century, and it won't be my last. I really enjoyed my time and I couldn't help myself but being in awe by the forever lasting architecture. Everything there had me … Continue reading My To-Do List For A Day In Edinburgh
So... this is a travel blog! I bet you guessed. And as my first blog post, I thought that sharing with you an overview of what will be seen on My Postcard Substitute would be a great start to blogging. So here's what you can expect from this blog. I love traveling under a really tight … Continue reading What Can You Expect From This Blog?