Ellis and I met back in November 2014 and took our first trip away together in May 2015 (Paris, one of the most romantic of them all, obviously). Since then, we’ve literally done what we can to ensure we see as many sights and experience as many cultures as possible as a couple throughout Europe and beyond. My personal inspiration? Continue reading “Our Travel Inspiration as a Couple”
New York City, the city that never sleeps… literally
E&J’s Travel Tips:
Yellow cab from JFK to Manhattan fixed fee of $52 (+taxes and tip)
Rockefeller centre at night is best view
Eating out can be pricey, but there’s plenty of cheap healthy options
Thinking of climbing to the crown of the Statue of Liberty? Don’t bother
Expect to pay a gratuity tip a lot of the time. It’s expected
Walk across Brooklyn bridge
Venice, the city of masks, canals and lovers.
E&J’s travel tips:
- Fly to Treviso airport (cheaper).
- Regular and cheap buses to Venice centre (as far as the bus can take you)
- Water buses (Vaporetti) are the main transport method in Venice. Find out which stop is closest to your hotel and what lines run to it.
- Canal Grande (the grand canal) is the main route though Venice. Majority of lines run up and down it regularly.