The Faroe Islands are a gorgeous little country, perched in between Iceland and Scotland in the North Atlantic that is just too incredible to miss! These volcanic islands are a picture-perfect place to explore, especially as the landscape feels so unspoilt, cared for and totally pristine. I’m already itching to go back to the Faroe … Continue Reading

There’s something so incredible about visiting the Nordic Countries, I’m not sure if it’s the crisp air, stunning scenery, delicious food or just the cute and colourful little towns but I always leave them with a deep longing to return. The best part about these countries though is that there’s such a diversity in scenery and landscape here … Continue Reading

Yup, we’re in the midst of winter… frosty mornings, chilly winds and flurries of snow! However much you love winter, it can be a testing season, especially as the longer nights take hold. I’m all about embracing winter, in fact, the thought of a log cabin, roaring fire and plenty of snow is a total … Continue Reading

Nestled in between the tip of Scotland and Iceland, this tiny island nation is one of Europe’s most picturesque countries to explore. The Faroe Islands may well look a million miles away, but it’s a lot closer (and accessible) than you might think. This small archipelago feels like one of Europe’s most untouched and isolated nations… which, … Continue Reading

After horse riding around the stunning Faroese countryside, we headed back to the hotel to ‘thaw out’. It was sunny but that wind still carried a chill that only excitement seemed to combat (you know, one of those moments where its only once you get off the horse you realise how cold you really are). … Continue Reading

Exploring the Faroe Islands is hungry work and so, after a rather busy day on the island, it’s easy to understand why all my thoughts switched right from sight-seeing and exploring straight to food! Luckily, in Tórshavn (the capital of the islands), there’s quite a lot of choice for delicious food (Faroese or otherwise) and as … Continue Reading

As mentioned before, the Saksunarvegur route eventually leads to Saksun and while on the face of it, Saksun might sound like your regular tint little village, once you arrive here, you soon realise why it’s so special and unlike any other village you’ve ever visited. Reason – the view here is absolutely incredible! We’re talking … Continue Reading

Rugged Buttercup? Sounds quite contradictory doesn’t it? (Or perhaps this could be a perfect name for a new band?) In any case, that oxymoron is the perfect description for some of the stunning routes that take you across the, already quite dramatic, Faroe Islands. Much as we would have liked to explore a Buttercup route that … Continue Reading

If pictures are worth a thousand words, then surely videos are worth millions of words? Whatever the case might be, we’ve finally put together our vlog from our time in The Faroe Islands showing first hand all the amazing sights you have to see in what is easily the most dramatic country in Europe (seriously, … Continue Reading