Year: 2019

Expat Life, Finance, Living in Dublin

Dublin Housing Crisis Explained: Causes, Solutions & How it affects People

The Dublin housing crisis is highly complex. That’s for sure. The phrase housing crisis gets thrown around in many European capitals...

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Expat Life, Finance, Living in Dublin

A Comparison of Living Expenses in Dublin vs Vienna

Since The Wine is from Austria, her friends who live in Vienna often ask about the living costs in Dublin. How do they compare? Similar,...

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Expat Life, Living in Dublin, Renting in Ireland

Renting in Dublin Advice Part 4: Viewing a flat

How we found our Dublin dream flat with only one viewing. This is a guide for renting in Dublin based on our experiences. In Part Three we...

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Travel, United Kingdom

A Day Trip to Glasgow – Scotland from Edinburgh

Edinburgh is many tourists’ first destination in Scotland. If you want to experience more what city life in Scotland is like, Glasgow can...

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Arts/Literature/Film, Travel, United Kingdom

6 Harry Potter Things To Do in Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh is known as the birthplace of Harry Potter. While it wasn’t where JK Rowling had the first spark of the idea, it’s...

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Barbados, Travel

Animal Flower Cave – Exploring the North of Barbados

The name Animal Flower Cave might conjure all kinds of images of what this intriguing Barbados attraction could be. I know I was wondering:...

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Power Couple Things, Travel, United Kingdom

When Travel Doesn’t Go as Planned: Linlithgow Palace from Edinburgh

You can plan day trips as much as you like but sometimes they just don’t go as planned. Transport doesn’t work, the weather is...

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Expat Life, Living in Dublin, Renting in Ireland

Finding a Flat in Dublin Part 3: Checking Listings & Response Template

How we found our Dublin dream flat with only one viewing. This is a guide for finding a flat in Dublin based on our experiences. In Part...

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Ireland, Living in Dublin, Travel

Hidden Spots in Dublin: A Beach Day on North Bull Island

Many times, we’ve made the mistake of going to Bray for the cliff walk to Greystones on a bank holiday weekend. Half of Dublin had...

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Austria, Food, Travel

Vienna Student Life: Favourite Eating Places

There are more than enough restaurant guides for various cuisines in Vienna. But this little blog post is different. Here are a few secret...

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