It was another great year of travel for me and I kept snapping lots of photos and sharing them on this blog and my Facebook and Instagram pages throughout the year. Without further ado, here are 16 of my favourite travel photos from 2017 of places which I certainly would recommend for your travels in 2018.
Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
Read about the spectacular Cape Peninsula drive which passes Camps Bay.
Tulip fields, Hillegom, Netherlands
Read more about a drive around the tulip fields.
Graz is Austria’s second largest city and one of my favourite ‘discoveries’ in 2017. Read about my recommended things to do in Graz.
Another of my favourite discoveries in 2017: Ljubljana, the charming capital of Slovenia. Read about things to do in Ljubljana.
Abbaye de Fontfroide, Narbonne, France
This little village is a tranquil retreat just 30 minutes from Amsterdam. Read about my culinary getaway in Vreeland.
I spent a few days on Langkawi Island with my family and the sunsets were breathtaking! Read about my stay in Langkawi.
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Read about my impressions of Saint Petersburg.
Read about how I felt like a rock star in this jet-set haven in the south of France.
I was in Valencia for a conference and I was honoured to speak in this iconic building. Read about things to do in Valencia.
Bari, Puglia, Italy
Read about my stroll around Bari.
Matera, Basilicata, Italy
This ancient city in the south of Italy was unlike any other place I’ve ever visited! If you’re looking for a city to visit in Italy in 2018, Matera should be on the top of that list! Matera will be Europe’s Capital of Culture in 2019. Read about things to do in Matera.
Read about the Christmas Markets in Dresden.
And last but not least, arguably my favourite photo of 2017: a snowy evening in Amsterdam, my home town. 🙂