Castelmola, Sicily, Italy – Views from 1,736ft

Perched above Taormina in Sicily lies Castelmola; a small village whose pastel coloured buildings, hanging greenery and rough stone walls entangle themselves in the hills, lying in wait for the wandering tourists to become enthralled in the beautiful streets and stunning views. I visited Castelmola whilst on holiday with my family in Sicily. The journey…

Southern Rhineland, Germany

It’s been 8 months and I’m finally¬†back on my blog.¬†I am sitting at my desk, having finally cleansed my office from the towering folders, overwhelming stacks of paper, hastily scribbled post it notes and general chaos of my exams. The only scars that remain are the bluetack stains and the amount of time I lost…

Stockholm

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while but what with exams and school taking up 99% of my time I haven’t had a chance! So, without further ado, here is my very belated post all about my adventures in Stockholm last summer. It was my first time in Scandinavia (I know!!) but…

Hyde Park

If when I say ‘625 acres of greenery in one of the world’s most influential metropolises’ you don’t think of a small slice of heaven then you are mistaken. Hyde park is one of the biggest parks in London and I was reminded of it’s relaxing fields of city-goers a few weeks ago whilst visiting…

Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Every summer, Bristol in the UK holds a hot air balloon fiesta – a chance to see up to 150 hot air balloons in the air at one time in a fantastic setting. This year, I was lucky enough to go and it was fantastic! Here are some of the things I saw whilst at…

Rome

A couple of weeks ago, I went on a short break to Rome with my family. It was my first trip to Italy and I loved it! I was astounded by the scenery and of course the food and I can’t wait to go back.

First Blog Post

Welcome to ‘The Pursuit of Adventure’, my name is Kitty and I am using this blog to share my thoughts and photos. I love travelling but as a teenager I don’t get to do that often so instead of having a solely travel blog, I will be writing general lifestyle, travel and photography posts.