March 28, 2017
Western Wales: Portmeirion lighthouse

Portmeirion: An Italian Fishing Village In Western Wales

This year Wales is celebrating the Year of Legends and to join the celebration, we ventured on a week-long roadtrip throughout the country.  From the narrow […]
March 22, 2017
Northern Wales: Foggy Snowdonia

Castles, Sand Dunes And Epic Weather In Northern Wales

Wales is where Fangirl Quest got started and the country will always hold a special place in our hearts. During the time we both lived in […]
March 14, 2017

We’ve Been Nominated For The Liebster Award!

Yay, our very first Liebster Award! We’ve been nominated for this award by the travel blog Hawaiian Brian and so, get to answer a few of his […]
March 13, 2017
King Arthur location in Wales: super easy to find!

Hiking In The King Arthur Mountains In Snowdonia, Wales

Since Wales is celebrating the Year of the Legends, we headed out to check out some of the epic filming locations in the country. During our […]
February 22, 2017
The view from the hotel over Hakaniemi is stunning.

Hilton Helsinki Strand: Combining Work With Luxurious Relaxation

Ah, hotels! Even after hundreds of hotel check-ins all over the world, it’s always nice to check in to a new one. I spent a couple of […]
February 19, 2017

A Throwback To TBEX Stockholm, A Massive Blogger Event

So, get this. There’s a trip I took last year but never wrote about it. I attended TBEX Stockholm 2016, the largest gathering of travel bloggers […]
February 17, 2017
Misty mountains in Wales: Bala, Snowdonia

The Year Of Legends Takes Us Back To Wales!

HAPPY HAPPY NEWS! We’re going back to Wales!! We’ve been planning this for a little while, but didn’t want to say anything until all of it was […]
February 16, 2017
Lahti, Finland: Canon M3 sample photos: a birch tree in sunlight

Here’s Some Soothing Spring Photos For All The Winter Hating Grumps

Living in Finland is sometimes quite hard for those of us who aren’t big fans of all the cold and dark, snow and sleet, long dark nights […]
February 12, 2017
The wildling camping site filming location in Iceland: Thingvellir National Park.

Game Of Thrones Adventures In Thingvellir National Park, Iceland

Finding filming locations in Iceland is hard. Especially when you need to find the exact same spots where something was filmed and not just the general […]
February 8, 2017
The 100: Mount Weather is actually called Stawamus Chief

In The Footsteps Of The 100 From Vancouver To Whistler

The 100 quickly became one of our favorite shows with its twisting story lines and fierce female characters, so upon returning to Vancouver we were determined […]
February 8, 2017
Restaurant Linnankellari: lovely wall art

Hotel Katajanokka: Luxury Prison Time In Helsinki, Finland

Is it ok to really, really love prison hotels? Or is that somehow creepy? I can’t decide. But I have to be honest, I really do […]
January 31, 2017
Quality time with the new ZenPad in a fancy hotel!

Fangirl Quest’s Lovely New Companion: ASUS ZenPad 3S 10!

Like most blog readers know, us travel bloggers sometimes collaborate with different businesses: an outdoorsy blog might review tents and other adventure equipment, while a beach holiday […]
January 28, 2017
Trainspotting filming location, the pub scene: Kelbourne Saint, Glasgow.

A Trainspotting Filming Location That Serves Delicious Lunch In Glasgow

A couple of weeks ago I flew to the UK once again, this time to see our absolute favorite band Poets of the Fall live in London and […]
January 18, 2017
Download iCloud Photos. Original photo: iMore.com

How To Download iCloud Photos to PC – 3 Easy Steps!

If you’re the unfortunate user of an iPhone + PC + Windows combination like I am, then you might have had the same problem at some […]
January 6, 2017
British guys looking at a Finnish kebab shaped church in Kamppi, Helsinki.

British Guys Looking At Finnish Things

Last summer, two of our British friends came over to spend a glorious Midsummer here in Finland with us. Out of a tourist day in Helsinki, […]
January 3, 2017
Stratford-Upon-Avon: Shakespeare's Birthplace

Celebrating Shakespeare in Stratford-Upon-Avon

2016 marked the twentieth anniversary of one of the longest-running love affairs of my life: that with Mister William Shakespeare. So when we realized that we […]
January 1, 2017
Benedict Cumberbatch filming Sherlock in London, UK.

Happy Sherlock Memories: Setlock Photos Of The Cast

In celebration of tonight’s new episode of Sherlock, we decided to put together a post full of Setlock photos and memories. Many of our followers have […]
December 30, 2016
House on the Rock: carousel room with angels

The House On The Rock: The Most Peculiar Attraction You’ll Ever Visit

Our visit to the House on the Rock is something we’ll never forget. In fact, we still keep talking about it months after the trip. This […]
October 31, 2017
Sunset at Iona Beach, Vancouver

A Goodbye To Vancouver Sunsets — So Sad To Go

We keep repeating it, but that’s just because it’s true: we love Vancouver. It’s kind of ridiculous (because who loves a city this much?!), but there’s […]
October 26, 2017

Beautiful British Columbia & Vancouver In Stunning Photos

By now Vancouver, the bustling city in beautiful British Columbia, has become so much more to us than simply a place to visit on a holiday. […]
October 22, 2017

The Walking Dead Filming Locations in Atlanta

Is it ok to say we cried a little when we left Atlanta after spending five glorious days visiting The Walking Dead filming locations and hanging out with […]
October 19, 2017
Historic Anchorage Hotel: the view from our room to downtown Alaska

Historic Anchorage Hotel: A Haven At The Last Frontier

The Historic Anchorage Hotel in the heart of downtown Anchorage is the perfect base for exploring everything the city and the surrounding areas have to offer. […]
October 14, 2017
A Peaky Blinders beach near Liverpool.

Aw, Yiss! Back In Our Own Beds After A Month On The Road

We made it! We’re home! We flew back from Cardiff, Wales today and have finally made it to our little Helsinki homes. Can you imagine what […]
October 1, 2017

Hello From Vancouver: Spotting Celebrities, Great Views And Wildlife

[nk_awb awb_type=”image” awb_image=”10113″ awb_image_size=”full” awb_parallax=”scroll” awb_parallax_speed=”0.3″ awb_parallax_mobile=”true” awb_styles=”padding: 200px; margin: 20px;” awb_stretch=”true”][/nk_awb] Helloooo dear reader! It’s our last day in Vancouver (*TEARS!*) but we thought we’d […]
September 28, 2017
Helijet: Excited much? Yes, we were.

Helijet, Vancouver: First Time In A Helicopter!

How excited can one be about flying?! Very excited, we can tell you. Ever since we confirmed our return trip from Vancouver to Victoria with Helijet, I […]
September 22, 2017
Hiking up to Exit Glacier, now so much further away from the roads than it was a decade ago.

Want To See A Bathing Bear? Here’s Alaska In Photos!

We would say “hello from Alaska!” but we’ve actually already left. Boo! We don’t want to leave Alaska! We want to go back to one of […]
September 17, 2017

The Walking Dead Season 7 Out On Bluray & DVD Soon!

Hurray! Only a week to go until The Walking Dead season 7 is released on DVD and bluray on September 25th. For us superfans this means […]
September 14, 2017

Take-Off In Just Four Days: We’re Going To Alaska!

There’s something happening in four days that we haven’t really been shouting from the rooftops. But now that everything’s in order, now that we have our […]
September 1, 2017
The Blog Awards Finland 2017 breakfast press event

The Blog Awards Finland: We’re Nominated As The Best Travel Blog!

Yesterday we attended an exciting breakfast event at the headquarters of A-Lehdet, the third biggest magazine publishing house in Finland: it was time to find out […]
August 30, 2017
Mississippi: The Headwaters of the Mississippi at Lake Itasca

Discovering The Origins Of The Mississippi

The Mississippi is the 4th largest river in the world, but have you ever wondered where it starts from? The answer is Northern Minnesota and more […]