Travel

To live is to travel. To travel is to learn. To learn is to live.

Here you’ll find the latest of our travel related posts, but you can also browse them by country by using the main menu and hovering on the word “Destinations”. We hope you enjoy!

May 12, 2017
Barafundle Bay beach, Wales, filming location for Third Star.

Barafundle Bay: A Stunning, Hidden Beach In Wales

You know how sometimes a film really, really touches your heart and you can’t stop thinking about it for several days? This is what happened with Third Star, a film starring our beloved Benedict Cumberbatch and a […]
May 10, 2017
King Arthur filming location in Llyn Ogwen, Wales.

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword Is Out… And We’re Excited!

A couple of months ago we travelled back to Wales in search of some epic filming locations, coastal villages, mountains and local legends. As some of you might remember, we managed to spot a few locations […]
April 24, 2017

Devil’s Bridge: A Filming Location With A Devilish Story To Tell

During our amazing, epic, mind-blowingly fun roadtrip down the coast of Wales we stopped at this old bridge to sceneframe a show called Hinterland and to learn a little about the Devil’s ways… Devil’s Bridge is […]
April 13, 2017
Twr y Felin luxury hotel in St Davids

Twr y Felin Hotel, St Davids: An Epic Hotel Room With A Private Tower

The name is hard to pronounce, but if you’re on your way to see the beautiful coasts and villages of West Wales and are looking for a bit of luxury, you might want to give it a […]
March 31, 2017
New Quay, a stunning village on the coast of Wales

New Quay: A Quick Stop In A Beautiful Smugglers’ Hideout

During our roadtrip through some of the most stunning sceneries in Wales we did a few quick stops in small towns either for sceneframing photos or for food and shelter. One of the places we checked out was New […]
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 and twisting mountain roads of Snowdonia, our journey continued on […]
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 Cardiff, we did several small day trips to locations nearby […]
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 rainy, windy spring roadtrip we visited locations from the BBC […]
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 luxurious, peaceful days at Hilton Helsinki Strand during the MATKA […]