How to spend a week in Malmo-A Traveller’s Tale

When heading for Scandinavia, we had wanted to stay in Copenhagen but alas there was no accomodation, or none that we were willing to pay for; hence we decided to stay across the Øresund straits, in Malmo.  In fact it turned out that what we thought was an...

Travel Guide to Sweden

Sweden is the largest of the Nordic countries, the northern area is contained within the Arctic.  The capital Stockholm is made up of 14 islands and lies in an archipelago of 24000 islands. Sweden and wider Scandinavia are renowned amongst travellers as expensive...

Wandering in Copenhagen-A Traveller’s Tale

Our trip from Belgium to Copenhagen did not get off to the best of starts; perhaps it was the couple of beers we had enjoyed the evening before, or perhaps we have become a little bit blasé about planning properly.  It is probably best to err...

A week of highlights in the Lowlands-Maldegem, Belgium

Belgium is known as the Lowlands and it is flat, very flat but don't mistake that for boring, Martin McDonagh got it wrong, oh so wrong, when he described this part of the world, as the most boring... in Europe. Our trip to Belgium from Ireland via Amsterdam (yes...

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We are Cath and Ian, an Aussie couple who love food, wine and travelling.
Over the last 5 years we have travelled together, starting with a few weeks at a time until 2017 when we are travelling for 12 months.

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Blogger Recognition Award Nomination

We are excited to announce that Possess the World has been nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award, not once but twice. A huge thanks to a couple of our  favourite bloggers, Vanessa at Wanders Miles and Trupti at Girls Glamour, who kindly nominated us. What is the...

3 Days in Gothenburg, Sweden-A Traveller’s Tale

We arrived in Göthenburg by train from Malmo and found the tram to our AirBnB, right outside the central station. The trams are quaint retro style rattlers painted cream and light blue, quite charming as they trundle around the city and it reminded us of Melbourne,...

Travel Guide to Sweden

Sweden is the largest of the Nordic countries, the northern area is contained within the Arctic.  The capital Stockholm is made up of 14 islands and lies in an archipelago of 24000 islands. Sweden and wider Scandinavia are renowned amongst travellers as expensive...

Featured in Evade Magazine UK

Today is an exciting day for us at PossesstheWorld.com, we have been featured in the first edition of Evade Magazine UK. Evade Magazine are based in London UK and dedicated to delivering quality, in depth, independent journalism on topics ranging from politics to...

One night in Tangier

Tangier is a bustling port city in the North of Morocco, the perfect spot to depart for the south of Spain. The bus journey from Chefchaouen to Tangier was a real pleasure, the bus traversing wide valleys against backdrops of craggy mountain ranges. The bus station at...

Prague in Winter- A Traveller’s Tale

We flew into the capital of the Czech Republic, Prague, on a winters  afternoon, over dazzling snowfields, broken up by small forrest tracts. You have to remember that snow is a novelty to Aussies, we are more likely to see red dust on the side of the tarmac. It...