Must-See festivals and cultural events around the world Apr15

Must-See festivals and cultural events around the world

Time your holiday with a popular festival or event and you are in for a truly unique experience. Some of the festivals I’m sure you will have heard of such as Rio de Janeiro Carnival and Chinese New Year...
Hidden Honeymoon destinations Apr1

Hidden Honeymoon destinations

You may have heard of some of these locations before but I bet you've never thought of having them as a honeymoon destination! Here are some of the hidden gems we have discovered for a unique honeymoon... Uluru, Australia Also known...
Lesser known world heritage sites around the world… Feb19

Lesser known world heritage sites around the world…

When you think of world heritage sites to visit you think of exploring Egypt’s pyramids or scuba diving along the Great Barrier Reef. There are many sites that don’t get as much attention such as the Alcobaça Monastery in...
Halloween celebrations from around the world Oct30

Halloween celebrations from around the world

Halloween is one of the oldest holidays dating all the way back to pagan times. Each year goblins, witches as well as the odd bedsheet ghost come out to haunt our streets for a few days in October. While...
Worlds Scariest Tourist Attractions Mar4

Worlds Scariest Tourist Attractions

*Pre blog warning, this article is not for the faint hearted – Turn Back Now! If you see yourself as an adventurous type, then you’re in exactly the right place. With more people buying holidays based on how much they...
Best Rooms With a View 2013 Sep11

Best Rooms With a View 2013

With so many incredible views around the world, we've searched for some that you'll see directly from your hotel room. Our list gives you an insight into some of the best ‘rooms with a view’ available on the planet....
Top Travel Dreams Aug21

Top Travel Dreams

Everyone has that dream holiday destination, be it an ultimate relaxing beach holiday or active ski adventure holiday. Here are our top 10 things people want to experience in their lifetime: 1. Seeing the Northern Lights The best chances of seeing...
Loos with a view – take a look at five of the world’s most scenic toilets Oct5

Loos with a view – take a look at five of the world’s most scenic toilets

Relieving yourself is an important part of daily life, so why not take in the amazing sights around you while you tinkle. A bog-standard toilet can be a thing of the past with these fantastic water-closets! Holidays Please have...
Q&A with National Geographic Photographer: Steve McCurry Aug7

Q&A with National Geographic Photographer: Steve McCurry

I have truly admired Steve McCurry’s photography for many years, and April this year I had the exciting opportunity to meet him in person at the Travel Bloggers Unite conference in Italy. Most people will recognise his work from the...
Budget 2011: No increase in Air Passenger Duty Mar24

Budget 2011: No increase in Air Passenger Duty

Yesterday saw Chancellor George Osbourne bring some good news for the travel industry in this year’s budget. It was announced that Air Passenger Duty (APD) will not be increasing this year. Osbourne told how he will be delaying the...