A weekend in Bologna

Flights booked? Check. Travel insurance? Check. Passport? Check. Appetite for delicious Bolognese food and culture? Definitely check! Here you can find all the information you will need on what to do on your first weekend trip to Bologna, the beautiful capital of the Emilia-Romagna region in Italy. Recommended time to jet off: June or July, though of course it is beautiful any time! A...

Read more »


Lapping up the Christmas spirit in Lapland, Finland

Lapland is the ultimate Christmas wonderland. From reindeer sleigh rides and ice skating on real solid ice lakes to meet the very man himself who makes Christmas possible – Santa Claus! The Lapland Christmas Resort in Finland is a child’s (and big kids!) dream come true. If a holiday here doesn’t get you in the festi...

Read more »


Africa's amazing off-the-beaten-path places

Africa – a continent shrouded in a contradictory mix of raw beauty and dark misinterpretation. Don’t believe everything you see on the TV about it. Because although Africa has had its problems just like anywhere else, it’s vibrant, proud and infectious sprit will outshine any preconceptions you had about this wondrous continent before you arrived. Where else could ...

Read more »


Recent travel photos

The Canadian War Memorial in Green Park.The view down the Mall towards Buckingham Palace in LondonFlower girls at the 2011 Costermongers Festival in LondonTwo ladies and a gentleman at the 2011 Costermongers Festival in London.Statue on the north side of St Paul's Cathedral in LondonA Pearly King at the Pearly Kings and Queens Costermongers Harvest Festival 2011The Fullers Brewery carriage at the Pearly Kings and Queens Costermongers Harvest Festival 2011

London's architectural beauties

The city of London is instantly recognisable. Be given a photo of the UK capital’s skyline and it’...
Read more »

Have a Nepal adventure

Nepal is certainly one of the most stunning regions on earth. Playing host to eight of the highest mountain...
Read more »

Five stunning British holiday destinations

When many think of a holiday, they think of boarding a plane and jet setting abroad. However, what a number of ho...
Read more »

  

Things to remember when getting a tattoo in Asia

When you are traveling around Asia you will more than likely have encountered some wild places that you will wan...
Read more »

Top attractions when exploring Rotterdam

You may consider Rotterdam to be Amsterdam’s boring, industrial, second cousin of a city. But that’d be ...
Read more »

  

Pearling in Western Australia

If you are considering going to Australia to work or need to do your regional/agricultural work for your sec...
Read more »

An Idiot Abroad is brilliant travel TV

Here’s why I think Karl Pilkington has made one of the best travel programmes ever! “An Idiot A...
Read more »

  

Cambodia - A dark and tragic history

When most people visit Cambodia, they are greeted by a sea of smiles and pleas of "Tuk-Tuk Miss and Sir?!" F...
Read more »

Lord of The Rings locations in New Zealand

Whenever you think of New Zealand there’s usually one thing that springs to everyone’s minds &ndas...
Read more »

  

See the northern lights up close and personal

Virgin Galactic will soon offer up trips through the northern lights if Richard Branson's plans come to fruition. ...
Read more »