UAE: Visiting The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

When we visited Abu Dhabi at the back end of last year, the number one attraction I wanted to visit during our trip was the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the key place of worship for Friday gathering and Eid prayers in the city. Having converted the magnificent structure on social media I was…

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Thailand: 5 Must See Temples in Bangkok

No visit to Thailand is complete without visiting its capital, Bangkok. Bangkok is a bustling city with something for everyone, including numerous markets, shopping centres, amazing street food, the famous Khao San Road and numerous temples. There are over 40,700 Buddhist temples in Thailand with at least 400 in Bangkok alone. Therefore, it’s…

UAE: 5 Tips For Visiting The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Louvre Abu Dhabi opened its door at the beginning of November 2017. Therefore, when we visited Abu Dhabi at the end of November 2017 it was at the top of our must-visit list. We had heard so many great reports about the £1 billion museum designed by French architect…

UAE: 5 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi Is A Great Winter Sun Destination

In 2016 we headed to Iceland for a week at the end of November/beginning December and even though we had an amazing time and Iceland now features high on our top 5 countries we have ever visited list, it was soooo bloody cold (I guess the clue is in its…

India: Heading To Bangalore? Know The Score

Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is a popular destination for travellers heading to India. It is located in southern India and is the third largest city in the country. Therefore, because of its size, there are plenty of things to see and do whilst visiting the area. With its rich…

Thailand: What You Need To Know – The Essentials

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and is regarded as one of the most famous cities in the country. For over 150 years The Grand Palace was the residence of the King, his court as well as the government of Thailand and the Royal Mint. The area spans 218,400 sq.…

Asia: The Wonders Of Indonesia

Indonesia is just truly stunning. It attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year, and no matter what part you visit, you’ll always have an amazing time. Indonesia is made up of so many different islands that you really will be spoilt for choice in terms of where to visit.…

Philippines: Top 5 Most Beautiful Islands

The Philippines is an archipelago made up of over 7,000 islands (yet only around 2000 are inhabited). Each one has a rich biodiversity ranging from tropical rainforests, mangroves and coral reefs to mountain ranges, amazing beaches and a diverse range of flora and fauna making it the perfect place to head…

Malaysia: 10 Awesome Reasons Why Visiting Is A No-Brainer

Ethnically and geographically diverse, Malaysia has much to offer the ardent backpacker. From the idyllic rainforests of Malaysian Borneo to the cosmopolitan city of Kuala Lumpur, this majestic country is a hotpot of sights, sounds, smells and tastes.

Japan: Amazing Things That You Must Experience

Japan is a country that really should be on your bucket list for a whole host of reasons and if you have already visited, I’m sure you will agree. Japan is an extremely unique and diverse country that appeals to a wide range of travellers from solo backpackers on a budget…

Vietnam: Festivals Throughout The Year You Shouldn’t Miss

Vietnam is a country that should be on everyone’s bucket list for a number of reasons – the culture, the weather, the cuisine (mmmm Pho!), the history, the numerous attractions to see and  of course the festivals and events that occur throughout the year that you shouldn’t miss. If you have…

Guest Post: UAE: Top Places to Visit for a Dubai Holiday

Gone are the days when Dubai was only known for its desert and camels. Today Dubai has become the world’s largest entertainment destination with entertainment options that are simply out of the world. This summer before you think of any other place to go on a vacation take a look…

India: The Best Places to Visit on an Adventure Holiday

Journeying to India is a transcendental experience. A colourful country enriched by a unique culture and a treasure trove of ancient buildings and natural wonders, it is immersive, mesmerising, and truly exotic. From the exquisite palaces of the north to the languid Keralan backwaters, it’s an untapped gem that too…

Japan: Compelling Reasons To Visit

As everyone who has ever been to Japan will tell you, you might think you know the land of samurai, sushi, and sumo. But from the second you touch down until the second you leave, it’s like being in another world. While Japan is not for everyone, for the more…

10 Steps to Get Your Russian Visa in The UK

Applying for a visa can be a stressful experience, especially if you have never had to do it before. Living in England and holding a British passport means that a lot of travel for us can be done visa free, especially through the EU Schengen area. When we have had…

How To Eat Your Way Across Asia

If travelling is your thing then you are likely to have a good couple of countries from Asia on your bucket list. Asia is the largest continent on earth offering up countries such as Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates and Japan. With such diversity so too comes culinary differences. Let’s take a…

Guest Post: Asia: How to Be Successful in a Motorcycle Trip

Travelling by motorcycle is physically demanding and exhausting. It however comes with a certain feeling of freedom that any traveller will appreciate. When you decide to go on a trip around Asia on a motorcycle, you will be able to see the features better and even breathe the Asian air…