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USA: Making The Most of A Day In San Diego Old Town

We love San Diego. It was one of our favourite stops on our Californian road trip. We were based in the fabulous and lively Gas Lamp Quarter and thoroughly enjoyed every second we spent there. We also found it to be a great base from which we could visit other parts of San…

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How Travel Has Broadened Our Horizons

It is a well know fact that travel can make you a more well-rounded person. And if you are privileged enough to travel, it allows you to delve into and learn about new cultures, traditions and cuisines.  For us, travel is something we relish and have to do. We feel…

7 Ways To Reduce Stress When Preparing For A Flight

Flying is something that many people do not like to do. For some people, like me, it is an actual fear of flying. Whereas for others it is because of the stress that is involved in it. There are a number of things you need to consider when taking a…

July 2018 – Monthly Round Up

So now the World Cup and Love Island are over and the sun here in England appears to have gone missing, is summer officially over? Let’s hope not as we have no plans to escape this month. We need the month to recuperate after a jam-packed July. It was that…

Guest Post: What to Do If Your Car Breaks Down In a Foreign Country

When you’re traveling abroad, so many things are uncertain. That’s part of what makes it exciting, but uncertainty can also cause some frustration when you’re dealing with emergency situations. For example, do you know what to do if your car breaks down in a foreign country? Most people don’t. Fortunately, many…

The Balkans: A 2 Week, 3 Country, Road Trip Itinerary

Road trips are our thing. We love nothing more than jumping in a car and hitting the road. The best thing about road trips for us is not only the freedom that they offer but also they allow you to see what you want, when you want and for how…

Spain: 5 Ways To Ensure A Great Holiday On The Costa Blanca

Having visited a number of the Costa’s in Spain we are both in agreement that our favourite is Costa Blanca. Having visited at least half a dozen times we have had the chance to explore the Costa and find some of, if not, the top things to do in the…

Cyprus: Our 3 Favourite Holiday Locations

Cyprus has always been a favourite holiday destination for my family. With my grandparents, parents and myself taking numerous trips to the Eastern Mediterranean island over the years. The main reasons? Well, firstly, it is a beautiful country with so much to see, do and offer. Secondly, the weather is amazing and…

England: Hopping On and Off The Hull Explorer

Hull, or to give its official title, Kingston upon Hull, is our hometown, located in in the North of England in the county of East Yorkshire. It is somewhere we are extremely proud of and to come from. Over the years it has been given a bad rap by many…

The Netherlands: The Two Halves of The Hague

As the old saying goes, it takes two halves to make a whole and that is certainly the case when it comes to The Hague (Den Haag), a city on the North Sea coast in the western Netherlands. Having visited The Netherlands many times and after exploring a number of…

Japan: A Country Full of Countless Possibilities

Japan is one of the most vibrant, culturally rich and naturally beautiful countries in the world. With a fascinating culture, interesting history and stunning natural sights, the Land of the Rising Sun is a must for anyone with a sense of wanderlust. Explore ancient temples, stroll through the bustling streets…

Guest Interview – The S Road

This month’s guest interview is with Sarah, travel blogger behind The S Road. She explains ‘Earlier last year I decided that 2017 was going to be the year I passed my “big” bike test.  It’s something that I’d always said I would do but I’d put it off for a number…

Europe: The Best Driving Holidays

When most people think about road trips or driving holidays, the first country that comes to mind is usually America, but more people than ever have been getting behind the wheel to enjoy a driving holiday in Europe. Where better to spend your next getaway than on the open road,…

Ireland: 3 Things You Must Experience In The Emerald Isle

Whenever we travel to a new destination for a holiday or to travel around, we want to experience something authentic. Following the tourist crowds, eating bland westernised food that we are already used to and staying in a faceless holiday resort is not what we envision when we try to…

Adventure Planning? Don’t Rule Out These Destinations

There are some really great destinations dotted around the world. We’re talking about the destinations that are most popular, the ones that people all over the world are obsessed with visiting. But, there are also some countries that many people seem to avoid. Whether it’s because they don’t think the…

UK: 5 Great Places For A Luxurious Countryside Escape

The rise of the staycation is real. Last year, Brits holidaying at home increased by almost a quarter compared to 2016 studies have found. It’s evident that the British public has found a new love for exploring rural villages and countryside, with nearly one in five now choosing to lace…

UK: Top Holiday Destinations This Summer

The UK is basking in a heatwave so maybe it’s time to plan some little getaways! For many of us, that means it’s time to jet off to luxurious locations across the globe. While for others it entails staring jealously at the endless stream of obligatory airport pint photos being…