Dubrovnik

Founded 7th Century // Ragusa // Medieval Walled City // UNESCO World Heritage Site // Sponza Palace // Annual Summer Festival // 43,000 people…

Jet Off On The Right Foot With These Vital Pre-Travel Plans

2 Feb 2017
Categories: Holidays     Tags: , ,
Booking a holiday can be one of the highest points of the year. Yes, actually going on the holiday is fun, but it’s the process of actually booking it, researching and finally deciding on a destination and hotel that seems right for you, that is the most exciting of all…

Is this Paris’ Sexiest New Hotel? A Valentine’s Day Suggestion

31 Jan 2017
Categories: Hotels     Tags: ,
The hotel’s slightly erotic, artistic ambience makes this a great choice for a Valentine’s Day treat, while its mixture of traditional Parisian style and retro chic creates an unusual but affordable city base…

What Makes a Good Family Holiday Destination?

31 Jan 2017
Categories: Holidays     Tags: , , ,
Family vacations are what memories are made of, and taking your little tribe away with you is always a fun and exciting time. But there are some things to think about before booking your trip, as any parent will tell you travelling with babies or children is a lot different to travelling alone! Here are some things to bear in mind when deciding on a destination so that you all have the best time…

Top 5 Spots Off The Beaten Track In Dubai

28 Jan 2017
Categories: Middle East     Tags: , ,
The United Arab Emirates is a top holiday hotspot and Dubai is a city literally on top of the world with high rises, shopping malls and beaches to die for. It’s a place that people flock to with their families, on business or just simply to enjoy the luxury spa facilities on offer and they make the most of their trip to Dubai…

Alentejo, Portugal's Sleepy Secret One Hour From Lisbon

26 Jan 2017
Categories: European Travel     Tags: , ,
Not on many people’s radar but only a short drive from Portugal’s capital is the quiet and beautiful region of Alentejo. Offering remote countryside, wine producers of note and some superb food this is a region that should really be explored…

5 Cities Leading The Way In Innovative Recycling Techniques

Arguably the queen of recycling cities in the USA, San Francisco has a staggering 80% success rate at keeping waste out of landfills since 2013. This is largely due to the increase of awareness from San Francisco's citizens and the city developing strict rules about how it’s businesses and residents discard their waste…

Miss These Things in OZ and You’ll Regret It!

25 Jan 2017
Categories: Australasia     Tags: , , ,
Australia is a magical country full of excitement, adventure, and contrasts. Where else can you lie on the beach, swim a coral reef, ski in the mountains and enjoy the hustle and bustle of teeming cities? The problem is that it can make it so hard to decide what you will actually do when you get there…

Conquering The World One Plate At A Time At Samarkand

23 Jan 2017
Categories: Restaurants     Tags: , ,
After getting settled into a comfortable booth in the bar area, we decide that this is the sort of place where James Bond would meet a Cold War-era defector, the glam and glitz of the place screaming opulence whilst still having an exciting edge…

Bathtub Gin – An Immaculately Clean Concoction

23 Jan 2017
Categories: Cocktails     Tags: , ,
So as I was perusing the shelves of my local tipple store, my eyes are immediately drawn to a beautifully packaged bottle named Bathtub Gin. It sounds like a challenge in a bottle. While I am not an advocate of sipping spirits around water, I am captivated by the stunning typography on the label, and the hand-wrapped paper casing which is accompanied with a wax seal is screaming out to be held…

Te amo España!!

22 Jan 2017
Categories: European Travel     Tags: , , ,
So delicately close to Africa, sandwiched between Portugal and France is one of Europe’s largest countries, Spain. This is a country full of music and positivity, the Spanish are well known for finding the best in every opportunity. Its landscape is vast and in some places quite wild with a huge contrast spreading from its northern shores to the southern regions…