Despite its recent bad press, Jordan – and especially Petra – still remains high on many traveller’s bucket lists. Here recent travel writing graduate Margherita Ragg (from The Crowded Planet and The Writer and the Tramp) and her photographer husband Nicholas Burns show us exactly why you shouldn’t miss this intriguing country, be prepared for some serious travel envy….Posted on: March 11th in Middle East, Travel by Becky Padmore.
If you’re opting for a gap year, be that pre-university, mid or post, you really want to cram as much travelling in as you can possibly can. Travelling whilst you still have your youth is arguably the best way to do it, so you need to make sure you really make the most of it. From exotic beaches to life skill building experiences…Posted on: March 11th in Travel by Becky Padmore.
Cuba had been at the top of my travel bucket list for years (I blame Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights) and last month I finally got to fulfil my dream spending two weeks travelling through the land of salsa, rum and endless Caribbean sunshine….Posted on: March 6th in Caribbean, Our Trips by Becky Padmore.
We’re probably all a bit guilty of overspending while travelling, here travel writer and shopping fan Lucy West tells us how to break the habit…Posted on: March 6th in Destinations by Graham Padmore.
Sri Lanka, the island country in the northern Indian Ocean has been on our travel wish list for a long time now so we thought there was no better person to ask what its famously beautiful Southern Coast was really like…Posted on: March 3rd in Asia, Travel by Becky Padmore.
Europe is where history mingles with modern flair and it’s also a place where you’ll see some of the most beautiful cities in the world. I personally think one of the best ways is to explore Europe is by rail…Posted on: February 28th in Europe, Travel Top 10s by Scott Balaam.
The debate about Paris and New York has raged for decades with Gertrude Stein declaring ‘America is my country but Paris is my hometown’ while Carrie Bradshaw had a long lasting friendship with New York city which, prevailed long after Mr Big rescued her from the hostilities of Paris…Posted on: February 28th in Travel by Emma Clair Kelly.
Although it’s famous for its sprawling sand dunes, elegant spas and desert Star War sets, the smallest country in North Africa is not always synonymous with beauty, but of course beauty is subjective and vastly underrated Tunisia…Posted on: February 25th in Africa, Beautiful Places by Becky Padmore.
The words British and romantic might not always go together but you might be pleasantly surprised, here guest author and UK travel writer Susie King talks to us about her favourite home-based romantic getaways…Posted on: February 25th in Travel by Graham Padmore.