Established 34 years ago, this is a self-proclaimed republic on the northern and eastern side of the island of Cyprus. It’s only officially recognised by two other nations but it’s a place where time stands still and where idyllic scenery includes slow-paced villages, uncrowded beaches, majestic Crusader castles and panoramic mountain views….Posted on: April 22nd in Europe, Travel Snobs by Graham Padmore.
Although this landlocked African country is home to some uniquely beautiful landscapes (including brilliant red sand dunes and the world’s largest salt pans) it’s all about the wildlife. Botswana is filled with sprawling open savannahs which teem with migrating mammals…Posted on: April 18th in Africa, Beautiful Places, Travel by Becky Padmore.
In spite of its dubious mafia connections Sicily is becoming an increasingly popular travel destination with more and more visitors discovering the alluring Italian island each year. It’s a traditional and rustic place with a rich culture and a heady mix of architecture, arts, cuisine, literature, music and history….Posted on: April 15th in Europe, Travel, Travel Snobs by Graham Padmore.
From snow capped peaks to ‘Big Five’s safaris and paradise-esque islands, the East African country is basking in its new found status of being a hot travel destination for both luxurious and adventurous travellers. Here Tanzania expert Greg Bell chooses his favourite gorgeously enchanting spots in this beautiful country…Posted on: April 11th in Africa, Beautiful Places by Becky Padmore.
Intrepid explorer and blogger Adam Evans from Adam off the Radar talks to us about the cluster of islands and wildlife haven that seems to be on everyone’s travel bucket list…Posted on: April 8th in Beautiful Places, Travel by Becky Padmore.
From geothermal areas to tropical islands, New Zealand and South East Asia are both parts of the world that offer an almost other worldly beauty. Our guest writer and photographer from flyingsoloblog.tumblr.com has captured some of the best and most beautiful scenery from New Zealand, Malaysia, Thailand and East Java, Indonesia….Posted on: April 2nd in Asia, Travel by Becky Padmore.
Having just got back from Cuba we can safely say the land of rum, salsa and endless sunshine is one of the most exciting travel destinations in the world. It lived up every expectation, especially its capital Havana – a place known for its crumbling colonial mansions, 1950s time-warp style and friendly music loving residents (and yes people really do dance on the street)…Posted on: April 2nd in Caribbean, Travel by Becky Padmore.
Forgot packed capital cities and head out some overlooked European cities instead, here’s our collective choice for the best under-the-radar destinations for your next Euro adventure…Posted on: March 27th in Europe by Becky Padmore.
Ultramodern, shimmering and chic—Hong Kong’s cosmopolitan cityscape easily boasts some of the world’s best shopping and dining experiences in the world. But though there might be enough Luis Vuittons and Michelin-starred restaurants to drain even the deepest of wallets….Posted on: March 24th in Asia, Travel Top 10s by Becky Padmore.