In the second of our African adventure posts, Cox & Kings’ Louise Stanion talks about some of her most memorable, occasionally shocking, safari experiences…Posted on: December 7th in Travel, Travel Experiences by Becky Padmore.
We all know who Bigfoot is. That hairy beast that has been reported endlessly in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Yet, what other mysterious and unidentified creatures are out there lurking in the jungles, the forests and the darkest recesses of your travels? Local folklore? Demonic evil spirits? Elaborate hoaxes..?Posted on: December 5th in Travel, Travel Experiences by Becky Padmore.
One of the most popular cities in the world to visit, London is a tourists dream. With famous tourist attractions at every turn you won’t be short on things to do. Although to get a real feel of the city you may need to search a bit harder. From cocktails to cupcakes here are 10 things to do in London for travel snobs…Posted on: November 30th in Our Trips, Travel, Travel Snobs, UK by Becky Padmore.
A crucial ingredient for any South East Asia trip is a ‘Full Moon Party.’ They are famous for copious amounts of alcohol, all-night parties, high spirits and spectacular views. The most famous of all Asia’s full Moon is held on Haad Rin beach on the small island of Koh Pha Ngan, but it’s not the only one – they can be found all over the continent…Posted on: November 27th in Travel, Travel Experiences by Scott Balaam.
South-East Asia has one of the oldest and (most popular) backpacking trails in the world and many adventurous types begin their journey in Thailand and include Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam in their travels. There is also an increasing amount people taking holidays to Vietnam – drawn by a killer coastline and a curiosity about this fiercely independent country.Posted on: November 20th in Asia, Beautiful Places, Travel by Becky Padmore.
Unisse Chua travels the world and blogs about it at her website Little Girls Travels. She also has a very extensive bucket list! So far she has ticked off the West Coast of America, Philippines, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore and China, taking many beautiful (and often very cute) photos along the way. Here are some photos taken from her animal and nature collection…Posted on: November 20th in Travel, Travel Photography by Graham Padmore.
While it’s hard to escape the crowds in West Europe, many countries in Eastern Europe are often overlooked as a travel destination. Although I personally believe Eastern Europe has a lot to offer visitors and it’s also home to some of the most beautiful countries in the world…Posted on: November 17th in Beautiful Places, Europe, Travel by Becky Padmore.
We have just celebrated GlobalGrasshopper’s second year anniversary so to mark the occasion we have decided on a post taking us back to where it all started. From sea-kayaking around remote islands to dining alfresco along the Malibu coast there’s no shortage of romantic things to do in California. Here are some of our favourites…Posted on: November 14th in Travel, Travel Tips by Becky Padmore.
Berlin is a haven for techno and minimal music lovers. The city is full of the best clubs and all the big name DJs have put in at least a few nights here. Visitors flock for the underground vibe – everything is just a little bit grimy and dark (in a good way!)…Posted on: November 11th in Travel, Travel Ideas by Becky Padmore.