It’s that time of year again! One of the most enduring quintessentially English sports events will be starting soon (24th June-7th July 2013), whether the sun is shining or not. Our sports loving travel writer Scott talks about Wimbledon in numbers…Posted on: June 13th in Travel, UK by Scott Balaam.
A camera is one of the most vital travel essentials – when exploring the world we all want to document our journey with a set of decent snaps. Our writer and photographer Holly, has a few handy tips on how to make good travel photos great…Posted on: June 13th in Travel by Holly Daffurn.
Not everyone likes a beach holiday, if you prefer your relaxation time with a side of the supernatural then shiver away at these spine-chilling spots instead, each come with their own selection of spooky stories…Posted on: June 10th in Travel by Graham Padmore.
As the world’s oldest continual civilisation and combined with huge areas of gorgeous unspoilt natural beauty (and the more recent leaps into modernity), China is one interesting travel destination. Its gigantic size makes a condensed list a very tall order, but here is my choice for 10 of the most beautiful places to visit in China…Posted on: June 7th in Asia, Beautiful Places, Travel by Holly Daffurn.
Cruises are the type of travel method you’ll either love or hate. For some, a cruise can be the ultimate holiday – ample opportunity to relax, soak up the sun and gaze at magnificent scenery, others aren’t so sure….Posted on: June 7th in Travel by Scott Balaam.
In May we travelled to Ghent, a small but beautiful city in Belgium which was once Europe’s best kept secret. A city just as famous for its acclaimed restaurants and rich cultural calendar of events as it is for its picture perfect canal-side architecture and ever-so-slight bohemian air. Here is gorgeous Ghent in BIG pictures…Posted on: June 3rd in Europe, Our Trips, Travel by Graham Padmore.
One of the best things about travelling to a new place is sampling the local cuisine. Despite the rise in ethnic restaurants in many of the world’s cosmopolitan cities, there’s nothing quite like eating a dish locally produced by local chefs. The first thing on my to do list when I arrive somewhere new is to find a backstreet restaurant patronised by local people to sample…Posted on: June 3rd in Travel by Emma Clair Kelly.
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is an excellent choice for your next summer holiday. Boasting some of the hottest festivals in Canada, excellent weather and sumptuous accommodations, it is a destination of choice for the discerning traveler, looking to have a great time…Posted on: May 31st in North America, Travel by Becky Padmore.
When people think of Austria they probably think of something like the opening scene of The Sound of Music – Maria dancing in high green fields with bright skies and rolling countryside that will make you want to sing. As well as the fresh mountain air and idyllic scenery, the European country also is home to culturally sophisticated cities…Posted on: May 29th in Beautiful Places, Europe, Travel by Holly Daffurn.