A Brief History of London from the Sky – Helicopter View

For history, architecture, culture and beauty, the City of London takes some beating.

Seen from any angle its grand boulevards, green parks and Victorian terraces combine to create a fascinating tapestry of life in this vast metropolis.

One of the best ways […]

A Guide to Skiing in Japan – Niseko Land of the Falling Snow

Every now and then there is a ski resort that creeps up on us. Comes from out of nowhere, to become one of the major players in the skiing world. In recent years, that resort has been Japan. Enticing people […]

Entrepreneurial Success Stories – Famous Rags to Riches Emigrants

Emigration is the name given to the process of leaving one’s country with the purpose to settle on a permanent basis in another. There is also the word immigration which is used when a person resides in a country which is not […]

An Infographical Guide to the Best Beaches in the World

There is something about the raw beauty that exists when Mother Nature’s most powerful element, water, meets coastline around the world. Beaches as previously mentioned can offer and mean many different things to different people who look to holiday every year. We […]

Six Essential Travel Checklist for a Stag Party Celebration Abroad

More and more people are choosing to spend their stag weekend abroad. And why not? After all, this is a massive celebration and you want to make sure you do it in style. You are only going to have one stag […]

Top 5 Things to Do in Barcelona

Top Five Things to See and Do in Barcelona

Full to the brim with things to see and do, it is unsurprising that Barcelona has retained its status as a popular holiday destination for so many years now. However, with such […]

Family Cycling Destinations in the UK – Top 3

Top 3 Family Cycling Holiday Destinations

The summer holidays are finally upon us, and so begins every parent’s annual conundrum: how do we occupy the kids? Forget sticking them in front of the TV or letting them loiter in their bedrooms, […]

Top Experiences in Bali and Lombok

Bali is a spectacular country, home to paradise beaches and spiritual communities. It’s much more than your typical tourist destination, and people travel there to find their inner self and to cleanse their mind, as well as to experience the […]

Personal Highlights of a Trip to Bolivia

Random holiday destination I know, but that’s what makes it exciting.  Unconventional adds to the magic in my book! Three years ago BC (before children) we chose Bolivia as our holiday destination.

Personal highlights of the trip included two days in […]

Top Five Countries for Teaching English Abroad

Teaching abroad is a great way to see the world, save some money and do something meaningful all at the same time. Below are the top five locations for teaching English. Each location offers a different benefit package, with some […]