I’ve been lucky enough to visit Venice more than 10 different times (even visiting 6 times in one month a couple of years ago thanks to a hectic travel schedule and lots of different projects!). Each time I visit Venice I fall more and more in love with the city and I’m always surprised when speaking to people who don’t […]
When you’re heading off on holiday – whether it’s a short city break, a week in the sunshine or an action packed itinerary somewhere in the world – then you’re probably going to be looking for a top novel to take along with you.
Books are one of my favourite ways to pass the hours spent on a plane getting to […]
It’s probably safe to say that there’s very few people out there who actually enjoy long haul flights. I know spending hours on end stuck in a tin can isn’t my idea of fun so I always try to make sure I’m as prepared as possible to make long flights seem that little bit easier.
Here’s my long haul flight tips […]
Edinburgh is Scotland’s charming capital city, complete with an imposing Castle atop a volcanic plug overlooking the entire city. It is undeniably beautiful and filled with such magnificent architecture that a visit to the UK would not be complete without a visit to Edinburgh.
Wander up the Royal Mile and admire the ‘closes’ that help define the city, visit Edinburgh […]
Travelling through airports and catching flights can be a total pain, especially when sometimes you just want to get to wherever you’re going as quickly as possible.
There’s always that one annoying person you can’t get away from in the airport, or your body’s out of whack from changing time zones or any and all of the million other things that […]
There are some places that you just have to see in your lifetime and Europe is absolutely full of them. Europe is one of my favourite places to travel within, thanks to the staggering amount of history, fabulous architecture, things to do and see and the fact it is home to some of the best food in the world.
So, these […]
One of my favourite things about travelling is getting to try out new dishes all over the world. I truly believe you can learn so much about a country or region by tasting their food, the spices they use and the flavours that are predominant. Sharing a meal with people is also one of the best ways of getting to know new people when you’re travelling.
There’s some things I just can’t – and won’t – leave home without when I’m going travelling. When I’m on the road there’s certain things I like to have around me to make my journeys easier and more fun, to pass the time, to help me stay in touch and a whole host of other things.
Here’s my ultimate travel essentials… […]