Travelling the world

The world is such a massive place and many of us only get to experience such a small part of it. For some of us that is fine and we are quite content but for others, they may wish to get out there and travel around a bit to see what else the world has to offer. Travelling around the world can bring a massive sense of adventure and can help people not only learn about other cultures and the way other people live but also help them learn more about themselves. If you are open minded and accepting then you can make a lot of new friends by travelling... Read More »

Safety when travelling abroad

When you travel abroad you may need to be more aware of your safety than in this country. Some countries unfortunately have high rates of crime and often tourists are targeted as they don’t know the areas or what to look out for. When travelling abroad, try and book as much of your travel in advance as possible. Even booking taxis from a reputable company could put your mind at ease that not only should you be safe but that you will not be ripped off if you have already agreed a price. When venturing out of your complex you can always ask the reception staff of areas in which... Read More »

Save money on travel

If you are looking to travel and want to save a bit of money then I have a few handy tips for you that could give you a bit more spending money that you had planned. You may not believe how much money you can save by travelling at different times of the year or even different times of the day. Most travel companies such as airlines, bus operators and even the accommodation provider will often slash prices on certain days or months. When I was recently looking to go abroad from the UK to Spain, I was amazed to find out that I could save a massive £40 per... Read More »

Extreme honeymoons

Couples are now starting to look for more thrill seeking honeymoon holidays than that of a traditional honeymoon offer. Some couples realise that they would rather spend their honeymoon doing extreme activities together that they both enjoy than being on a golden beach or lazing by the pool. With many coupes spending in excess of £5000 on a honeymoon, it makes sense to do something you are both going to enjoy and make take happy memories from, after all that is what a honeymoon is all about. Some popular activities include scuba diving, trekking, skiing and rock climbing. Although this may not give you much time to talk and may... Read More »

Trip to Amsterdam

Though Amsterdam has a bit of a reputation as the number one stag-do destination, with its “coffee” shops and seedy red light district, there is much more to the city than you might think. Known as the “Venice of the north”, being built on a maze of canals, this picturesque city is packed with world class museums, a buzzing nightlife and great architecture. The airport is a short train ride from the city, and once there the best way to get around is by bicycle. Cycling is the most popular form of transport around the city and you will find the road system much more accommodating t cyclists than some... Read More »