Ways to Spend the Evenings When Travelling

When you’re travelling, you’ll want to experience everything your destination offers. You may have filled your days with plans and booked activities. However, there can be lots of experiences to gain from trying out the local nightlife too. Here are some suggestions. Take a guided tour If there are any guided tours after dark, either by bus or on foot, this is a fantastic way to see the local area differently. Some places can feel completely different after dark, and…

Although we’re well into the heart of autumn and moving forward towards the winter months, some holiday hot spots get quickly booked as we speak. Mykonos is one of them, with thousands of visitors already planning their next summer holidays at the popular cosmopolitan hub spot. There is a saying in Greece that goes something like “You cook before you…

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Have you always dreamed of travelling the world and getting paid for it? Now you can do it through travel vlogging. But not everything sounds as fantastic as it sounds. Anyone can get to the point where their main concern is creating travel videos, but this requires tremendous effort and consistency. So to have a sustainable income while traveling the…

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Choose Your Tropical Island Paradise

If you have ever dreamed of that white sand, palm fringed lagoon idyll then you are not alone! The desert island fantasy must be the most desired holiday experience in the world. For some that would be the ultimate lifestyle. Imagine waking up with the sun every day, apart from Monsoon season of course. Imagine having nothing to do but swim, breakfast, swim and lie in your own hammock. Perhaps spend the afternoon fishing or diving. Cocktails arrive as sundowners…

For the past twelve months or so, it would be fair to say that all school holidays have blended into one. However, all being well, this is gradually changing. With the next half-term only days away, families are now in position to jet off (probably on a road trip) and sample a short break away from their familiar four walls.…

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Located in the south west of England, Dartmoor is a deservedly famous moorland to enjoy and a great one to walk in particular. It’s popularity can be attributed to the variety the park has to offer: rolling lush hills, mystic woods with rivers passing through and fantastic granite features, also known as tors, that rise up out of the ground…

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5 Tips For A Superb Scottish Trip!

Like every global traveller with itchy feet, we can’t wait for everything to open up again post-pandemic. But safety always comes first, so in the meantime we’re keeping ourselves occupied with fantasy travel plans which can transform to reality in a few months’ time (fingers, toes and everything else crossed!). One place we can’t wait to return to is Scotland. Often voted the most beautiful country in the world, the stunning scenery is complemented by a fascinating culture, lively locals…

The Kraków Airport is located a few kilometres to the west of the city. More and more people choose to travel by plane, and nearly everybody who is planning a flight to or from Kraków would like to know how to get to the airport in Balice. Let’s take a moment to explore the available options. Convenient public transport to…

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If you’re feeling down about missing out on the mountains this winter then why not lift your spirits by starting to plan a trip for the summer? Spending summer in the mountains is really quite a special experience, especially if you’re travelling as a family! There are plenty of fun things to do and our money saver ‘Multi Pass’ helps…

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Choosing the right private jet for your charter flight

Chartering a private jet is all about making choices. You have to choose an airport close to your destination, the right jet, entertainment, and onboard dining. When I first flew private, I felt overwhelmed choosing a private jet from so many options. There are many out there, like Jettly to name but one example, so it can be a lot to sort through. I have provided some insight that can make this choice easier for you. 1. Consider the number…

International business travel is an important part of business for companies in many industries, plus it can be a perk of the job getting to visit new places, meet new people and experience different cultures. While there certainly can be many perks to international travel, it can also be extremely expensive and challenging to manage financially. Challenges So, why is…

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While making the decision to rent out one of the spare rooms in your home is not something you should take lightly, there are numerous benefits to doing so. If you’re prepared to share your house or your Apartments for rent in Oxnard with another tenant, Rent Room is a great way of doing so! With Rent Room, you can…

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Unexpected Reasons to Travel

Travel isn’t for everyone. Some people genuinely enjoy the quiet life, at home, in their slippers, watching other people have adventures. It’s funny though, that those people always seem to light up and speak fondly of the one time they were forced to leave their comfort zone and visit somewhere alien to them (perhaps on a school trip to France or a family holiday to Florida). If only they could see that they love having stories to tell and context…

Australia is the ultimate tourist destination, offering tourists a great variety of attractions and activities. Whether you are paying Australia a visit during the summer or winter period, the truth is that you’ll find plenty of things to do. Australia’s cities are full of large parks, wonderful markets, impressive museums, and several sightseeing spots. Here is a list of 10…

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Coffee

Caffeine addicts all over the world unite! Studies say that drinking coffee can lead to a longer life, slash the risk of cancer and help lose weight. Finally! something millions of us enjoy that’s actually good for us! In this post we showcase ten coffee shops from around the World that are a must visit for every coffee connoisseur. Cafe Tortoni,…

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Five of the best British royal homes

Britain’s royal homes have borne witness to centuries of style and glamour as well as fascinating tales of intrigue, betrayal, mystery and unrequited love that chart the history of Britain itself. To walk their halls is to walk in the footsteps of kings and queens, princes and princesses and the great, good and on occasion very, very bad of Britain’s most famous historical figures. Now you can delve behind the tunics, the silk curtains and the carriage-laden processions of the…

History enthusiasts are inveterate travellers and for those seeking to follow a path to the past there are some astonishing destinations that can truly deliver. So whether you’re fascinated by the Romans, have a thing for the Ming, glorify the Greeks or revere the Russian royals, historic holidays don’t come any better than this. Rome, Italy The birthplace of one…

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Steeped in 2,000 years of amazing history, London is home to a world-famous collection of national monuments, castles, cathedrals and museums. The city charts the rise and fall of empires, from the Londinium of the earliest Roman settlers, the Anglo-Saxons, Normans and Tudors through the Industrial Revolution, Victorians and the modern-day Elizabethans, each of which has left an indelible mark…

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5 tips for a half-term ski holiday on a budget

February half-term will be upon us before we know it and this year, like any other year, you’ve probably overspent on the holiday season. Now it’s time to start thinking of where you’ll spend half-term and right about now, a ski holiday sounds amazing. After all the pushing and shoving to get through the crowds of holiday shoppers, you just want to be out in the open air doing something you’ve always wanted to do. Isn’t it about time you…

With many businesses working across a global marketplace, it’s become much more common for employers to send their team abroad for business. Whether it’s to manage relationships with partnering organisations or to start up new offices in other countries, there are many reasons that we travel for business. But, although we never anticipate our trips to go wrong, there are…

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London is truly something special to behold for international travellers, but England has so much more to offer than just the (admittedly rather wonderful) capital city. And much of it is just a short distance away, which means you could quite comfortably combine a post-lockdown London holiday with one or all of the incredible vacation options below. These ‘on your…

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Are People Ready to Start Travelling Abroad Again?

2020 meant that the majority of people had to cancel their travel plans and stay put at home. However, next year could tell a different story. Let’s explore how far people are willing to travel and some of the dream destinations for next year. Increase Bookings The travel company, Jules Verne, conducted a survey to work out what the future of travel would look like. It revealed over a third of respondents want to start travelling by next spring, with…

2020 has dramatically changed the way we travel. Borders have shut, social distancing is the new normal, and masks look like they’re here for the foreseeable future. Just because it’s different, doesn’t mean you can’t take a much-deserved trip. You need to be aware of the new rules in place. How can you stay safe while travelling? Be Prepared You…

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Vacations. They’re not just an excuse for taking stylish selfies and buying cheesy t-shirts (although both those things are great fun). Vacations can also be an enriching experience, one that can enhance your life in numerous ways. There’s more to traveling this world than layovers and expensive souvenirs. Here are some of my favourites: You’ll Fall in Love with Local…

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5 Best Family Friendly Beaches In Devon

When it comes to choosing that perfect beach for a family holiday, you’re pretty much spoilt for choice in Devon. This one county alone is blessed with some of the most gorgeous coastline in the United Kingdom, not to mention some of the best beaches in Europe. So it’s a tricky act to narrow things down to a single winner, but drawing up a shortlist of prime contenders is as least a little easier. So if it’s Devon that’s calling…

When you’ve got that crucial client meeting on the horizon, the number one priority is winning them over and convincing them they made the right choice in selecting your services. And while your personality, charm and business ideas will go a long way to impressing them, there’s no doubt that the location of your rendezvous can play a huge role…

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London is one of the most visited cities in the world, both by Brits and those from abroad. It has many tourist traps that are packed with sightseers no matter the time of day or year, but it also has plenty of unique attractions that are a little off the beaten track. This makes it a great city for a…

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Family stay at Hermosa Beach, California

The last few nights of our memorable 3 weeks family road trip around California we spent at Hermosa Beach, L.A. The accommodation we stayed in a family ocean front room at Beach House Hotel Hermosa Beach, a beautiful boutique hotel boasting an enviable position on the beachfront of Hermosa Beach. With miles of white sandy beaches, sunsets, surf, volleyball, dining, nightlife and great surf shops, we loved everything about our stay at Hermosa Beach and this amazing hotel. Located just…

Recently we embarked on an amazing family road trip around California. It had been a trip we’d always thought of doing and now our boys being eight and ten, we thought what a great time to live the dream and do it. It was February and we were escaping the winter storms and cold weather back in Cornwall, England in…

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We arrived in Los Angeles airport on a lovely warm evening mid February to begin our three weeks family road trip around California. After our eleven hour flight from London Heathrow, we wanted to stay relatively close to L.A. airport on our first night so we chose Venice Beach. Our two boys, Dylan (10) and Harry (8) had their first…

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5 Things to Do in Lisbon, Portugal

What comes to your mind when you think of Portugal and its capital, Lisbon? Perhaps its colonial past, fortified wine, Fado music, seafood, or those beautiful pastel-coloured properties? While you will find all of those in Lisbon, there is so much more to see and do in this beautiful and cosmopolitan European city. There are a lot of things worth doing when you are visiting Lisbon. Some of the things will cost you (although usually not much) and many things…