2 Days in Zurich Switzerland: The Best 2 Day Zurich itinerary

Zurich Zwitzerland - 2 Days in Zurich itinerary

Zurich is one of those cities which fascinates me, although I haven’t been yet!  I wanted to learn more about Zurich Switzerland so I asked Aurimas from Go Look Explore to share his top tips for the best things to do in Zurich in 2 days.  He kindly agreed to write this awesome post with […]

Castles in Sintra: Fairytale Palaces, Gardens and Historical Sites

Castles in Sintra - Pena Palace and Park - yellow and red turrets of the castle on a hill surrounded by views of the countryside

Sintra is a magical place.  Over the years, the hills of Sintra have seen Portuguese royalty, Moorish princes and eccentric millionaires all leave their mark, creating the beautiful palaces and castles in Sintra.  There is so much to see here you can’t possibly see everything in a day trip to Sintra, so I’ve summarised what […]

The Most Colourful Cities in the World

Colourful Houses in Burano welcome the Fishermen Home

In these dark times when we’re all stuck indoors, I thought we would all appreciate some colour in our lives!  As well as reminiscing about the most colourful places I’ve been to, I asked some of my fellow travel bloggers to contribute suggestions for the most colourful cities and towns around the world.  Although there […]

A Long Weekend in Riga Latvia

The House of Blackheads historical red building - A Long Weekend in Riga

I enjoyed my visit to Riga last year, but to really get under the skin of the city I asked local Riga expert Lelde to share her top tips for spending a long weekend in Riga, including the best things to do in Riga, recommendations for what to eat in Riga and the perfect escape […]

How to Save Money For Travel

Piggy Bank and Money - How to Save money for Travel

You know how your paycheck doesn’t seem to stretch to the end of the month?  How your friends are planning to go on holiday but you just don’t seem to have the cash to spend without sticking it on your credit card?  You are not alone!  However, there are lots of ways to save money […]

Free Things to do in Edinburgh

The National Monument of Scotland on Calton Hill - Free Things to do in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a fabulous destination, but its popularity means the prices in the city are higher than the rest of Scotland.  However, a visit here doesn’t have to cost the earth as there are plenty of free things to do in Edinburgh to enjoy! Free Things to do in Edinburgh City Centre Exploring the UNESCO […]

Hunting for Harry Potter in Edinburgh

Colourful Victoria Street - Inspiration for Diagon Alley in Edinburgh - Harry Potter in Edinburgh

Where can you find Harry Potter in Edinburgh?  Although Edinburgh wasn’t used to film any of the scenes in the Harry Potter films, it is where J K Rowling wrote the books and found inspiration for characters and locations in her famous wizarding world.  Here you can find some of the best spots for Potterheads […]

An Edinburgh Food Tour with Eat Walk Edinburgh

Haggis Neeps and Tatties on our Eat Walk Edinburgh Food Tour

As you know, I am no stranger to food tours.  I’ve taken a food tour in as many cities as I can, from Berlin to Prague, London and Mexico City, I love them all.  I wanted to taste some of the best food in Edinburgh, which can be a challenge when you are short of […]

Backpacking Guatemala on a Budget

Tikal - Backpacking Guatemala Travel Guide

Guatemala is a special place.  Torn apart by civil war from 1960 to 1996, Guatemala is slowly recovering and is now becoming a must-visit destination in Central America.  Backpacking in Guatemala will reward you with incredible scenery and natural wonders, from volcanoes to limestone pools and huge lakes, strong indigenous cultures and colourful clothes, delicious […]

The Best Budget Destinations to Add to your Bucket List

Dancers in La Paz Bolivia

Although travel is not possible at the moment, when everything has settled down a little, you might want to think about having a break!  I asked my fellow travel bloggers for their top tips for the best budget destinations around the world, and here is where they recommend for a cheap vacation so you can […]