3 days in Venice, Italy

Venice is the crown jewel of the Adriatic, a beautiful city of canals, filled with the silent swish of gondolas, and the dignified facades of palazzi from centuries past. Long considered a must-see stop on any trip to Italy, there are less attractions to see and things to do in Venice compared to say, a…

3 days in London on the cheap

It’s a bit of an open secret that London, on par with other global metropolises, is an expensive city to visit. Once you add up the cost of accommodation, food and entry into London’s attractions, it’s not unheard of to spend over £200 per person a day. For those looking for a budget London experience,…

Weekend in Cambridge: Things to do

Located a short 45 minute train ride away from London, Cambridge is perfect for a weekend away or, if you’re feeling spry, even as a day trip from London! Filled with medieval architecture, quaint shopping streets and home to one of the world’s oldest universities and markets, there’s plenty of things to do in Cambridge….

Long Weekend in Edinburgh, Scotland

For those on a longer visit to England or Scotland, a weekend in Edinburgh will seem completely insufficient. But there’s a lot you can fit in in just 48 hours in Scotland’s capital. Edinburgh is easily accessible from London via a 4 hour train ride from Kings Cross to Waverley Station, or a short 1.5…

48 hours in Copenhagen

With only 48 hours in Copenhagen, you’ll want to hit the ground running. This compact city by the sea boasts perfect cobblestone streets, a picturesque harbour and some of the best restaurants in the world. Here’s how to spend a weekend in Copenhagen. 48 hours in Copenhagen Day 1 | 10:00 AM Start your day…

What to do in Gran Canaria, Spain

Gran Canaria is the largest of the Canary Islands, a group of islands located between Spain and the continent of Africa, and famed for white sand beach resorts, outdoor activities and a rich colonial history. There’s so much more to do here than just surf, sand and sea (though those are well deserved attractions!) –…

2 weeks in Italy

With 2 weeks in Italy you’ll have enough time to cover the highlights – art, culture, history, food and shopping, but you’ll need to make a choice – north or south? There’s so much to see and do in Italy, any travel plans you make will be full of compromises. As I’ve covered more of…

The Best Cyprus has to offer!

Whether you are looking for sun soaked beaches, culture or exciting nightlife, Cyprus has it all! There are many great resorts in Cyprus but two particular favourites are Paphos and Coral Bay. Paphos Paphos is located on the south west coast of Cyprus, getting there is relatively easy and because many major airlines fly there it…