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….

Weekend in the Hunter Valley

Just over two hours north of Sydney, the Hunter Valley is home to more than 150 wineries, making it one of Australia’s most famous wine growing regions and is a perfect daytrip from Sydney. However, the Hunter Valley has a lot more to offer tourists than just wine tasting and picturesque views. So if you…

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!) –…

10 days in Cuba

  Travelling to Cuba? If you’re thinking of heading to Cuba, now is the time. The country is rapidly changing and opening up, which is excellent news for both the locals and travellers wanting to make their way there. The logistics of travel to Cuba has never been easier, with AirBnB listings, new hotels planned…

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…

Kailua-Kona: Big Island, Cheap Trips

There is so much to do in and around Kailua Kona, you may find yourself returning just to check everything off from your first trip. Although an unlimited budget — or at least a large one — offers unique opportunities, that doesn’t mean you can’t have an unforgettable trip on the cheap. You may find…

Kansas City Travel Guides: Exploring KC on the Cheap

Kansas City is most famous for its thriving jazz scene, barbecue joints, and myriad of fountains, but there is much more to this city than first meets the eye. Dodge the tourist traps and you will uncover a culturally rich metropolis that makes for an excellent getaway destination that won’t break the bank. Voted by…

The Best Boutique Hotels in Jackson

The term “boutique hotel” was once a rare occurrence, and the definition was clear. Today, people use the term “boutique hotel” so frequently that many don’t know what it means. The definition of a “boutique hotel” is a hotel that is small, intimate in size, and in a trendy urban area. Boutique does not mean…