Europe has a reputation for being one of the more expensive destinations to travel. It is true, some countries can make a big dent in your wallet! However, there are some great cities in Europe that are still very budget friendly. Some are known for cheap food and drink, whilst others have some bargain accommodation options. So if you are looking for a European city break, take note of these… Read More »The 9 most affordable cities in Europe to visit
Whenever I reveal to anyone that I used to live and work in Malta, I am always met with an air of confusion, as if people don’t quite know what to ask next. I say the same thing to everyone when I discuss Malta – I think, as a country and travel destination, it is very underrated! Tiny in size, and quickly reached from everywhere in Europe, Malta lends itself nicely… Read More »The perfect 7 day Malta itinerary
One of my most visited posts on this site is my 3 week itinerary for Peru where I lay out exactly what I did and what I spent! So many of you seem to find that post useful, I thought it was only logical to make a similar post about my recent 2 week trip to the Yucatan Peninsula! Similar to last time, everything is based on a couple sharing.… Read More »2 weeks in the Yucatan Peninsula – itinerary and costs!
Australia is full of iconic destinations, and travelling the East coast is almost a rite of passage for many who visit the land down under. The likes of Byron Bay, The Great Ocean Road and Sydney are visited by thousands of tourists everyday. And whilst these places are impressive, it is no surprise a country as huge as Australia has so many more places which are less visited and yet… Read More »Underrated destinations in Australia that you should visit!
When most people think of the UK, their minds immediately jump to the black cabs and red buses of London. There is far more to this country that its capital though. Just a three hour train journey away is the Broads National Park, one of the most idyllic areas in the country. Offering an easy escape from the London frenzy, here is everything you need to know about visiting the… Read More »A guide to The Broads National Park
Colombia is rapidly gaining popularity among travellers. The country which was once seen as fairly dangerous, now welcomes tourists with open arms. Locals are kind and helpful, and landscapes are varied and beautiful. Usually a cheap destination for western travellers, there is no better time to discover Colombia, as it is destined to become more and more popular. It is a large country, with everything from tropical rainforests, pristine beaches… Read More »The perfect 3 week Colombia itinerary!
Once a quiet fishing village, Taganga has experienced a tourism boom in recent years. Situated right next door to the beautiful Tayrona National Park, and only a few miles from the transport hub of Santa Marta, it is easy to see why many people choose to visit. Popular with foreign and Colombian tourists, the town is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of Santa Marta. Mainly because… Read More »Things to do in Taganga, Colombia!
Colombia is fast shaking off the image of the past. It’s no longer seen as dangerous, and is top of the list for many travellers. With the friendly locals, party like atmosphere and cheap prices for accommodation and activities, it is easy to see why! Here I have listed the very best places to visit in Colombia! Minca A tiny little town nestled in the hills of the Sierra Nevada,… Read More »Must see destinations in Colombia!
“You only have 3 weeks in Colombia?! Shit, kinda pointless coming here.” I listened as the skinny French guy tried to light his cigarette off the gas cooker. Instant karma got him as he burned his fingers, but he wasn’t done yet. He flopped down on a chair, and looked wistfully out to sea as he continued “I mean, I could spend 3 weeks just here, you know? You… Read More »When did travelling become a competition?
Colombia is may not be infamous for the diving, but it will not disappoint. With Caribbean and Pacific coastline, the country has some hidden diving gems. Many people will tell you to head to the Caribbean coast when you are travelling in Colombia. A lot of visitors base themselves in Santa Marta, and then explore places such as Tayrona National Park and Minca. Santa Marta itself is quite unimpressive, however… Read More »Scuba diving in Tayrona National Park