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Winter Sunshine in Tenerife

Tenerife is one of those famous holiday destinations that automatically springs to mind when picking destinations. Year around sun doesn’t hurt either, which when you’re faced with the prospect of grey skies and rain, can certainly take on a certain charm. Head to the Canaries this winter and you’ll more than likely fly into Reina […]

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Oktoberfest Wanderlust

If you are in Europe during late September/early October, you are most likely heading to Munich for some Oktoberfest activities. More than six million people attend this festival of beer annually since its inception in 1810, gathering to consume millions of litres of beer and enjoy German specialties like roasted pork, chicken, ham hock, sauerkraut […]

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Why Tenerife is the Perfect Cruise Stop-Off for Activity Enthusiasts

The Canary Island of Tenerife is a popular stop-off on Med cruises around Spain, and I think with good reason. It boasts an array of cultural and historic hotspots, as well as plenty of activities to get stuck into underneath the pleasantly warm sun.Tenerife‘s year-round mild climate is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. It tends to hover around […]

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Cape Breton Road Trippin’

Cape Breton Island is one of Maritime Canada’s most scenic locales. The island has seen many colonists and as a result of its settlement by French, English, Irish and Scottish newcomers, a rich culture of music and tradition developed that is still present today. The original inhabitants are the people of the Mi’kmaq nation and […]

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Swamp Sightseeing in Louisiana

For most people heading to Louisiana, the bright lights of New Orleans are the real draw. Not to mention the revelry of Mardi Gras and Bourbon Street. But if you’re going to be in the Big Easy, why not try something really wild: a tour of the swamps! Southeast Louisiana is dotted with swamps and […]

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The Buddhist Temples of Japan

For travellers interested in the cultural history of their destination, religious sites are usually a priority. In Japan, temples and shrines are some of the most visited sites and offer a glimpse into Japan’s past, as well as an opportunity to view beautiful art and architectural work. The entrance to the temple will be marked […]

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Michelangelo’s Florence

Italy is the famed home of the Renaissance and home to some of the Western world’s most cherished artists. Chief among them, Michaelangelo. He was a painter, sculptor, engineer and scientist and he is alive and well in Italy today, if you’re willing to look for him. If you’re planning a trip to Italy, there […]

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Tips for Surviving Turkey’s Bazaar Markets

If you’re ever in Turkey you will probably visit a bazaar. These are covered market streets that are lined with shops and stalls carrying a huge variety of goods and they are shopping hotspots for travellers and locals alike. They can also be terrifying if you’re not accustomed to shopping bazaar-style. The most famous bazaar […]

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Best Souvenirs for Your Mom

Buying souvenirs is one of my favourite parts of travelling. I love scouring shops and markets for unique items that suit the personalities of my friends and family. However, many people do not relish souvenir-shopping during their travels. These are often the same people who give terrible souvenirs. So, to help you save time, save […]

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Tech-Savvy Travel

It’s important to be prepared if you want to have positive travel experiences. Lucky for you, the tech industry has your back! There are countless apps available to help ensure your trip goes smoothly, and ever evolving ways to access those apps and stay connected while travelling. There are even some futuristic gadgets to keep […]

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