Eiffel Tower

Travelling as a Couple

The ultimate challenge to test your compatibility with your romantic partner is travelling together. But of course not all trips are equal. You can’t compare the experience of a RTW trip together with staying a romantic weekend in apartment...
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crazy galatasary fans

Backpacking in Turkey

Europe’s gateway to the Middle East or the Middle East’s gateway to Europe, whichever way you look at this fascinating country it’s a sight to behold. Western Turkey has a distinct Balkan flavour and as you move further east you’ll feel the...
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The Most Obscure Ski Destinations in the World

Ok, so your friend spent a ski season in whistler, or your cousin goes to the Swiss alps every year. I’m sure it was great, and I’m sure you were joined by tens of thousands of other skiers in the process, if you’re feeling the urge to get...
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Delicious Indian Food

The 5 best dishes in India?

If you’ve never heard the acronym I.N.D.I.A – INDIA I’ll Never Do It Again, you’ll understand the second you arrive and leave this awesome country. But the thing about the acronym is that it’s true for about 24 hours after you leave, any ti...
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Ponta Da Piedade

5 Awesome Places to Visit in Portugal

If we can get over our mutual hatred for Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal can be a great place to visit on your trip to Europe. It has managed to create a reputation for itself as a boozey, lads holiday type of place but there’s a whole other si...
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Golf in north korea

5 Weird Places to Play Golf Around the World

Backpacking in so many obscure countries, it never fails to amaze me how often I see places advertised to play golf. Even bang in the city centre of Bangkok there’s a huge golf course, but it gets a lot more obscure than that. I was trying...
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Austria Apres ski

5 Action Packed Activities to do in Austria

In the days when backpacking means too much booze, full-English breakfasts and traveling by air I thought I’d mix things up, help us dust off the cobwebs and get active. Austria has a lot to offer backpackers and I could wax lyrical about t...
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West End London

Top 5 Best Places to See A Show in the World

When movies, bars and restaurants become a little too familiar to fill your evenings with, it’s time to branch out and experience something new. I was in this situation in Bangkok myself recently, so I googled what to do in the evenings – I...
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Monte toro sunset

5 Best Things to see in Menorca

Ibiza and Mallorca may steal all the limelight, but they also steal most of the package tourists so while those guys are all lined up on 10 million sun beds on the a crowded beach, you can explore the less spoilt of the Spanish Balearic isl...
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Che grafiti

5 Reasons to Go Backpacking in Cuba

Cuba has been opening up more and more over the last decade and there’s never been a better time to grow a Che Guevara style beard (you too ladies) and head over, backpack strapped on your back, and wander around this very awesome country....
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Spa breaks in Ireland

Indulging Yourself in the Republic of Ireland

My country of birth, the Republic of Ireland is a great place to visit, with beautiful scenery, lively historic cities and hundreds of things to do and see (not to mention the booze!). When choosing a luxury spa day in Ireland, there are ma...
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london parliament

Accommodation in London

With the Olympics just around the corner, finding somewhere to crash in London is on the lips of the world! And unfortunately most of them don’t come cheap. Finding accommodation in London really depends on what type of accommodation...
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