Snowdonia National Park has a multitude of natural sights that are truly worth seeing with your own eyes and not through a guide book. Aber Falls, located in the village of Abergwyngregyn is just one gem in this treasure trove. Famous for it’s stunning location, Aber Falls (Rhaeadr Fawr) is a powerful waterfall fed by the Afon Goch as it plunges 120ft over the sill edge in the foothills of the Carneddau range. The …Full Article
Looking for one of the most diverse countries on Earth? Known as the land of fire and ice, Iceland is definitely a land of contrasts. We have cram packed our list to just 10 incredible things to do in Iceland, that you cannot afford to miss. You will find yourself viewing some of the most enchanting waterfalls in the world, to remote areas with beautiful beaches, cute little …Full Article
Whether you are aware that Iceland is located directly on top of the Mid-Atlantic ridge or not, the Reykjanes Peninsula is one place you won’t want to skip out on. This area is the only place in the world where you can see the ridge rise above sea level, meaning you can significantly view the boundaries between Europe and North America. The gap between these …Full Article
If you find yourself in Oxfordshire on a sunny day, what better way to find your bearings for the local area by hopping onto an Oxford river cruise. As the weather was kind, we decided to take our little one out for his first boat ride and trip to Oxford. What better way to forget the stresses of the world than to peacefully float along the …Full Article
If you are looking to travel to Iceland, it’s most likely you have already seen pictures of the twisted airplane wreckage on the black sands of Sólheimasandur. Whether you already know the story behind the plane, are looking for directions or is something you’ve just learnt about, then we’ve got all the info you need. It’s worth noting that if you’re planning a trip across …Full Article
If you’re ever to find yourself in Camden, you’ll instantly be surrounded by an exciting mix of markets, cuisines and music venues. It is the cuisine part that excites me the most. For such an area in London to have such a wide variety where everyone feels welcome is a pleasure for anyone who loves their food. We made it to Gilgamesh, a pan-Asian restaurant for my …Full Article
Discover our travel guide to the top 10 destinations for a European city break in 2017. Find out the must do’s and what not to miss in our favourite cities including Rome, Paris, Reykjavik, Amsterdam, Dubrovnik and Budapest.
City breaks are a great way to explore a destination’s history, culture, and art in a relatively short space of time. They provide us with a snapshot of local life, as well …Full Article
Are you in search of the Northern Lights? Whether you have experienced them or not, going hunting for them by boat has to be one of the coolest ways you can imagine and is actually better than you’d think.
We were lucky enough to have been invited to a northern lights boat tour whilst staying in Iceland and is definitely an amazing experience. Sailing away …Full Article
When visiting Iceland, you are guaranteed to see Icelandic horses in fields roaming free. But do you know what makes a horse Icelandic? When the first settlers sailed to Iceland from Norway in the 10th century, horses were a vital part to the colonisation of the island. Due to this and the fact they were only able to bring a few horses per ship, they made sure …Full Article
After being extremely lucky to watch the magical aurora borealis dance across the whole sky on our first night in Iceland, we didn’t think anything could come close for the rest of our trip here, but the Super Jeep Tour around the Golden Circle and Snowmobiling across a glacier comes pretty close. If you are researching to visit Iceland you will already know of many tour …Full Article
Depending how long your stay is, you may be looking if its worth hiring a 4×4 to drive across Iceland. No matter whether Iceland is your dream destination or a simple stopover, you’re in the land of elves and surrounded by natural beauty in Iceland, wherever you go.
If you’re visiting Iceland you will most likely discover there are many tour agencies offering day trips around the Golden Circle where you …Full Article
If you are visiting Iceland then forget about the Northern Lights for a moment because we’re about to introduce you to something just as magical… a wondrous world of natural ice sculptures and formations.
Each year ice caves begin to take shape in Autumn and continue to last throughout the winter (November to March). If you’re feeling adventurous and interested in exploring deep inside a glacier …Full Article
Iceland has become one of our favourite countries and with so many natural wonders waiting to be seen, it’s only a matter of time before it’s your favourite too. The land of ice and fire boasts some of the most dramatic landscapes that remain relatively uncrowded and untouched. Where else can you discover the mystical Northern Lights alongside geyser’s and some of the most beautiful water …Full Article
As I’m sure you are aware, we are off to Iceland soon and to get us even more excited than we currently are (is that possible?!) we have done some digging to see what to expect and we love it! Cool and crazy Iceland facts include getting nude to elves, trolls and fairies. Whether you are soon to explore Iceland for the first time, or …Full Article
Kate and I are so excited to announce our next and first destination of 2015 is ICELAND, the land of fire and ice.. but most importantly stunning northern lights and incredible untouched beauty. Our fingers are crossed with high hopes that we’ll get to spot the ever famous northern lights, but even if we aren’t lucky enough, Iceland is an island full of surreal unimaginable beauty …Full Article
As we welcome 2015 with open arms, excited for what’s around the corner for us all, we take a look at the 10 most clichéd travel destinations and activities to do before you die. January is the month everyone gets that little extra boost in their mood where we all want to better ourselves, travel more, and just be happy! So this is our post dedicated …Full Article
We have been on the hunt to share with you some of the most spectacular hotels in the world to visit before you die, and boy we certainly don’t disappoint.
If you have ever dreamt of being able to sleep beneath the stars in the most scenic paradise known to man, or wished of staying in a room under the sea.. you seriously need to take …Full Article
The Tower of London is an internationally famous monument and one of England’s most iconic structures. William the Conqueror built the White Tower in 1066 as a demonstration to the world of Norman power, whilst acting as both fortress and gateway into the capital. In 1988 the Tower of London became a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and is the most complete example of an …Full Article
The old town of Stari Bar is found up in the mountains, an hours walk from the modern city of Bar, in the southeast of Montenegro. Stari Bar actually translates to Old Bar and unfortunately it’s seen it fair share of troubles over the centuries. It had been taken over by the Venetians, the Serbians, the Hungarians and the Ottoman Empire. It was finally reclaimed …Full Article