The places you should visit in London – from a Londoner

Ok, ok so I’ve only really lived in London for 4 years so perhaps I’m stretching things by calling myself a Londoner however, I still feel that I have that little bit of extra London Knowledge that can help you to have a fabulous weekend away here. London is an amazing city and millions of people choose to come here…

Dreaming of becoming a digital nomad – the lowdown

The world is evolving, and digital technology is unquestionably at the heart of these progressions. This has opened up a whole realm of new working opportunities for the modern generation, my generation, not to mention the generations to come. With the introduction of ever smarter technologies and travel becoming more widely accessible I am just one of many who’d love…

3 places I’d love to visit in Scotland

For the autumnal weekend getaway or a winter’s week away, Scotland has long been on my bucket list. It sits in my mind as a place filled with wonders, history and culture. Yet despite living in the UK, I have never visited, something I am hoping to change shortly.  Arthurs Seat It seems that most people who visit Scotland are…

Coming down gently: Weekend trips to tide you over between holidays

I love travelling. That adrenaline as you land, the smell of a different city and the tastes of a new cuisine. If I won the lottery tomorrow I’d travel the world, slowly, taking in all that it had to offer. Once you get the travel bug, nothing’s worse than those periods between trips. For me these periods can be lengthy,…

Experience These 3 Wonderful Winter Cities in Europe

Winter is a long and dark time, so we’ve enjoyed sprucing it up a bit with festive lights and delicious treats since the dawn of time. They still call Christmas Jul in Scandinavia, a term that’s been with them ever since the old Norse traditions and Yule celebrations, predating the Christian festivities by thousands of years. Some countries are just…

Have a festive fiesta in Spain this winter

It’s starting to get pretty chilly, which for me is the cue to get excited for Christmas! However, for anyone who doesn’t like the cold weather, it’s the beginning of a long and dark period of the year. A bit of winter sun could be exactly what the doctor ordered, whether you take a solo trip or go on a…

Tips for surviving group holidays

Making memories and travelling with those close to you is a wonderful way to see the world. I’ve travelled with friends and with family and have definitely found travelling with friends to be the harder option. Travelling in a group does have its benefits though, there are more people to take pictures, you can split the costs, and you can…