Paris – The Latin Quarter

Paris – the mere mention of that simple word invokes thoughts, feelings, memories and expectations even for those who have never visited. The acclaimed capital of love and city of light was deemed so beautiful by Hitler that he decided to save it as long as the new Berlin surpassed it. From the twinkling lights…


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My Great American Road Trip

In case you didn’t know I am getting married this year……….. This is great because it means I get to plan the ultimate honeymoon! It actually took myself and my future wife ages to pick a destination. We have a month to go anywhere in the world so to choose was very difficult. Finally we decided it was probably…


A Luxury Style Holiday for Less

This year I have planned my honeymoon, as I traditionally travel on a low budget, I have tried to find ways to travel in what I would call luxury for a bit less money. Basically I want to to enjoy a luxury holiday and have a champagne lifestyle on a lemonade budget. There are certain times in…


Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco

Five great bridges of the world

Bridges are pretty useful constructions. They help us travel from A to B by bridging the gap – did you see what I did there?! They carry us over large bodies of water, ice and snow covered land, towering mountains and noisy urban sprawls and otherwise impassable obstructions. Bridges  are also amazing feats of engineering,…


Anything can fly

Anything can fly – Since a very young age I have been obsessed with things that fly. From running around the garden chasing butterflies and reading about Icarus flying too close to the sun. To just lying on my back staring at vapour trails in the sky, the fascination of flight has always been something that interests…


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Five things that have changed travel

Travel is an industry that changes at a very quick pace. Here are five things that have changed the way I travel in recent years. #1 low cost carriers The introduction of low cost carriers may have changed the travel industry worldwide but in Europe is has been far more successful than anyone would have…