We live in a beach town in Spain and so when steamy August rolls around we are ready for cooler climes. My husband suggested we visit Slovakia last year and, as work was crazy for me, I just said, “yes Read more >
Italy’s largest lake, Lake Garda, is a popular holiday destination and the ideal place for families to spend a few days. Whilst not as famous as Lake Como, there are a huge number of things to do at Lake Garda Read more >
Surrounded by mountains and fjords and filled with colorful wooden buildings, it’s not difficult to understand why the city of Bergen is such a…
You might know a thing or two about Dublin. For example, you might know that it’s the capital of Ireland and that it’s the…
Games of Thrones (GOT) has been filmed all over the world, and in several other places in Croatia, but the outer walls of Dubrovnik look as if they were built for this TV series. With many GOT locations, a visit Read more >
“The Alentejo coast is magical and wild, don’t even bother with the Algarve”. These were the parting words from a man who just Airbnb’ed his camper van to us. With his hand-drawn map we headed south from Lisbon in search Read more >
Think Iceland is just about wild adventures and lone travelers? Surprisingly, visiting Iceland with kids is doable, a great experience and one you should seriously consider. Below are our 11 top tips for traveling to Iceland with, or without, kids. Read more >
Christmas is coming quickly and there is no better place to enjoy the festive spirit than in European Christmas markets. When planning your next winter getaway, why not visit one of the most beautiful markets in the world? The Christmas Read more >
There’s no ignoring the fact that Iceland has become an “it” destination for travelers. It’s got amazing landscapes, a cool culture, and a wealth…
If you love mind-blowing views of endless green hills, majestic mountains washed by choppy ocean water, small cozy towns and old castles, then visiting the Basque region of Spain is exactly what you need. What is Basque Country? Located in Read more >


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…