Free Shark Cage Diving South Africa: Better Hop to De Hoop!

South Africa remains one of the most popular winter holiday destinations in the world, and with wall-to-wall sunshine, endless sightseeing adventures, fabulous safari destinations, and more vineyards than you could visit in a year, it is no surprise that more than 16 million international tourists visit here each year. The beauty of travelling in South…

Flight Shaming ‘FLYGSKAM’. Will It Put You Off Long-Haul Travel?

Have you heard the latest travel buzzword? If not, in your very best Swedish accent we invite you to shout out FLYGSKAM, which means ‘Flight Shame’ in English. FLYGSKAM is an anti-flying environmental movement that started in Sweden and is now making its way across the globe. It was designed to encourage people to lower…

Summer Holidays Below The Equator: Spelling Out A Summer of Fun!

The Summer 2019 Holiday Season is officially underway, and if you loathe the idea of spending your annual leave on an overcrowded beach in the Mediterranean, why not head below the equator and take advantage of cheap long-haul flight prices, discounted hotels, and tourist-free travels throughout the most beautiful countries in the world. S is…

World’s Sexiest Accents Revealed!

There is perhaps nothing more exciting than visiting a new destination and learning a new language, and if you love nothing more than practicing linguistic gymnastics during your international adventures, you’ll be interested to know that the World’s Sexiest Accents have been revealed. Big 7 Travel, the go-to mobile resource for travel-obsessed adventurers, polled its…

Best Holiday Destinations in the World to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Whether you are heading off on an action-packed adventure or a romantic beach break, a good night’s sleep will make all the difference to your holiday, but many travellers struggle to sleep when they are away. This could be down to jetlag, or because we are sleeping in an unfamiliar bed, but having read the…

Earth Day 2019: Seven Reasons to Change the World

Today may be Easter Monday, but it is also Earth Day 2019, and if you are concerned about climate change, plastic pollution, and protecting our endangered species, it’s time to put down those chocolate bunnies and join the world’s largest environmental movement. We’ve been blogging about Earth Day since 2012 when we were inspired to…

New Year’s Resolutions… It’s That Time of the Year Again!

It’s that time of year again, and if you haven’t made your New Year’s Resolution yet, you have just 10 days left to choose your resolution before setting it in stone with a glass of Champagne on New Year’s Eve. The most common New Year’s Resolutions involve health/fitness and financial goals, and while both are…

Top Christmas Gift Ideas for Travellers

It’s that time of year again, and if like me, you have left your Christmas shopping until the last-minute, now is the time to dig out your credit card and start working your way through your Christmas list! Thankfully, since the wonderful invention of the World Wide Web, we no longer have to venture outside…

Five Reasons Why Travel Is Good For You

I think most people love to travel, I know I do, but did you know that travel is good for your physical and mental health? Well my fellow globetrotters, there is a significant amount of scientific research out there that confirms that it is, and if you need an excuse to book your next holiday…