Escorted vs. Self-Drive African Safaris

If you love wildlife and the great outdoors, there is perhaps no better holiday than an African Safari.  The perfect place to get up close and personal with some of the world’s most magnificent creatures, without subjecting yourself (and the poor animals) to inhumane zoos, the African bush is still abundant with free-roaming creatures, and…

5 of the Best Christmas Gifts for the Travellers You Love!

With less than 4 weeks to go until Christmas, the time has arrived to start working on your xmas gift list, and if you are one of the sensible ones who avoided the madness and mayhem of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, why not dig out your laptop, dust of your credit card, and prepare…

Friday’s Photoshoot: World Smile Day

If you haven’t had a lot to smile about recently, you will be pleased to know that today, 7th October 2016, it World Smile Day, a day when we should all “Do one act of kindness. Help one person smile!” The idea of Harvey Ball, the creator of the iconic yellow smiley face that we…

Vietnam Adventures: Sailing Halong Bay

Vietnam is fast becoming one of the most popular travel destinations in Southeast Asia, and with its breathtaking landscapes, limestone islands, enchanting heritage, beautiful beaches, friendly locals, lush rice fields, forested mountains, magical temples, and quite possibly, the best street food in the world, the popularity of this exotic gem is set to grow. Travelling…

Discover New Zealand on the British & Irish Lion’s Tour 2017

If you love to watch rugby, and you love to travel the world, 2017 is going to be a very special year indeed!  The British and Irish Lion’s Tour is set to take place in New Zealand from 3rd June to 8th July, and if your idea of the perfect holiday includes visiting new places…

South America on a Shoestring: It’s Possible with Budget Airlines

While travelling in South America is nowhere near as economical as it used to be back in the early 1990s, it still remains a great value destination for American and European travellers. Your Pounds, Dollars and Euros will still go a long way in Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina and Brazil, and with amazing flight details…

10 Incredible Places to Visit in Your Lifetime

The world is big, beautiful, and thanks affordable international air travel, it is now more accessible than ever before, but in reality, most of us are not going to tick all 195 countries off our Bucket List, unless of course, we win the lottery or inherit a fortune that would allow us to do nothing…