Holiday Souvenirs – Should You Really Be Taking That Home?

We have all heard the saying “been there, done that, got the t-shirt”, but it seems many travellers are taking far more than an “I love Spain” t-shirt home from their holidays abroad. A recent survey by The Travel Foundation and The Association of British Travel Agents, released in time to coincide with ‘Make Holidays…

A Traveller’s Guide to Climate Care

I am no scientist, nor am I an environmental specialist, but I am a traveller by choice and by profession and I am well aware of the impact my travels are having on the planet. At the beginning of March this year, the UK and Europe in general enjoyed temperatures well in the 20s (70…

Travelling the World while Saving the Planet

In a world where we are constantly reminded about the negative impact we are having on our planet, I believe it is time for us all to step up and take notice of the very real issues of global warming and climate change. As a child growing up in the 70’s, spring arrived in April,…

Are you a Responsible Traveller?

As one of the world’s fastest growing industries, Tourism is no longer something only the rich and famous get to enjoy, and as such, we are able to visit those exotic destinations that we once only dreamed of, or read about in books. No longer considered a luxury, international travel is reliable and affordable, and…