5 Charming Cities in England to Visit Instead of London

5 Charming Cities in England to Visit Instead of London
When heading to England it’s understandable why London, as one of the world’s most visited cities, would be high on your list.  Whilst you can follow the tourist trail that leads straight from London to Collegial Cambridge, Bohemian Brighton, or Shakespeare’s Stratford there’s an undiscovered side of England that is culturally rich, traditional, and atmospheric to the point you might encounter ‘culture clash’ even if you’re English! (more…)

7 Reasons to Visit Dordogne, France

7 Reasons to Visit Dordogne, France
France is an alluring country – one that most people associate Paris, the city of love, with. However, there is so much more to see in the French countryside. Dordogne is one of France’s largest regions, home to 1000 medieval castles and chateaux, cobblestoned streets, quaint historical villages and towns barely touched by the modern world. After you’ve read about these 7 reasons to visit Dordogne, you’ll certainly want to add it to your list

2 Fascinating Ancient Culture Things To Do in Eastern Europe

2 Fascinating Ancient Culture Things To Do in Eastern Europe
So, you want to experience an authentic Italian meal, gaze upon the glorious heroes of Greece, connect with the mysterious land of Great Britain, or visit the haunting castle of Vlad the Impaler? Europe is a continent of so much history. It encompasses the birth of civilization, cuisines, customs, fashions, and heritage which go back thousands of years. And you'll find two very unique things to do in Eastern Europe to learn about this ancient

41 Iconic Cakes and Biscuits In The UK

41 Iconic Cakes and Biscuits In The UK
Of course, we know that a cup of tea or a "cuppa" is quintessential UK, and it's the solution for every mood. Are you sad? Sick? Celebrating good news? How about a cuppa? And often, this warm cups of yumminess are accompanied with even more yumminess in the form of baked goods. Cakes and biscuits in the UK take all shapes and forms. They can also serve as a mid-afternoon snack, or something to satisfy

What To Do If You Only Have One Day In 11 European National Parks

What To Do If You Only Have One Day In 11 European National Parks
When thinking about Europe do you picture yourself exploring wonderful cities like Berlin, Madrid, Rome, Dublin, Helsinki? Sure, enjoying the city life in Europe visiting museums, eating out, walking around, is nothing short of exciting and fun. But often overlooked are nearly 500 breathtaking European National Parks across the continent. For those who love the outdoors, stunning landscapes, and recharging in nature, a visit to a national park while in Europe should be considered. (more…)

An Illustrated Guide to Weird British Expressions

Britain and British folk are a weird bunch, and possibly their weirdest trait is their expressions. If you didn't grow up in this sovereign state but you're fluent in English, you might still find yourself not understanding what you hear when in the UK. While the origin of some of these expressions dates back a long way, these strange, bizarre, and wonderful expressions of speech find their way in modern times. (more…)

5 Reasons You Need to Visit Ireland

5 Reasons You Need to Visit Ireland
Ireland is an enchanting country. It might not be one at the top of your list but once you get there you'll realize you've been missing out. Ireland is a small country, modernizing but keeping its breathtaking ancient landscapes and some of the friendliest people on earth. Even if it's rainy, which happens a lot, you'll be certainly received with a warm welcome. There are many reasons to visit Ireland, and below you'll find five that

48 Hours in London – Guide For First Timers

48 Hours in London – Guide For First Timers
Spending 48 hours in the British capital requires a tight itinerary if you want to get the most out of this city. From exploring must-see attractions to eating delicious street food, experiencing a musical on Broadway and pub-hopping to extravagant nightclubs, there's so much to see and do in this short span of time. If it is your first time in the city, this guide will give you a 48 hours in London snapshot to

An Adventure Wild Camping in Greece

An Adventure Wild Camping in Greece
This a guest post written by Joey Holmes about her time wild camping in Greece. Greece has, for a long time, been the perfect destination for travellers on a budget looking for guaranteed sunshine throughout the summer months. The varied and stunning ancient history, excellent food, pristine beaches and long sunny days holds huge appeal for European holidaymakers, many of whom go for incomprehensibly cheap (and often tacky) package holiday deals. But we wanted to see