I can’t think of a more perfect antidote to the grey, dark, rainy weather I left back at Stansted Airport. For me that feeling when the sun and cool breeze first hit your face somewhere new is magical and Lisbon is no exception.
Heading to New York City soon? Lucky you! It’s a city unlike anywhere else in the world, buzzing around the clock from sunrise ‘till sunset and is the scene of many iconic movies and TV shows and inspiration for countless songs.
All those new festive traditions to immerse yourself in, all that booze that needs to be drunk, all those little streets that have been decorated by twinkling lights, a carpet of snow and a delicious nip in the air. Mmmmm, a Christmas getaway is the best, and here are the best city getaways to revel in:
At just 45 minutes from Malaga airport, you can indulge in some serious downtime in a matter of hours. Set in the rural mountains, the fresh air will bring a glow to your cheeks, but in house spa menu treats are worth a peek too.
Having a pet is great but it takes a lot of work. It’s basically like having a kid and you need to be around to look after them. You can’t just leave a dog on its own for a couple of days so people that travel a lot for work often think that pets just aren’t an option for them.
The most worrying thing to leave at home while you’re travelling is medication. So, in case you ever find yourself having to confront this issue, here’s an overview of your options.
Just about 3 hours away from London with a quick flight, Luosto in Finland will be calling your name for a few months still. It’s the kind of winter magic we can’t find without going a bit further up north – and when you go far enough, you get to feast your eyes on the magical northern lights while ice fishing or chilling out in the back of a dog sledge.
Spain is a beautiful country and one often visited by tourists from all over the world. If you intend to visit Marbella, Madrid, or any other city or town in Spain in the near future, then it’s likely that you’ve started to think of the things that you will need to pack.
Any thoughts of Iceland being a bit conservative will be knocked out of the park after this trip! If you just considered Iceland for it’s ice and scenery, consider Iceland most famous export, Bjork;
Advanced international travel has opened the door to a world of new holiday adventures. Exploring Asia has become an increasingly popular solution, and Vietnam is one of the countries that will rank highly on the bucket list. If you’re going to visit ‘Nam’, it’s imperative that you do so in style.
pexels Is there a better way of exploring the UK than getting in a car and driving across the country? We would say not…
Switzerland might be known for it’s amazing ski slopes, chocolate, watches and raclette; But did you know if also has amazing lake swimming, city surfing, stand up paddle boarding and a hearty selection of saunas?
When you go travelling, you absolutely want to know that everything is going to go right. Even little things going wrong while abroad can be frustrating, and it can be hard to work out how to stop those from happening.
Sometimes, planning to travel isn’t as easy as it sounds. Given you want to see and do as much as possible, how can you possibly narrow down an entire world?