Asia

Best way to make your trip to Dubai a treasured One

Dubai is a superb city which is a dream holiday destination for many from across the globe. It has some of the best buildings in the world; one of them being the tallest in the world, the “Burj Khalifa”. If you are on a short term visit and wish you have the best option to go for a Dubai city tour. Despite Dubai being famous for its high end luxury restaurants and opulent hotels, but there is plenty more this […]

Economy Accommodation Is On The Rise

            When the money is a bit tight but you still seem to have this strong urge to get away from it all then why not think about staying in a hostel. Yes sure, it means that you have to share with other people and must assume that your fellow travellers are a trustworthy bunch, but if you put in a bit of research you can find some real gems.             One of the most popular destinations these days for […]

Uzbekistan – Must see cities

Without questions Uzbekistan is the hidden gem of Central Asia and should be on everyone’s list of countries to visit. Whilst you might not necessarily see the country’s top tourist attractions feature on some of the world famous travel shows, I can assure you that when you visit you are in for an absolute treat! The country is brimming with unique tourist attractions. A holiday to Uzbekistan means that you will get to see the best sites that the country […]

Best Round The World Routes for Backpackers

Picking the best round the world routes for backpackers can be challenging. Mainly because the joy of backpacking is that everything can be tailored to your individual preference. Whether you want to explore the wilderness or the urban jungle, there’s somewhere in the world that’s perfect for you. There are few places in the world that remain inaccessible to the adventurous backpacker. The Sahara and the Amazon are difficult to explore without organised trips, and there are some closed borders […]

Hong Kong – A Fab Place to Visit

We were due to go and see family in Vietnam and my wife Agatha suggested that we should make time and visit Hong Kong. I was particularly enthusiastic, my grandfather had served as a policeman there and I had marveled at his colourful tales of his time on the island when I was a young child. It was an easy decision to make and the excitement grew as we approached the departure date We arrived at the very modern airport […]

Thailand – The Land of Smiles and Amazing Places

The central country of South East Asia is Thailand. With a population of close to 69 million the country has borders with Myanmar and Laos. Laos and Cambodia lie to the southeast while Malaysia and the Gulf of Thailand make up its southern borders. The head of state is King Bhumibol, the longest serving monarch and head of state in the world. The fairly recent (since the mid 80s) surge in industrial output has put manufacturing along with agriculture and […]

The Best Places to Eat in Dubai

The United Arab Emirates is home to some of the best restaurants in the world while many of the world’s finest chefs head over to the Emirates to ply their trade. Of all the countries, Dubai certainly has the best chefs who serve delectable delights to all food enthusiasts. Dubai hotels and restaurants serve mouth-watering cuisines that you would definitely enjoy.   With the tourist industry growing and becoming more varied, the restaurant scene has followed suit, so there is […]

The Best Places to Travel on a Budget

When it comes to holidays we’re all looking for the best possible deal or a destination that isn’t going to cost us an absolute fortune! I’m a pretty thrifty traveller, so when it comes to scouting out the best places to travel I’d like to think I now a thing or two. Some people are of the opinion that the closer they travel to home the cheaper it is, well that might be the case when it come to the […]

Insider’s Guide to the Best in Delhi!

Formerly dismissed as a town of government officials and bureaucrats, Delhi has now evolved into a hip city with some of the best hotels, restaurants and bars you can find. In addition to this, the rich performing arts and culture, the number of book launches and art galleries housed, make it a prime city to be in. There is also the exquisite Mughal architecture and other old relics that you encounter, while making your way around this beautiful city. Here […]

Use World Travel To Make The Most Of Your Gap Year

Nowadays, more people than ever before are taking a gap year between leaving school and entering further study. There are all sorts of reasons for making that choice. Academic study is a difficult and challenging experience. The education system flings students into GCSEs, then A-Levels, all in a short space of time. What’s more, the pressure on children to succeed in today’s world is greater than ever. We all feel that we have to achieve top grades. Lots of kids […]

Vaccinations – advice for those planning travels abroad

Vaccinations – advice for those planning travels abroad

It’s amazing to learn that nearly one in four UK holidaymakers travel to areas high-risk for life-threatening diseases without getting the complete protection from a simple vaccine. Whilst getting a cold when you’re on holiday can get a bit annoying, spending your whole trip, and maybe longer, in a foreign hospital with a serious and often deadly, infectious disease doesn’t bare thinking about. If your travels will take you through places like Asia, South America or Africa you will mostly […]