In My Opinion

Holiday Home Insurance Explained

If you are one of the lucky people that own a holiday home, you need to make sure that you protect your property just in case anything goes wrong. Insurance, in my opinion and the opinion of experts, is absolutely essential. But what type of insurance policy is needed? Your holiday home is vulnerable to the risks that your main home faces. For example, the roofing could be damaged by bad storms, flooding could cause extensive damage to the decor, […]

Lottoland: Lotto From Anywhere?

I am sure you have hear about the Powerball Lottery in America that gave people the opportunity to become a billionaire by winning the jackpot earlier this year. It was really interesting to hear about it, the problem is that I am not American and cannot technically take part in this lottery. This is a shame, but how would you feel if I told you that there is actually a way to play this lottery and many of the largest […]

The Best Devon Landscapes

England is blessed with so many beautiful counties; one of the jewels in the crown is undoubtedly Devon. For the avid photographer it has so much to offer whether it is the county’s interior or the rugged coastline Devon landscape photography is a must. If, however, you are like me and are rather secondhand in the camera department there are few very good photographic artists and their work can be purchased in outlets throughout the county and online. You may, […]

Olu Deniz – Turkey’s Forgotten Gem

Having recently returned from an 8 week trip to Turkey I thought that my first article should be about one of the lesser know tourist destinations that I visited. Turkey is a great place to visit if you really do enjoy lapping up the local culture and traditions – Olu Deniz doesn’t really fit into the typical Turkish town category. Olu Deniz was built for tourism and is set up to cater to the needs of every type of holiday […]

7 Reasons to Travel Solo

  Source: Julia Caesar | CC By 0 Are you considering travelling alone, but are a little frightened to take the plunge? There are plenty of good reasons why you should just jump on the next flight alone, so muster your courage and go explore new horizons. Do What You Want, When You Want Often, travel is split up depending on what members of the travelling party want to do. When travelling alone, you can create your own dream itinerary, […]

Get your holiday off to a stress free start

The whole idea of us working hard, saving money and booking a holiday, is so we can have a stress free few weeks away from the hustle and bustle of home. But how many of us have been pulling our hair out the night before getting ready or searching for passports? This is not the way we want our time away to get started. With a bit of careful planning it’s easy to make sure that you get on the […]

KLM – Happy To Help

Between October 13-17 this year, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines-always striving to give their customers the best possible service-embarked on a fascinating campaign named “happy to help.” The initiative saw KLM offering assistance to as many travellers as they could-even those not travelling with KLM-online and offline with any issues they may face, and of course flying is rarely ever without at least one small hitch. This was done so that KLM could demonstrate its fantastic customer service to all travellers, […]

Everything you need to know about inline skating

The sport of inline skating is still young but it is rapidly growing and developing. More and more people are taking up inline skating, it is not only fun but also brilliant to keep you healthy and active. Everything you need to know about inline skating   The sport of inline skating is still young but it is rapidly growing and developing. More and more people are taking up inline skating, it is not only fun but also brilliant to […]

Did you know that CBD Oil can improve your health?

One of the main reasons that cannabis is now being used to help numerous health problems is because it has CBD Oil in it , the scientific term for CBD Oil is Cannabidiol. For those of you that don’t know yet, CBD is pretty awesome! The oil has been promoted by many experts because it can regulate many of the body’s functions. I have been reading up on CBD over the last few weeks. It soon became apparent to me […]

The best 3 music festivals in the world!

Each and every year all of us music lovers are spoilt for choice with the number of awesome music festivals that are held around the world. You can either choose to stay in your own country or travel further a field to get your fill of the best festivals around the world. I have been lucky enough to visit lots of music festivals since I was 16 years old, my appetite for more has never been satisfied! After so many […]

5 Big sporting dates in Ireland in 2014:

The Giro D’Italia brought the eyes of the sporting world on Ireland in May, with the competition beginning in Belfast before taking in Armagh and Dublin as the 3 day mini tour kicked off the 2014 Giro. The race for the pink jersey was eventually won by Colombia’s Nairo Quintana, but for 3 days in May, Ireland went cycling made. This huge sporting event managed to turn Ireland from green to pink, no easy task, and it also managed to […]

Why you need travel insurance

Do you see travel insurance as an added pain to your trip? Many of us may feel it is just another added expense, but it is actually an essential when travelling.  Your transport, possessions, luggage and health are all important factors for a successful trip; it only makes sense to purchase insurance in case something was to go wrong. Depending on the type of trip you are taking, the type of travel insurance you will need varies. For example if […]

Cancun to Costa Rica

If you’re looking for a trip of at least a month that takes in fabulous beaches, mountain scenery, indigenous and colonial history, great nightlife and tasty meals, try this for size – a journey down through Central America. It can get pretty wild along the way, but the start and end points are well-developed cities with easy transport connections. San Jose, Costa Rica’s capital, is a great spot for nightlife with a fantastic casino scene. It’s like Vegas for backpackers, […]

The best travel app out there: The World Around Me

I have found a fantastic new travel app, it’s the only app that I use when I go overseas now. World Around Me is a new travel app that uses Augmented reality, it has made it simple to search places around the globe and with the visual aspect that has been incorporated in to the app it makes finding places easier. So no matter where you are around the world you will have access to all of the information you […]

In Love with India – Food and Festivals

India, land of the Tiger! The home of this magnificent beast hardly requires further introduction. India is possibly one of the most colourful, vibrant and diverse countries in the world and many who visit India come back feeling as though they have fallen just a little bit in love. When the inevitable time comes for you to plan your travels to India it’s important to prepare yourself for the experience.  There will be food, there will be festivals and no […]

Great reasons to buy a motorcycle

Motorcycles have long been seen as a way for people to take a ride on the wild side or as something to purchase when they are going through a midlife crisis. Some buy motorcycles to load onto their trucks ( Go to this site to check out reliable folding ramps ) and transport it to a show or track to fulfill the weekend warrior in them.. There are a number or great reasons for people to invest in a motorcycle, there […]