Travel Tips

The best cities to visit in the UK

The United Kingdom has remained one of the top tourist destinations in Europe for many years. It is made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The reason for it enjoying such popularity amongst holiday makers is due to the picturesque countryside, cities steeped in history, world renowned museums and of course the legendary theatres. The UK has such a diverse choice of destinations that it is no wonder why tourists continue to flock here year after year. The […]

An easy way to apply for your US Visa

The Electronic System for Travel Authorization, also know as ESTA, is in place for those international travellers that wish to travel to the United States. The good news is that it is now possible for citizens from Chile to apply online for their Visa Waiver because their country is now a member of the ESTA Visa Waiver Program with the United States. The ESTA online application system is extremely easy to use and allows people that want to travel to the […]

A travellers guide to Vaping

A useful guide has been floating around the internet of recent for a new generation of ex smokers who now vape instead. For those who don’t know vaping is a water and nicotine based replacement for smoking cigarettes that are everywhere nowadays in the West. They are relatively new but unlike cigarettes and tobacco have restrictions on where you can use them internationally and also as they are liquids are bound by liquid restrictions when boarding planes. Too make the the experience easier for vapers, Vape Club created this infographic as a guide to vaping abroad and offers tips too when you find […]

KLM – 95 years of making dreams come true

Have you ever flown with KLM? If you have then you know that this is a special airline, if you haven’t then you’re missing out! It’s hands down the best airline I’ve ever flown with! Everything from the amazing website, to the greeting you get at the gate, to the service on the flight is perfect. It’s down to this amazing experience that is had by over 50,000 passengers a day that sees KLM celebrate it’s 95th year in operation […]

Booking Great Hotels for Cheap with Travel Pony

If you’re one of those people who loves traveling but hates dealing with all the tedious logistical aspects, you’re in luck: there’s a new booking site that utilizes the power of social media to make hotel booking so much easier and enjoyable. So instead of scrambling to research your destination and figure out where might be the best place to stay, in what location and for what price, you can access all the info you need in one spot, and […]

The Best Sunny Vacations for Culture Seekers

When you’re thinking about planning your next holiday, there’s a good chance that you have “sunshine” on your priority list. After all, if you’re going to take time out from life to go relax, you might as well catch some rays and come home with a suntan, right? But you also want to explore a destination with great cultural sights to explore. Luckily, Europe has got many gorgeous destinations which promise plenty of sun along with great culture, sights and […]

European coach Trip

You may be aware of a reality TV show in the UK called “Coach Trip”, where couples partake in a coach tour of various places around Europe, while facing the threat of eviction (after all you have to have competition in a reality TV show). If you’ve watched it, you’ve probably thought “I wish I could do something like that.” Well I have good news, you can! And all for a very reasonable price. If you’re travelling around Europe, the […]

7 Tips for the Best Hiking Experience

If you want to spend time exploring new places and getting outside in the fresh air while toning up your body and burning calories at the same time, hiking is ideal. It is relatively cost-free, apart from a good pair of hiking boots and some outdoor activity gear suitable for the expected weather conditions. Here are some tips to make sure your hiking experience would be a memorable adventure and would go without a hitch. Stay hydrated It is important to drink enough water […]

Top Tips For Being a Top House Mate

Most of us will experience the trials and tribulations, as well as the joys of flat or house sharing at some stage in our lives. The first thing you have to do is find your house or flat – that used to be a major challenge itself when I was at university. But students today have life made easier for them by companies such as Myrooms who make finding the right house for you very easy indeed! I myself have […]

The Ultimate Casino Gaming Experience on Ipad with Paddy Power

Casinos are the most fabulous places to be, for a weekend, or a friend?s hangout, a one stop for the holiday tour or just a time passing place for the evening before you head home. Today going to a casino as easy as it used to be given that peoples lifestyle are growing more and more work focused, with people working two to three jobs just to make ends meet. This limits any chances of taking a break and or […]

Camping near Perranporth, Cornwall

I am sure that a lot of you have been fortunate enough to visit Cornwall at some point in your lives; it’s probably one of the most popular destinations in the UK for a weekend break. I love heading down there to escape the hoards of people in London, my number one spot down there is Perranporth. It’s got a great beach, lovely weather and the air is clean! I now love the place even more because I have found […]

Barcelona: a sporting city

Barcelona is one of Spain’s most exciting cities for sports fans, home to numerous world-class sporting venues, as well as offering plenty of opportunities for visitors to get active during their holiday. We’re going to have a look at how you can get under the skin of Barcelona’s sporting heritage, in addition to giving you some tips on how to get involved – if you’ve got the energy. Camp Nou Camp Nou is one of the world’s most famous football […]

Historical Curiosities in Grantham

Stuck for something to do on holiday or just fancy a day trip out? You can find plenty of history based curiosities in Grantham and the surrounding area. Here are our top picks for history buffs. Vist The Angel and Royal Nestled in the High Street you will find what is reputed to be the oldest surviving English Inn. An Inn was first built here around 800 years ago, and the present facade is approximately 600 years old. King John […]

Sick and tired of hostel dorms? Try caravan travel

How many hostel dorms have you checked into in your lifetime? If you’re a regular traveller then the answer is probably a fair few! Staying in a hostel can be a bit of a gamble; it is always a mystery who you will be sharing your dorm with. Although you can opt for smaller dorm rooms to avoid sharing with strangers, these rooms get booked up pretty quickly so if you are booking last minute it is likely that you […]

How I always manage to book hotels at the cheapest rate

When we hit the road and go travelling we always want to save money where we can, saving a few dollars each day can make the difference from being able to do amazing things. For example, when I was in Macau I was able to jump off the Macau Tower, with a bungee rope attached thankfully, because I made sure that I had saved every dollar I could along the way. One of the best places to save money is […]

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 […]

Scenic parks & gardens featured in British TV and movie scenes

Great Britain’s parks and gardens are internationally known for their refined style, and as such, they have been featured in many TV shows and movies. Don’t miss our hand-picked selection of the UK’s most scenic film locations.    More British TV parks & gardens to discover from VisitBritain This widget can be found at; http://perfectukdestination.visitbritain.com/ The Scottish Highlands Thanks to their unmatched beauty and dramatic scenery, the Scottish Highlands are a natural film location. Visitors will recognise parts of Fort […]

Explore the Aegean region of Turkey

Do you love a dose of culture with your beach break? The Mediterranean coast may be home to the most popular resorts for holidaymakers, but the Aegean coast of Turkey is a great bet for travellers looking for more than sun, sand and sea. From the ancient Roman city of Ephesus – home to the Temple of Artemis – to the stunning resort of Alaçati, there’s more than enough to keep even the most active of traveller’s happy. What’s more, […]

Thomas Cook uses Twitter to tweak your Vacation

Harness the power of Thor! Ok, so Twitter is no Thor’s hammer but it has been transformed a little into becoming a pocket travel agent. As a backpacker I look for ways to make my life easier especially in unfamiliar territory. Thomas Cook created a Twitter system that allows you to tweet their “Holidays’ to Go!” to find insider info and holiday deals. I didn’t think that a global system would respond back to me but by sending @TCOffers a […]

Top city breaks for artists

Some artists work best in quiet, secluded places, but others thrive when everything around them is buzzing. A thriving arts scene, creative atmosphere, and abundance of galleries to look at and draw inspiration from can all be valuable creative triggers. There are a number of cities around the world with plenty to offer for artistic holidaymakers. Taking a city break can be a great chance not only to produce new and interesting artwork, but to inject your future art with […]

Galapagos Getaway

Are you in the need of that secluded island getaway? Well Gecko Adventures has the perfect solution for you; they are currently offering an amazing sale to the hidden Galapagos Islands.  These lesser known islands are located just shy 1000km off the South American coast and are a part of continental Ecuador. With a small population that is predominantly Spanish speaking you will be able to practise your language skills as you meet some of the locals and experience island […]

How to have a stress free holiday in Zante

Zante is such a popular destination that even if you haven’t visited the place I am sure that you know someone who has. The sun is always shining and everyone there just seems to be in a good mood and happy about life, why wouldn’t you be? You’re next to the beautiful beaches, with great weather and amazing food to eat! It has now been a favourite of people from the UK for many, many years. Each year thousands of […]

The Best Sites and Attractions in Tenerife

For those of you that have been lucky enough to visit Tenerife you will know just how amazing the place is and what a fantastic choice it is for a holiday. If you haven’t been yet, then why not? The sunshine and beaches are waiting for you right now, it is just a couple of hours away on plane. If you booked your holiday now you could be lounging on the beach, forgetting about the horrible weather and stresses of […]

Getting an upgrade: The facts

I don’t think it is just me that always hopes I am lucky when I check in for my flight and hope that I am upgraded to business class, lots of fellow travellers have told me that they are always hopeful that the person at the check in desk is having a good day and feeling generous. An easy way to get upgrade is to be a frequent flyer with an airline, they are more likely to upgrade you if […]

20 Things You Might Not Know About Travel

It can be difficult to get answers about travel but this list of 20 lesser-known travel details will help. 1.     Do I need a visa for short stays? This is dependent on the country you are visiting.. Consult the country’s embassy or government website for specifics. 2.     Do I have to write to the embassy and explain why I’m visiting? Sometimes you do. Taiwan is one of these countries but this process is only required for a stay of over […]

  • Page 3 of 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4