Problems arriving somewhere is not a new issue for me. In fact it happened my very first day of travelling as I got caught up in French train strikes that…
Finding your accommodation can be a trickier experience than you might think. Even after planning, checking maps, saving screenshots to your phone and writing down directions. I've had more problems…
The Guinness Storehouse is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ireland as well as one of the most visited sites in all of Europe. Last year saw over 1.7 million visitors from around the world pass through the doors of the famous storehouse at St. James’ Gate Brewery in Dublin. But is it really worth all the hype? And do you need to be a fan of the black stuff to enjoy it? The following guide will tell you everything you need to know about the site and then you can make you're own mind up. So keep reading to find out.
Andalusia in southern Spain is one of the most popular regions in the country. With its beautiful beaches, Sierra Nevada mountains, endless parties and mix of big cities and small towns, it’s easy to see why so many people go there. One town that is a little more famous than others is Ronda. With its bridge and spectacular gorge, it’s easy to see why Ronda is on so many people’s travel list. Located close to the city of Malaga, there are several ways to visit Ronda. Keep reading for a guide on what to see and how to get there.
When I was travelling through South America, part of my plan included visiting Paraguay. For me it was a no brainer. It was on my route, so why wouldn’t I visit a new country? However, it wasn’t until I arrived that I found out it’s not a popular country among other travellers. Most miss it due to either visa issues or they simply don’t think there’s much to see. Having enjoyed the time I spent in the country, I can tell you this definitely isn’t the case. So, here are five reasons you should visit Paraguay.
Looking for street art is a popular activity when exploring a new city. There are many incredible examples throughout the world, including the famous Batman Alley in Sao Paulo’s trendy Vila Madalena neighbourhood, the Berlin Wall or any of UK street artist Banksy’s world-renowned works. However, one place that may not be as well-known for its street art is Santander.
Cordoba is a city I’ve been wanting to see for a long time. I passed through Andalusia on my first visit to Spain but, while I saw the main cities of Malaga, Sevilla and Granada, I never made it to Cordoba. Recently I had an opportunity to rectify this on a return to southern Spain and ensured a visit to the city was a top priority.(more…)
South Africa’s Garden Route offers some great scenery with the chance to see it at your own pace. Whether travelling by public transport, the South Africa backpackers’ favourite Bazbus or in a rental car, you can pick and choose your stops, whilst deciding how long to spend in each town along the way. Starting from Mossel Bay (around four and a half hours from Cape Town) to Tsitsikamma, the Garden Route has something for everyone.(more…)
When I travelled to Africa last year the one thing I desperately wanted to see was the wildlife. So much so that the only real planning I did was to Google search ‘best places to see lions in southern Africa’. In my three months in and around South Africa I visited several national parks, including four incredible safari experiences.(more…)