On the road… Photos from Cusco

Palm Tree with blue sky

I’d like to pretend that after arriving in Cusco I didn’t spend most of my days in bed dying of altitude sickness and feeling like I was going to die. But, most of my time in Cusco was spent throwing up from the confines of our hostel. From my altitude sickness experience I’m thankful for […]

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Travellers insight: The beaches of Cartagena

Tropical beach

Cartagena is a truly sensational tropical Colombian paradise. The city of Cartagena is situated on Colombia’s northern peninsula – Cartagena is South America’s perfectly located slice of the Caribbean. Cartagena beaches are a main attraction for tourists and during a trip tourists enjoy the two beaches of Cartagena. For many Central and South America backpackers […]

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36 Hours in Dublin on a budget

Dublin Temple Bar

Let me start by answering the question everyone is looking for the answer to. Can Dublin be explored on a budget? Now, I consider myself a budget savvy traveller and even when planning my Dublin city break I considered all the budget options. I’ve been to many European countries and always found I’ve been able […]

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Seeing Sights in Sofia, Bulgaria

Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Sofia

Country number 26 would be Bulgaria for me. Say hello to Sofia, a bargain £25 return flight from the UK to Sofia for a city break sealed the deal for us and we booked a weekend in Bulgaria’s capital city. I’d hoped for an overly autumn experience in a fun city similar to previous Euro […]

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A day at The Alhambra

The Alhambra, Granada, Spain

Granada, Spain is a very, very impressive place to explore. Whether you’re all about tapas and flamenco, shopping in the sun or visiting UNESCO world heritage sites such as The Alhambra Palace, Granada is a tourist-friendly for all. Forget the overcrowded Spanish coast and head inland to Spain’s culture rich cities. The region of Andalusia […]

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