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Beach Themed Gifts for Beach Lovers

The beach has a special place in my heart, and I am always happiest when I’m gazing at the Big Blue.  There is something soothing about being next to the ocean, and I love being reminded of it even when I can’t be there myself!  If you are looking for gifts for the beach lovers [...] Source

The Best Things to do in Banff in Winter

This is a guest post written by Nick Kembel of Spiritual Travel Banff National Park is Canada’s first and most famous national park. In winter, Banff transforms into a winter wonderland that will truly take your breath away.  Visitors to Banff in winter are rewarded with quintessential Great White North views. At this time, Banff’s [...] Source

Worldpackers Review (All the Details PLUS a $10 Worldpackers Discount)

Do you want to be able to travel for longer without worrying about money?  Work exchanges are the best way for backpackers to save money while travelling, so I thought it was time I wrote a full review of Worldpackers, my favourite work exchange website.  In this post, I’m going to talk about how Worldpackers [...] Source

Why Visit Lisbon in Winter?

If you’re dreaming of a trip to Portugal, but wondering if it’s still a good idea to visit Lisbon in winter, rest assured. Winter is a great time to visit the Portuguese capital!  Although Lisbon doesn’t instantly spring to mind when you think of winter city break destinations, a winter vacation in Lisbon will reward [...] Source

Things to do in Lyme Regis Dorset

Lyme Regis in Dorset is famous for its fossils, but there is much more to do in this lovely town than just hunt for dinosaurs.  I had a lovely time camping in Lyme Regis and spent a few days exploring this area of Dorset.  In this post, I’ve brought together the best things to do [...] Source

Fossil Hunting in Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis is a lovely little town in Dorset, on the western end of the Jurassic Coast.  Lyme Regis is famous for its fossils, and for being the birthplace of Mary Anning, a renowned palaeontologist.  Fossil hunting in Lyme Regis has been popular since Mary Anning discovered some of the most significant fossils in the [...] Source

Things to do in Ludlow England

While I was doing my work exchange at a livery stable in Shropshire, I visited the nearby town of Ludlow.  Ludlow is a quaint market town, close to the border with Wales, and is a delightful town to explore.  These are some of my favourite things to do in Ludlow and the surrounding area.  Where [...] Source

Free Things to do in Washington D.C.

 Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States and has so much to offer.  You can easily spend a 3 day weekend in D.C. and still not see everything!  The city is filled with history and culture and is great for someone on a budget as many of the city’s main attractions are free.  [...] Source

Why You Should Visit Prague in Winter

Winter in Prague is a magical time.  Of course, it is cold, but if you come prepared for the weather you can enjoy the best things to do in Prague in winter without the crowds that usually fill the streets.  I’ve brought together all of my tips in this ultimate guide to visiting Prague in [...] Source

12 Incredible Places to Visit in Europe in Summer

Europe is a popular summer destination and with good reason. The beaches along the Mediterranean beckon, the weather in the British Isles is ideal, and there’s something to do anywhere you go. From foodie destinations to historic cities and beach towns, here are some of the best places to visit in Europe in summer. This [...] Source

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