10 places to go in the Balkans off the beaten path, you absolutely must...

Kotor, Montenegro   Kotor is one of the most remarkable cities along the Adriatic Coast.  Built into the mountains this spectacular historical town   The city is completely enclosed within the old city walls that date back...

A beginners guide to planning your holiday!

Embarking on your journey overseas is going to be one of the most amazing experiences of your life.  Starting to plan can seem like a journey for itself – but it doesn’t need to...

To plan or not to plan – that is the question

I read a remarkable study recently in the New York times that said the single act of planning a holiday can bring more enjoyment and excitement than going on that holiday.  At first that...

5 ways to make the long haul flight bearable

Travelling on long haul flights is a painful necessity of travelling – especially for those who like me live on the opposite side of the world, 10 hours to most of Asia, 16 to...

How to choose the right travel credit card

When you are travelling having easy access to your money is important!  Credit cards are a very popular tool among travellers – for a couple of reasons.  Firstly, these cards are accepted almost everywhere...