Travel Articles


The Best Places to Spend New Year

I remember as a child living in the UK seeing thousands of people on the TV squashing themselves into Trafalgar Square in London to see the New Year in, and thinking that doesn’t really look like much fun. There was inevitably some trouble;...

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28 Oct 2012 | 10:29 AM

Travelling With Children

There is no doubt in my mind that travelling with children is a bigger headache than without. It’s a completely different experience after all, and one that shouldn’t be taken lightly especially if you’re planning a longer trip....

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28 Oct 2012 | 10:23 AM

How to Beat Jet Lag

Jet lag is a very common and annoying problem for anyone travelling between time zones. If you don’t try to beat jet lag you can find yourself taking days to get over it as your body tries to adapt to the new sleep pattern and meal patterns....

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24 Sep 2012 | 09:43 AM

House Sitting: A Great Way to See the World on a Budget!

House sitting isn’t a new concept, though it does seem to have suddenly become a very popular one! For travellers it’s a wonderful way to immerse oneself in the culture of a destination, to see how people live in other corners of the...

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24 Sep 2012 | 09:38 AM

Armchair Travellers

Would you prefer armchair travel... as opposed to actually being out on the road?  We have several friends who love to hear about our trips, but they tell us that they'd never like to go "there"...  and it just doesn't seem to matter...

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24 Sep 2012 | 09:27 AM