A short guide to Santiago, Chile

A short guide to Santiago, Chile

Chile is a country filled with tradition, culture and impressive landscapes, while its width is relatively tiny it spans a vast amount of south america from North to South. Santiago is the cultural centre as much as it is the economic and is well worth a visit. With a wealth of museums, festivals, cultural theatre productions and a Chiliean night life…
7 sights not to miss in Rome with kids

7 sights not to miss in Rome with kids

Rome is one of the most iconic and vibrant cities in the world. There’s so much to see and explore and eat … and eat. Oh did I say eat already? Well it's an important point! Seeing everything that's worth seeing Rome would take months. Here are just a few that you shouldn't miss! A word on accommodation Rome has…
Romantic Couples Vacations in North America

Romantic Couples Vacations in North America

Nothing beats escaping with someone you love for a romantic getaway. Whether you enjoy camping together, getting pampered at the spa, or simply exploring a new city, there are so many places that you can plan a vacation for two in intimate surroundings. All-Inclusive Resort If you want to go somewhere that lets you worry about nothing more than what…
Leaving It Late: How to Plan Holidays at the Last Minute

Leaving It Late: How to Plan Holidays at the Last Minute

Deciding to grab some sunshine at short notice and organizing last minute holidays in 2014 can seem like something of a nightmare. However, it’s well worth the effort as there are plenty of opportunities for considerable savings, especially when it comes to select destinations, such as Greece, Turkey, and Corfu. Taking care of visas Check for visas and other entry requirements before…
Sinai: Sun, sand and history

Sinai: Sun, sand and history

Hearing the name Sinai sparks mostly biblical images, particularly of Moses receiving the Ten Commandments. You think of a sand-filled desert landscape baking in the hot sun. But the reality of Sinai is so much better. This part of Egypt seems like it is in another country entirely, well away from the chaos of Cairo. On the other side of…
Contest: Explore Cuba, Still Definitely Different

Contest: Explore Cuba, Still Definitely Different

Cuba has always been on my dream list of countries I'd like to visit. The beaches, the music, the people, Havana with its colonial architecture and vintage cars ... there's just something appealing about a holiday in Cuba. The Cuba Travel Network have recently launched a travel contest with a grand prize of a 5000 Euro all expenses paid trip to…
Get a taste of London at the top five Christmas markets

Get a taste of London at the top five Christmas markets

If you are holidaying in the UK and have yet to finish off your Christmas shopping, then you will be glad to know there are plenty of exciting places to go shopping in London. The great thing about the city is it doesn't just have an array of luxury and popular retailers to visit, it is also renowned for its…
Spending Your Winter Holiday in Rio

Spending Your Winter Holiday in Rio

If spending another winter holiday bundled up in sweaters around the heater doesn’t sound appealing this year, maybe a trip south of the equator is what you are looking for. Soaking up the sun in South America can be a nice change from the chilly Christmas you are used to every year. You can find great deals on flights from…
Enjoy a winter break in Berlin

Enjoy a winter break in Berlin

Celebrating Christmas and New Year’s Eve in a foreign country can be an amazing experience and should be included on everyone’s Bucket List. It’s a chance to experience how other countries celebrate the festive season and enjoy some quality family time away from all those daily tasks that can get in the way of relaxing over this time. Christmas in…
Managing your money on a long term holiday

Managing your money on a long term holiday

Managing your money overseas usually while on a short holiday isn’t too hard. It's often as simple as estimating how much money you are going to need, withdrawing it from your account and converting it. And of course, making sure you have a card that will work overseas in case you go on a crazy shopping spree or run into…