Should I take my smartphone on holiday?

Should I take my smartphone on holiday?

I remember when I first started travelling backpacking was all about the simple life. Anyone caught travelling with a laptop or even a mobile phone was considered a "flash packer" and wasn't entering in to the spirit of the travel adventure! Of course these days things have moved on somewhat and I can't imagine any backpacker, independent traveller or holidaymaker…
Where to go in England this year

Where to go in England this year

There's an amazing array of fantastic things to do in England this year. Sure to suit all types of traveller, all ages and all preferences too. There's so much in fact it can be hard to pick some highlights especially if your time here is short but sweet. So with that in mind I've picked a few weird and wonderful…
How to survive long travel days

How to survive long travel days

While travel is an exciting and adventurous prospect, the reality is that during your travels there will be moments of boredom and tedium. These usually happen when you're travelling between destinations on planes, trains, cars and boats. The slower the travel the more hours you may have getting there and these travel days can drive you nuts. There are of…
Great reasons to visit Singapore

Great reasons to visit Singapore

Singapore has fast become one of the world's most influential little islands, spanning some 70 square miles its key location in Asia has made it one of the world's busiest ports and a financial hub for almost every bank around the world. With over 5 million residents and an impressive expat community of over 1 million its no surprise there…
Alternative London Itinerary

Alternative London Itinerary

London is one of the world’s most-visited travel destinations. Along with other major cities like Paris, New York, Berlin and others, there are certain sites in London that tourists just ‘have to’ see and do – like The Tower of London, Big Ben and the houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Madame Tussauds, Trafalgar Square, the Natural History Museum, the London…
Why you must take a smartphone with you when you go abroad

Why you must take a smartphone with you when you go abroad

Nowadays, most people have smartphones. The technological era has seen mobile phones transform into incredible, high-speed machines that you can use to play online blackjack or other casino games at Betway, video call via Skype and much more. In fact, there are probably hundreds of reasons why you should invest in a smartphone – with all of these reasons escalated…
Win £150 Holiday vouchers from Southall Travel

Win £150 Holiday vouchers from Southall Travel

There's no better way to beat the winter blues than to start planning your next holiday adventure. Budgets can be tight this time of year so we've organised a very special competition just for you! Thanks to our great partners Southall Travel, the UK's leading travel agent, you have 4 great chances to win £150 in holiday vouchers for your…
Four Ways Rookies Waste Time On Their First Cruise

Four Ways Rookies Waste Time On Their First Cruise

If you’re new to cruising, it’s easy to overlook some key bits of prep in the run up to departure. Like every type of holiday, it pays to think ahead. With so much to do on a cruise ship and on port excursions, you don’t want to be wasting precious time and money on life admin when you’re supposed to…
Ways to save for you travels

Ways to save for you travels

You should always dream big when it comes to travelling the world. There's some many amazing places to visit, you shouldn't let a little thing like money get in the way of your next big adventure! It can be tough raising the money needed but there are plenty of ways you can save up and invest in life-changing memories that…
Why take a short break in Monaco?

Why take a short break in Monaco?

If you're looking for a little romance and glamour in your life then look no further than Monaco on the French Riviera. It doesn't come more glamorous than this. A playground for the rich and famous, Monaco is synonymous with money, luxury, yachts and high rollers. A tax haven for celebrities, business moguls and sporting legends, this small principality clings…