Itinerary: 5 nights in Hong Kong (business trip)

Itinerary: 5 nights in Hong Kong (business trip)

 How much sightseeing can you squeeze into a business trip in Hong Kong when your only free time is before and after work? The answer, A LOT! Business or pleasure? Why not both! I’ve always been fascinated with China. In an interview once I was…

5 reasons to visit Amsterdam that aren’t sex workers or drugs

5 reasons to visit Amsterdam that aren’t sex workers or drugs

There’s more to Amsterdam than its famous Red Light District (De Wallen) or its tolerance of marijuana. In fact, we managed to spend a whole 4 days in this beautiful city without paying for sex or smoking a spliff! Read on to find out more…

Review: The Dean Hotel, Dublin

Review: The Dean Hotel, Dublin

Is The Dean Hotel in Dublin really noisy? Thinking about booking a night at The Dean in Dublin but worried about the noise? Read on to find out about our experience (bank holiday weekend May 2018). Booking your hotel just a week before you go…

21 Things to Eat, Drink and Do around London Bridge

21 Things to Eat, Drink and Do around London Bridge

Are you staying in a hotel near London Bridge or visiting the City? Hotels.com have asked me to share my recommendations for a day out in the London Bridge area. The spending money was gifted by Hotels.com, but all views are my own. Scroll down to see…

10 reasons to go glamping off-grid this summer

10 reasons to go glamping off-grid this summer

Take your camping holiday to another level by going glamping off-grid this summer – you won’t regret it. Time to recharge your batteries It is no secret that I live a rather busy life. The hours at work are long and I have a lot…

How to get FREE car hire for your New Zealand Road Trip

How to get FREE car hire for your New Zealand Road Trip

Scroll down to find out how to get FREE car hire for your New Zealand road trip. OK so that title sounded like it was basically pure click bait. Sorry about that! But on the last day of our trip across New Zealand’s north island,…

Itinerary: 2 weeks on New Zealand’s North Island (self-drive tour)

Itinerary: 2 weeks on New Zealand’s North Island (self-drive tour)

Follow this itinerary for 2 weeks exploring New Zealand’s North Island from Auckland to Wellington (long read).  Our trip If you’ve stumbled across this article you’re probably thinking about doing a road trip around New Zealand’s north island. When we were planning our trip I…

Lumiere London 2018

Lumiere London 2018

The Lumiere light festival is back in London – dont’t miss it this weekend! Lighting up London’s streets If youv’e found your way here you probably know what Lumiere is all about but for those who don’t, here’s a bit of background. Lumiere London is…

10 Reasons to visit Heidelberg’s Christmas Markets

10 Reasons to visit Heidelberg’s Christmas Markets

There is nothing more magical than visitng the traditional Christmas markets in Germany. In case you need more persuading here are my top 10 reasons to visit Heidelberg’s Christmas markets. Having friends who live all over the world can be annoying at times but I’d be lying if…

How to Beat the Queues at the Sky Garden

How to Beat the Queues at the Sky Garden

Since opening in January 2015 the Sky Garden is still one of London’s most popular attractions and boasts seriously long queues. But, there is a way to get fast tracked to the top. Read on to find out… No matter how good you are at scanning Time Out…