A Budget Weekend in Newcastle, Australia

Are you in Sydney and looking for a great budget weekend getaway, but don’t have your own transport? Newcastle is a great option as it is easy to reach by public transport, and there are plenty of free and cheap things to do once you arrive. Here are some great ideas to help you plan … Read more

Is Copenhagen Card Worth It?

Is Copenhagen card worth it?

City cards are great! They can be called all sorts of things – tourist passes, city passes – but are essentially a card sold by the tourism board in a particular city or country which will give you access to many of the popular attractions either free or at a discount. Some cards – like … Read more

2021 – A Year in Travel

I was just sitting down thinking about this last year of travel. Covid has played a huge role again in 2021, and at first I was thinking I’ve not been anywhere worth mentioning. Maybe I could find five highlights and post them on Facebook. And then I started looking through my photos. Not the ones … Read more

Centennial Parklands – Best Park in Sydney

One of the best things about Sydney is the amount of green space, some of it really close to the city centre. One of those spaces is the Centennial Parklands. With a huge variety of things to do, here’s why this is the best park in Sydney. About the Centennial Parklands The Centennial Parklands are … Read more

Christmas Gifts for Travellers in 2020

Christmas Gifts for Travellers 2020

Are you wondering what gifts to buy the travellers in your life this year for Christmas? It’s probably a harder year than ever to come up with just the right gift since everything surrounding travel is just so uncertain. This year it’s all about dreaming and inspiration, as well as items that can be used … Read more

How to Take a Day Trip to the Borromean Islands

Borromean Islands

The beautiful Borromean Islands are located in the middle of Lake Maggiore, to the north of Milan in Italy. Known for their unique architecture and stunning gardens, there are three Borromean Islands: Isola Bella, Isola Pescatori (also called Isola Superiore) and Isola Madre. The islands are all owned by the Borromeo family, who first acquired them … Read more

Is Marina Bay Sands Worth It?

Hands up if you have a stay at the iconic Marina Bay Sands Singapore on your bucket list? You are not alone! I think half the world wants to swim in that famous rooftop infinity pool. Have you gone as far as to look up the price to stay there for a night? It’s usually … Read more

Revisiting the Past with Travel

Why do we travel? We travel for fun, to explore, to learn new things. We travel to visit friends, take up a new job, to relax, to learn about other cultures.  Another reason to travel is to revisit the past. We all have those nostalgic memories from when we were younger, but is it a … Read more