General · Review · Travel

The Real Russia Visa Service – Trans Siberian Travels

Planning a trip on the Trans-Siberian Railway can seem daunting. There is a lot to plan and lots of decisions to be made. One big hurdle that you cannot avoid are the visas required for travel in this part of the world. Thankfully the Real Russia Trans-Siberian visa service takes the stress out of this… Continue reading The Real Russia Visa Service – Trans Siberian Travels

Accommodation · Africa · Review · Travel

A Bed in Victoria Falls – The Victoria Falls Hotel Review

Seeing Victoria Falls is on most people’s bucket list. It was definitely on ours! If, like us, you want to see this once-in-a-lifetime spot, then, like us, you will want to stay in a once-in-a-lifetime hotel. That is why we chose to stay at The Victoria Falls Hotel. A Little History of The Victoria Falls… Continue reading A Bed in Victoria Falls – The Victoria Falls Hotel Review

Africa · Food · Review · Travel

Taking High Tea at The Victoria Falls Hotel – An Afternoon Tea Review-

Taking high tea at the Victoria Falls Hotel is a tradition as old as tourism in Victoria Falls itself. Pull up a chair on Stanley’s Terrace and let the afternoon sun, gentle clink of china and distant roar of the waterfall take you back in time. If you want to see our compete review of… Continue reading Taking High Tea at The Victoria Falls Hotel – An Afternoon Tea Review-

Europe · Travel

6 Reasons Prague is the Perfect Christmas City Break

When the cold sets in, and the darkness brings the fairy lights to life, it is time to get your festive on! Now, Prague is a wonderful city to visit at any time of year (more Prague content coming soon) but we think it is especially magical at Christmas. “Why?”, I hear you cry! Let us… Continue reading 6 Reasons Prague is the Perfect Christmas City Break

Europe · Flights · Review · Travel

A Review of Jet2 757-200 MAN – PRG

The capital of the Czech Republic is just a couple of hours flight away from the UK but stroll through its fairytale streets in the snow, and you will feel a million miles away from home. Given the opportunity to take in the architecture of Prague, sip on a few cups of gluhwein and experience a… Continue reading A Review of Jet2 757-200 MAN – PRG

Accommodation · Africa · Review · Travel

A Bed in Johannesburg – The Michelangelo Hotel Review

Johannesburg is a city with a reputation. It’s troubled past seems to cloud its dynamic and encouraging present. People whispered “be careful” with serious expressions when we told them our plans, but we were determined to go and see it for ourselves. Our hotel, The Michelangelo Hotel, also has a reputation, be it vastly more… Continue reading A Bed in Johannesburg – The Michelangelo Hotel Review

Asia · Five Month Trip · Travel

Tubing, TV and Too Many Drinks – Vang Vieng, Laos

Vang Vieng; the town the culture forgot. At least, that’s the way it was when we visited in November 2009 as part of a five month trip through Asia. (Here, again, our camera failed us so we have few photos, and mostly of us dancing in a bar, a little worse for wear.) Click here… Continue reading Tubing, TV and Too Many Drinks – Vang Vieng, Laos

Gear · General · Travel

How to Enjoy Long Haul Flights, Not Just “Survive” Them

As much as we adore it, travel can be hard. In fact, travel can be exhausting, draining and downright miserable! Don’t worry, we are here to ease some of the pain. You can enjoy long haul flights! Next time you are flying from A to Z (and especially if you are going all the way… Continue reading How to Enjoy Long Haul Flights, Not Just “Survive” Them

Asia · Five Month Trip · India · Train · Travel

Riding the Rails – Why Travelling India by Train is the Best Way to See the Country

India is huge. No, really, it is the 7th largest country in the world, you can fit the UK into India 20 times. With all that distance to cover, it may be tempting to jump on a plane and reach your destination quickly, but you will miss out on all the fun. Instead, I am here… Continue reading Riding the Rails – Why Travelling India by Train is the Best Way to See the Country