Asia · India · Travel

10 Places to Visit in Port Blair for the Perfect Port Blair Itinerary

For most people, Port Blair is the entry point for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Domestic flights arrive from the big cities of India, and with a shiny new international airport, more tourists will soon flood into the city. Before hopping on a ferry to Havelock or another popular island, take some time to enjoy… Continue reading 10 Places to Visit in Port Blair for the Perfect Port Blair Itinerary

Europe · Travel

Want a Cheap Holiday to Iceland? 20 Tips to Travel Iceland on a Budget

We have taken budget holidays to Iceland on three different occasions. Never have we had a lot of money to play with, so we have been honing our skills and learning how to travel Iceland on a budget. We wanted to share these tips with you so you too, can have a cheap holiday to… Continue reading Want a Cheap Holiday to Iceland? 20 Tips to Travel Iceland on a Budget

Accommodation · Asia · India · Review · Travel

A Bed in Andaman & Nicobar – A Barefoot at Havelock Review

The Andaman & Nicobar Islands in India are undergoing a rapid change. As tourism increases, once secret beaches are being discovered and more guesthouses pop up. If you want a slice of the real Andaman & Nicobar then visit Barefoot at Havelock. They are a truly sustainable property, that has developed organically from their backpacker… Continue reading A Bed in Andaman & Nicobar – A Barefoot at Havelock Review

Asia · Food · India · Review · Travel

A Full Review of the Maharaja’s Afternoon Tea at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel

I have the longest travel bucket list. Experiences and places that I dream of visiting. Enjoying afternoon tea at the most world’s iconic hotels is a whole bucket list of its own and we were so excited to take high tea at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel during our stay. Read on for our full… Continue reading A Full Review of the Maharaja’s Afternoon Tea at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel

Europe · Food · Travel

That Time I was in the 10th World Pesto Championship Final

Standing in an overcrowded departure gate, waiting to board our delayed RyanAir flight to Genoa, fortune didn’t seem to be on our side. Hopefully, this would all be left behind in the UK and Italy would be a little luckier. After four months of anticipation, and zero practice, it was time for me to take… Continue reading That Time I was in the 10th World Pesto Championship Final

Asia · Flights · India · Travel

A Review of Vistara 787-900 Economy BOM – LHR

At the end of their on board safety video, Vistara announces itself as “India’s Beat Airline”. Having flown with Indigo a few times, Spice Jet and Air India, we were really intrigued to see how they would live up to that moniker. Is Vistara really India’s best airline? Read on for our review of Vistara… Continue reading A Review of Vistara 787-900 Economy BOM – LHR

Europe · Flights · Travel

5 Top Tips for Flying From Stansted Airport

In the past, flying from Stansted Airport could be such a drag, but a necessity for the budget travellers of London. However, significant changes over the last 10 years have improved things considerably every time we travel, we learn a little something new and decided to share them with you. Using our our top tips,… Continue reading 5 Top Tips for Flying From Stansted Airport

Europe · Review · Travel

An Icelandic Classic – Our BusTravel Iceland Grand Golden Circle Tour

For most visitors to Reykjavík, the classic way to see some of Iceland’s incredible nature is to take a trip around the Golden Circle. It is a series of natural sights created by the geothermal activity of the island. We took this tour in 2012 but decided that it would be fun to see it… Continue reading An Icelandic Classic – Our BusTravel Iceland Grand Golden Circle Tour

Africa · Flights · Review · Travel

A Review of Tunisair A320neo Economy LGW – TUN

Tunisia is a year-round sunny destination that is just 2.5 hours from the UK. It feels like another world with North African food, culture and sunshine. For many, Gatwick is the gateway to this jewel on the southern edge of the Mediterranean. We flew Tunisair from London Gatwick to Tunis for our 2024 trip on… Continue reading A Review of Tunisair A320neo Economy LGW – TUN

Europe · Review · Travel

In Search of the Aurora – Our BusTravel Iceland Northern Lights Tour

There are a few places in the world that are excellent bases if you are on the hunt for the Northern Lights. Iceland is one such spot. Many people travel to Iceland in winter, exclusively to try and see the aurora. It was definitely on of the reasons we made our third trip to this… Continue reading In Search of the Aurora – Our BusTravel Iceland Northern Lights Tour

Europe · Review · Travel

Where the Pool Meets the Sky – A Sky Lagoon Review

Iceland is the land of hot springs, some so hot they erupt every seven minutes or so (but that’s another story). Bathing in the warm water is super relaxing and distinctly therapeutic, an excellent way to ease tired driving shoulders or sore luggage-hauling backs. Plus, in a chilly country, it is nice to be surrounded… Continue reading Where the Pool Meets the Sky – A Sky Lagoon Review

Europe · Food · General · Review · Travel

Food Lovers Tour with Your Friend in Reykjavík

Eating out in Reykjavík can be an expensive business. This makes trying all the delicious options tricky. In most of our trips, we have had one nice meal out and then room noodles or hostel pasta for the rest of the time. Well, on our February 2024 visit, I decided it was time to try… Continue reading Food Lovers Tour with Your Friend in Reykjavík