Europe · Travel

Your Complete Guide to Camp Wildfire – The Summer Camp for Adults

If, as a kid, you were a scout, a brownie, a member of Woodcraft Folk…or if you ever wanted to be, you will be familiar with the joys of a summer camp. This isn’t the US idea of cabins s’mores and spirit sticks. Rather, it is tents, chilly evenings with hot chocolate, parties and portaloos… Continue reading Your Complete Guide to Camp Wildfire – The Summer Camp for Adults

Caribbean · South America · Travel

Your Perfect 7 Day Belize Itinerary

Belize is a small, English-speaking nation south of Mexico, east of Guatemala and north of Nicaragua. It sits n the Caribbean coast and has a huge barrier reef. Natural wonders, delicious dinners and the warmth of the people all combine to make this small country a huge draw for tourists. See the best of this… Continue reading Your Perfect 7 Day Belize Itinerary

Europe · Travel

3 Days in Helsinki – The Perfect Helsinki City Break

If you are planning a Helsinki city break, you need to check out this Helsinki itinerary. We have included a blend of foodie treats, historical hits and even some time to chill out (….well, heat up) in a sauna. Here is how to see the very best of the city when you have 3 days… Continue reading 3 Days in Helsinki – The Perfect Helsinki City Break

Europe · Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Backpacking Santorini on a Budget

Santorini has a reputation for being an expensive place to visit. It’s true, the beautiful volcanic marvel that is Santorini can produce some seriously eye-wateringly high bills. However, we are here to prove that you can do Santorini on a budget. So, if you are interested in travelling to Santorini on the cheap, read on… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Backpacking Santorini on a Budget

Europe · Travel

An Epic Day Trip from Riga – Sigulda Bobsleigh Track & Sigulda Castle

A short drive from the exciting city of Riga lies the remarkable Gauja National Park. Cool castles, perfect pine trees and soviet history all coexist in Sigulda. If you have time, it is worth sticking around Gauja to experience everything it has to offer. However, if you are only in Riga for a short time,… Continue reading An Epic Day Trip from Riga – Sigulda Bobsleigh Track & Sigulda Castle

Europe · Travel

3 Days in Vilnius – Your Perfect Vilnius Itinerary

Arriving at Vilnius Airport, there is a poster that says, “I didn’t know where Vilnius was…Luckily, my pilot did”. This seems to be the common thread for Vilnius. People have heard of it, people may even have looked at flights but not a lot of people know where it is and just what a gem… Continue reading 3 Days in Vilnius – Your Perfect Vilnius Itinerary

Boats · Travel

What to Pack for a Virgin Voyages Cruise, and What to Leave at Home

Your Virgin Voyages cruise is booked, you are staring at an empty suitcase and suddenly you have a crisis, what on earth do you pack for Virgin Voyages cruise?! If, like us, this is your first cruise, or if it is just your first cruise with Virgin Voyages, there are a few things to know… Continue reading What to Pack for a Virgin Voyages Cruise, and What to Leave at Home

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Heather’s Helsinki Review – Culture, Cuisine and Conversation

Finland is a slightly mysterious country. During the summer months, everyone is out and about but when the long nights set in, everyone seems to disappear. Whenever you visit, you might struggle to feel like you are totally involved. To learn about the people, culture and cuisine of Helsinki, you will need to meet someone… Continue reading Heather’s Helsinki Review – Culture, Cuisine and Conversation

Boats · Food · Travel

Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

If there is one thing Virgin does well, it’s a drink. Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class cabin has cocktails, many of the Virgin Hotels offer an amazing boozy brunch menu and Richard Branson even launched Virgin Cola which…nearly…broke the soda market. Well, Virgin Voyages is no different. Cocktails, wines from around the world and beers galore… Continue reading Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

Boats · Europe · Review · Travel

Fun on M/S Finlandia, Eckerö Line Tallinn – Helsinki Ferry Review

Telling people you are travelling to Estonia AND Finland in one trip can leave them goggle-eyed. It sounds like a great migration but did you know you can travel between them in just two and a half hours? The best way to do so is undoubtedly the Tallinn Helsinki ferry run by Eckerö Line. Join… Continue reading Fun on M/S Finlandia, Eckerö Line Tallinn – Helsinki Ferry Review

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

The Best Medieval Restaurant in Tallinn – Olde Hansa Review

A medieval theme restaurant where the waiting staff wear costumes and the menu is all very”Ye Olde”…? Anywhere else, I would say that it sounds tacky BUT….and this is a big BUT…Olde Hansa is the most intriguing restaurant in Tallinn. Sure you might end up taking a shot with one hand on your head as… Continue reading The Best Medieval Restaurant in Tallinn – Olde Hansa Review

Gear · Travel

20 Backpacking Gear Essentials for Carry-On Backpacking

Backpacking is in our blood. Even when we are travelling to a fancy resort or city break, the lessons we learned during a five-month trip to Asia (and around 60 subsequent trips) have honed our packing skills. We love hand luggage so we have really nailed down the backpacking gear essentials that we really need… Continue reading 20 Backpacking Gear Essentials for Carry-On Backpacking