Are these Nepal’s best kept secrets?

The history of Nepal, high up in the Himalaya Mountains goes back to 11,000 years ago. Legends of love, affection, battles, demons and ghosts intermingle with reality there. It’s sometimes hard to tell where the boundary is. Stay with us while we share four of Nepal’s best kept secrets. The…

Add a sprinkle of spice to your travels

Across the globe, there are islands and cities that are intrinsically linked to spices of all kinds. Whether it’s through production or trade, a visit to these places will prove fascinating to a curious traveller. Here’s where to add a sprinkle of spice to your travels. Zanzibar Island This charmer…

Essential Seattle experiences for your bucket list

The city that brought us Microsoft, Starbucks and Amazon has far more to its appeal than the big corporations that help it thrive. If you’re keen to add this Washington State gem to your travels for 2020, here are some essential Seattle experiences for your bucket list. Take a ride…

Five reasons why you should visit Kotor, Montenegro

Montenegro is a small country on the Adriatic coast between Bosnia-Herzegovina and Albania, and across the sea from Italy. It is slightly larger than the Falkland Islands, but marginally smaller than the Bahamas. It became a sovereign republic after the breakup of the Soviet Union, and has a fascinating history…

5 Top Things to See & Do in Singapore

Where else can you experience the best of both hemispheres where east and west meet, but in a place like Singapore? With so much to see and do, it can be daunting to prepare an itinerary. So we decided to sample five very different attractions instead. When you're done with…

Bangkok for beginners

Bangkok is one of Asia’s most rewarding cities. The buzzing Thai capital has a wealth of attractions which delight millions of visitors annually. It’s a fascinating city break destination and the perfect add-on to a longer holiday with easy connections to Thailand’s best beach resorts. Here’s our guide to Bangkok…

Is it time you travelled differently?

A new year is the time for resolutions and as we make promises to ourselves about our health and lifestyle, why not include the way we travel? Adopt even one of these suggestions and you will reap the rewards. Here’s why it’s time you travelled differently. Embrace slow travel The…

Explore Bazaruto Island in Mozambique

The Bazaruto Archipelago is part of the Bazaruto National Park 50 miles (80 kilometres) off the Mozambique mainland, and approximately opposite the fishing port of Inhassoro. The indigenous Vahoka people call Bazaruto Island Ushurutswa, meaning island in the mist. The adjacent coastline is a popular magnet for scuba divers hoping…

Essential Las Vegas Experiences

The bright lights of the Las Vegas strip attract over 40 million visitors each year. A recent survey found that the city was the destination most US travellers have at the top of their wish list. So what is it about this glittering corner of the state of Nevada that…

Bremen for beginners

The north German city of Bremen doesn’t receive the visitor numbers of Berlin, Munich or Cologne. But despite its under the radar status, it’s well worth a visit. Here are some of its highlights. The musicians The fairytale “The Musicians of Bremen” was written by Brothers Grimm two centuries ago,…