Category Archives: Tips & Advice

4 latest travel trends to check out

Travel is booming! Not only are the cashed up retirees of the grey nomad ilk hitting the well-worn travel path, the younger crowd of twenty somethings have decided to see the world before financial responsibility, in the form of mortgages and marriages and all that goes with that, has to be taken too seriously. Read More »

The lure of Espana

There’s a recession on. The ‘staycation’ is in vogue and no-one is going abroad. Right? Wrong! Millions of Brits are still making their annual pilgrimage abroad and they’re still choosing Spain as their number one destination. It offers everything needed for a perfect holiday including value for money. Greece and Turkey follow Spain in popularity amongst British tourists but Spain ... Read More »

5 Summer Holiday Ideas For People Who Don't Want To Fly

Not everybody wants to jump on a plane to jet off to the sun. You may be trying to reduce your carbon footprint or have a medical problem that makes flying inadvisable or, perhaps, you simply don’t like it. But that doesn’t mean to say you can’t have a great summer holiday as there are plenty of other options. Messing ... Read More »

Ways to Travel in a Green Fashion this Summer

You’re excited and planning a summer vacation. Only this year, your traveling priorities are a little different. You want a memorable trip, but you’d also like to cut your carbon footprint while enjoying your getaway. You’ve learned to save the environment at home by recycling, keeping your utility use at a minimum, and buying eco-friendly products. Now, you’d like to ... Read More »

Best hiking routes for backpackers

With the world before your feet and a compass in your hand, backpacking is a real adventure into the unknown. For those who like to explore new destinations with their own two feet a tour of the best hiking routes is ideal – but where are they? Read More »

Parrots, Posies and Pictures – Pigeon Forge's Parrot Mountain

You’ll probably have a new appreciation for birds after visiting Parrot Mountain and Gardens. It’s not your typical family vacation destination. There are no cotton candy vendors, no roller coasters whizzing by, and no water rides. However, what you will find is a world of birds you never knew existed. Nestled on four acres of landscaped gardens, the scenery is ... Read More »

Where to Indulge in a Luxury Holiday

Some bingo sites have become popular for their massive life-changing jackpots with sums as large as £20,000. And imagine you suddenly find yourself with such a windfall – what would you do? Where would you go? With so many excellent destinations to really make the most of your cash, the hardest part is deciding which to opt for. Perhaps you ... Read More »

Quick Italian Speaking Lesson Learn This Today

Italian is one of the most beautiful languages in the world, and is a good choice if you’re thinking of learning how to speak Italian. Here are some of the most commonly used words and phrases that shouldn’t take you too long to memorise! Ciao Ciao when greeting somebody means “hello”, however it is also used to say “goodbye”. If ... Read More »