There are many benefits to travelling on a China group tour that may unexpectedly surprise and amaze you. Travelling in a group can be a rewarding experience for people exploring places they have never been before. Image by Jonathan via Flickr Currently there are around 30 million international travellers in and out of China every […]
Photo credit: DSC_0452b via photopin (license) If you are gonna dream, dream big. Good advice, and when you are ready to really push the boat out – literally, in this case – there are few better places to start that the British Virgin Islands in the eastern Caribbean. Picture-perfect white sandy beaches? Check. Warm temperatures all […]
Image (c) Andy Higgs, Grown-up Travel Guide After a lot of solo travel recently I’m very pleased to report that all three of us are going to be taking part in our next trip – a long weekend in London. It’s been a while since we were last in the British capital and with Marmite […]
Image by Lasse Fuss (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Introduction You may recall that I redeemed airline points last year when I took my first trip to Southern Africa. The long leg of that trip was on Lufthansa’s A380 monster from Frankfurt to Johannesburg and I enjoyed myself immensely, despite the fact […]
Image (c) Sergey Galyonkin obtained under Creative Commons license via Flickr January – June Carnival Limassol, Cyprus February – March Carnival is celebrated in all areas of Cyprus, but Limassol is where it is at its most entertaining and lively. The streets are filled with decadent floats which are themed and decorated, while […]
If you’re planning a trip to Devon & Cornwall, have a look at what blue chip holidays have to offer. They have a wide range of holiday cottages, lodges and self catering apartments in the south west of England.
Photo credit: IMG_9037_1 via photopin (license) Arizona has a rich past, and if you are looking for a destination that provides culture with history, the Grand Canyon state may be just the place you are looking for. The history of Arizona originates with Native American tribes, which first settled in the area some 15,000 years […]
Anyone who travels a lot will know that it’s essential to learn about the basic cultures and etiquette of that country before travelling. Many tourists will simply go on holiday without even learning basic language for that country. It’s made even worse when you’re eating somewhere and you manage to offend the waiting staff. It’s […]