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The top 5 best things to do in New York

New York – the city that never sleeps. One of the world's most impressive industrial cities is made up of five boroughs, an exciting...

Top 10 Destinations for a Christmas Holiday

With various festivities throughout the year, Christmas is deemed the most special, and where friends and family come together for celebrations. But when most...

Easy walks near Interlaken: Grosse Scheidegg to Rosenlaui and beyond

This is a fairly easy downhill walk (1.25 hours) through stunning mountain scenery. Additionally, it enables you to take in two of the area’s...

Holiday Accommodation: How Do You Choose?

When it comes to planning a holiday, there are so many possible accommodation options you can go for. There are the conventional choices like...

The Things Everyone Should Do While in London

London is a vast city; there’s so much to do there. But there are some things that everyone should do while in the city. Visit...

Gather Your Buckets And Spades For These Awesome UK Holidays

Are you thinking about a holiday in the UK? Perhaps you imagine beautiful green countryside and bucket-and-spade beach activities. As a tiny island, the...

Art Exhibitions In The Interlaken And Thun Region (Switzerland)

Switzerland, apparently, has more museums/art galleries per head of population than any other country. Two of the best are located in Bern, which is...

Explore North America As You’ve Never Seen It Before

North America is more than what you think it is. America is a continent, and a lot of people forget this. If you’re struggling...

Around Lake Garda – Limone

Limone is a very popular tourist resort on the mountainous, northwest shore of Lake Garda. Huddled picturesquely between the turquoise lake and an impressive...

Around Lake Garda – Malcesine

Malcesine lies on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, nestling picturesquely between the turquoise lake and the lower green slopes of the Monte Baldo...

Top Destinations For Skiing Around the Globe

Skiing is one of the most popular winter sports in the world right now and is a fantastic choice of physical activity for both...

Around Venice – Burano, A Myriad of Colours

The small island of Burano has been deemed one of the ten most colourful places on the planet, and it is the myriad of...

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Visit The UK

It seems fair to say that the UK / Britain is a unique place, of that there can be no question.  But interest in...

8 Reasons Why You Should Visit USA

Let’s face it, the United States is a pretty unique place, in truth, there’s not really any other nation that’s comparable to it.   Not...

Easy Walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) – Recommendations and Tips

Perceptions of what constitutes an easy walk vary considerably. My criteria are that the walk should be shortish (less than two hours) and have...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Lauterbrunnen to Stechelberg

 This 1.5 hour, 7km walk to the head of the Lauterbrunnen valley is a classic. It was our introduction to the region, and now,...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Iseltwald to the Giessbach Falls

This attractive, shady, lakeside walk of about 1 hour 40 minutes leads to one of the area’s major attractions – the Giessbach falls. Most...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Faulensee to Spiez

The ‘strandweg’ is a very easy, 2.5km walk along a flat, wide, well-made path that hugs the shoreline of Lake Thun. It is a...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) A lane above Beatenberg

The village of Beatenberg stretches out along the lower slopes of the Niederhorn, about 600m above Lake Thun. Erich von Däniken, the author of...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Grütschalp to Mürren

As mountain walks go this one, along the western shelf of the mountain mass above the Lauterbrunnen valley, is as easy as it gets....

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Grindelwald First to Grosse Scheidegg

I have walked this path on numerous occasions over the years, and have never ceased to be astonished by the spectacular vistas that it...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Männlichen to Kleine Scheidegg

The fabulous, close up views of the North face of the Eiger and then the Mönch and the Jungfrau make this the most popular...

Alternative Holidays To Look Back On When You Are Old

You may be surprised at the number of people who think they wasted too much time when they were young on gathering possessions. After...

Fantastic Strategies That Will Ensure You Pick an Amazing Holiday Resort

When booking your next holiday you might want to stay at a holiday resort. Holiday resorts are massively varied, and you will need to...

Top Travel Tips When Visiting London

London is one of the most famous cities in the world, with a rich history that can be traced back through over two thousand...

Around Lake Garda – Gargnano (Italy)

Picturesque, understated Gargnano lies at the base of low mountains, about half way along the western shores of Lake Garda. It is the centre...

Around Lake Garda – Torri del Benaco

The small, peaceful, sublime town of Torri del Benaco is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, where the lake narrows and the...

Around Lake Garda – Bardolino (Italy)

Bardolino, a perennially favoured holiday destination, is sited between two small headlands, in a gently curving bay on the eastern shore of the lake. Getting...

Around Lake Garda – Garda Town (Italy)

Garda enjoys an idyllic setting in a picturesque bay on the Riviera degli Olivi. Surrounded by wooded hills, it is watched over by La...

A Day At Lake Iseo (Italy)

Secretive, romantic Lake Iseo is the smallest of the four major lakes of Lombardy. This unspoilt, picturesque gem is accessible from many of the...

4 Places to Visit in Canada this Year

Variety is the spice of life, so for those that are seeking a holiday with a difference for summer 2014, then a trip to...

Best Places To Visit In Majorca

The island of Majorca located on the Mediterranean Sea has become a very popular place for tourists to come and visit.  It has become...

The Best USA Skiing Resorts Any Skiing Fanatic Must Visit

There’s nothing quite like slamming down the slopes on some fresh powder, especially if you can count on retreating to the comforts of well-appointed...

Top European Skiing Resorts to Visit This Year

Every year is a great year for skiing, of course, and if you’re European (or perhaps paying a visit there) there’s great cause to...

The Top 4 Luxury Hotels To Stay At When Visiting Birmingham

If you’re planning a visit to Birmingham you might want to find out about luxury hotel options - that's if you aren't on a...

Typical foods you’ll come across whilst staying in Switzerland

The Swiss recipe book basically steals little bits and pieces of cuisine tradition from various other European nations.  For instance, there are the so-called,...

The Best (and most Luxurious) Hotels to stay at when you’re in London

As one of the most prominent and historically significant cities in the world, London remains active as both a business center as well as...

Top Countries To Visit If You Love Exploring Nature

If you’re the type of person who loves exploration, or just wants to escape the stress of their modern life for a while, taking...

The Top Countries to visit for a snowy Christmas Holiday

It could be said that the best Christmases are the ones that are filled to the brim with mounds of snow.  There’s just something...

The 2014 Brazil World Cup Travel Guide

As you are no doubt already aware, the 2014 FIFA World Cup will be held in Brazil.  Naturally, this means that a fairly large...