Travel Blogs

Edmonton is one of Canada's fastest growing cities with over one million residents and is also known to be Canada's sunniest city. Being located in Alberta, Edmonton is a big city with country side roots that offers a cool mixture of old versus new. I got to spend some time there back in September and here are my top things to do in Edmonton.
Finding the right destination for that mid-week or weekend getaway can prove to be more difficult than you imagine. Do you head off to the usual hotspots of say Barcelona or Amsterdam, each with their own unique attractions, or do you fancy a trip that doesn't require you to join in with the selfie-stick hurdles?
The first thing that hits you about St Lucia is the incredible scenery. I can totally understand why the island is so popular with honeymooners and for romantic getaways; the landscape is so lush that it feels seriously romantic. So much so, I didn't put my camera down apart from when I was actually sleeping and eating.
Only a few days before my trip to Croatia, I had met the lovely Stephanie Pratt from Made in Chelsea at her manager's birthday party. Before too long, we noticed we had a lot in common and almost instantly hit it off.
Ibiza is one of my favourite holiday destinations. I've been travelling here for over ten years, each time discovering something new. Whether it's hedonism or holism you're looking for, Ibiza has something to suit everyone.
Overlanding is about the journey, as well as the destination; group adventure tours in a self-reliant truck, capable of driving to some of the most remote places on the planet. If you're interested in taking your first cautionary step into travelling or are tired of backpacking solo, here is why you should give overlanding a go:
Last year Hong Kong effortlessly earned a spot in my top 3 cities in the world, alongside New York and Melbourne. What do all three cities have in common? The answer is amazing food.
Kim recommends that anyone interested in becoming a tour leader, especially for an overlanding company, goes on a trip first, preferably with the company you are interested in working for. It may seem an obvious point, but you need to be aware of the realities of what's involved.
It's that time of the year when everyone is aggressively scanning the internet for handy little travel tips before setting off on their summer holiday. With so much content out there - how do you separate fact from myth?
Unless you're socially inept, travel ditching doesn't come naturally to most people but it's a valuable skill to have when backpacking and can make your trip infinitely more enjoyable if you learn to politely extract yourself from the company of unwanted travel buddies. Who knows, maybe they're trying to travel ditch you too.