I am not one to make sweeping statements or generalisations as I travel but even I could see the split between the different parts of Bolivia. Continue reading
On my first trip to France I was prepared for the worst to be honest. I had already been warned that the locals would be aloof, that they would look down on me and that they would almost certainly laugh at my poor French accent. Continue reading
The Cote d’Azur region of France has long been a popular destination among those wanting a glamorous, sun-soaked break on the continent. It is, however, important to give some careful consideration to where in the area to stay.
You have probably never heard of Tarija, and that it is no surprise. This is a small city in the south of Bolivia which feels about as remote as anywhere in the modern world can do. Continue reading
The first interesting thing I learned about Sucre in Bolivia is that it is known as the city with four names. In the past it has been called Charcas, La Plata and Chuquisaca. I ended up confusing myself about its current name and almost calling it by the 19th century version at one point. Continue reading
If you think about it, you never really see Italians holidaying abroad – and that’s because they don’t have to. Italy is one of the most beautiful places in the world, and from it’s amazing culture and food to the spectacular monuments, structures and landscapes all over the country, there really is no need to leave to get some rest and relaxation. Continue reading
If you are ever on the island of Mallorca you might not spend much time in the capital city of Palma de Mallorca, which would be a shame.
Many tourists arrive to the airport here and immediately take the bus or a taxi to their hotel in one of the island’s many resorts. Continue reading
If you are heading to Cancun then we have some exciting tips for you. There is more to do here than simply sipping margaritas in the sun, although that is also a very wise choice!
Barcelona is a city which has become immensely popular for city breaks. Its Mediterranean location means that the climate is attractive while it is also well known for great food, amazing architecture and some of the best football on the planet. What else would you like to know about it? Continue reading
Of all the cities in the world few have undergone such a spectacular and recent transformation as Glasgow. The second city of the British Empire moved from being a grimy, post industrial wasteland which famously didn’t even feature in most travel guides to being one of the continent’s most vibrant cities. So what’s good about it? Continue reading