When most people think of Indonesia, they think of  Jakarta – and rightly so too, Jakarta is after all the capital of Indonesia and the country’s most populous city. And yes, I know people’s minds also go to Bali but in a lot of ways, Bali almost feels like it’s own country, with an identity … Continue Reading

After our big lunch down by the seaside, I was in no shape for any exercise whatsoever and so off we went on a more of a laidback jaunt around Menorca – this time on a boat, leaving from the port of Mahon (the capital city of Menorca). Now I realise, reading this title back … Continue Reading

Dubai is a city that almost seems to have risen out of nowhere in a relatively short amount of time and now stands as a popular tourist destination due to its eclectic mix of lavish malls, modern architecture, immense skyscrapers and (perhaps lesser focused on) historical sites. Dubai has essentially been built for you to … Continue Reading

It’s as simple as that! We want to give you a surprise trip to Europe! Yup, no catches, no niggly forms or crossword puzzles to complete – just the chance to win an unforgettable surprise European holiday for you and a friend. As you may or may not know, it’s our 3-year blogger-versary this week and … Continue Reading

The fact that Vietnam is a rather popular and much-loved travel destination comes as no surprise to pretty much anyone who’s visited – for those who haven’t visited yet, well… you’re in for treat! Vietnam has so many stunning sights to see and even more reasons why you need to visit, from picturesque countryside scenery, … Continue Reading

No trip to China is truly complete without visiting this amazing city – eclipsed only by the enormity of Shanghai, Beijing is the third most populous city in the word with an estimated population of 21 million inhabitants. The history of Beijing spans back three millennia and it has served as a cultural and economic center of … Continue Reading

Finding a $10 return flight from London to the South of France was a steal for me! Not only did it make me feel like I’d won some type of flight lottery, it gave me the option to spend the rest of my holiday budget on other things that mattered. Wine and cheese! Over the … Continue Reading

3 years ago, to this day exactly, in my college room back at Cambridge University I found myself with a free day. This almost never happened! See, you know the way you see photos of students at Uni fooling around and kicking it in the pub on a Saturday? That wasn’t our lot on my course. … Continue Reading

After a busy lazy day in the Ciutadella (and have worked up quite the appetite), we headed over to Café Balear by the harbour, where we would be having dinner. Now Café Balear is one of the most popular restaurants in Menorca. Apparently, in the height of summer, it’s near impossible to get a table … Continue Reading