I’ve always had a thing for watches. Not sure how it began but ever since I was little, I’ve always remembered obsessing about watches. My parents took note and after a series of kid-friendly watches, my dad gave me my very first grown-up watch – his old Seiko automatic watch. Till this date I still … Continue Reading

Nestled in the heart of beautiful Tuscany, Florence is one of Italy’s most beautiful cities. Jam-packed with historical sights, beautiful buildings and enough gelato to fill even the greediest of tummies… 🙂 …Florence really is an Italian city that you have to visit (at least) once. As with most cities, Florence can get a little pricey, especially if … Continue Reading

As you already know, we’re fans of a good castle or two and there’s no shortage of amazing castles everywhere you look across Europe! Now while places like England, Denmark, Ireland and the French countryside are well known for their absolutely beautiful castles, it’s well worth noting that less popular destinations (only ‘less popular’ relatively speaking … Continue Reading

Porto is one under-rated Portuguese gem! Scratch that! This ‘under-ratedness’ (not a real word 🙂 ) is perhaps less and less so as everyone seems to be pretty clued up more and more these days on how a visit to Portugal is much needed on the good old travel plans. For those that still need a bit … Continue Reading

Some of the best parts of Scotland are its beautiful, wild and rugged countryside – a part of the country that has long captivated the hearts of travellers, not least so because of the gorgeous landscapes and scenery here. Now while a lot of this can be explored by road (and indeed by rail) some of … Continue Reading

There’s just so much stuff to see and do in the US that it probably comes as no surprise to anyway that the US has some pretty spectacular beaches to visit as well! Of course, the vast range of sights to see here means that beach time might be harder to squeeze in when you’re … Continue Reading

Known as the ‘City of the Czars’, St Petersburg offers a fascinating glimpse into Russia’s historical relics. With it being the second largest city in Russia, St Petersburg is also fondly known as the cultural capital of Russia (shhhh, don’t tell Moscow). With that in mind you can expect some pretty epic museums, beautiful art galleries, and … Continue Reading

Tennessee is one of the most underrated states to visit in the US! It has the most visited national park in the country, is home to one of the most famous bourbon brands in the world and lest we forget its reputation as a world-class creative hub for musicians! Nestled among the Smoky Mountains, the state of … Continue Reading

There’s good reason why millions of Europeans (and indeed, travellers from all over the world) flock to the Mediterranean islands, year in year out. These islands at the very bottom of Europe, are some of the most beautiful places to visit in Europe – not to mention how they pretty much guaranteed to have amazing … Continue Reading