Nestled a few hundred miles off the West African coast, the relatively petite Portuguese¬†archipelago of Madeira is one incredible place to visit – and I don’t say that lightly! It was a true eye-opener on our last visit and a dramatic set of islands that really should be on your travel radar. I’d heard about … Continue Reading

These days, there aren’t that many destinations that tend to surprise me. This isn’t because the destinations aren’t amazing or beautiful or dramatic or whatever-else-you’d-look-for-on-your-travels. I think it’s in large part due to being able to do a fair bit of research online, see photos (and videos) before going. This means I tend to arrive … Continue Reading