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Ronda’s Epic Bridge: Top Tips for Visiting & Getting the Best Views!

By on Published: November 18, 2021 | Last Updated: December 14, 2021 in SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Ronda’s Epic Bridge: Top Tips for Visiting & Getting the Best Views!

There’s no question Ronda’s famous bridge – el Puente Nuevo – is the reason most people head to this gorgeous Andalusian town in southern Spain. It is, after all, one of the region’s icons and an absolutely splendid feat of architecture set in stunning surrounds. I’m very glad to confirm it was certainly one of […]

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How to Get to Ronda from Seville, Malaga and Granada

By on Published: November 15, 2021 | Last Updated: January 28, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
How to Get to Ronda from Seville, Malaga and Granada

If you’re touring Andalusia in Southern Spain then trust me, you cannot miss Ronda. Almost everyone who visits this wonderful region heads to Granada, Seville and Malaga, but not everyone learns about what a gem Ronda is and why they really shouldn’t miss this spot! Thankfully, I was tipped off by a good friend who […]

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Top 10 Airbnbs in Mallorca

By on Published: November 11, 2021 | Last Updated: January 26, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Top 10 Airbnbs in Mallorca

There’s no question one of the reasons I enjoyed my time in Mallorca so much was down to the fact I stayed in an incredible Airbnb! Located in the northwest of the island, it took over 15 minutes from the main road to reach this deserted spot down a dirt track. Surrounded by mountains and […]

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Best Time to Visit Bangkok, Thailand

By on Published: November 8, 2021 | Last Updated: November 10, 2021 in Asia, THAILAND with 0 Comments
Best Time to Visit Bangkok, Thailand

Well well well, so you’re heading off to explore Southeast Asia are you?! Good for you! It is, after all, one of those classic destinations, everyone should experience at least once in their lives. A veritable mecca for backpackers, culture vultures, temple traipses and food market lovers, there’s no question this region ranks high in […]

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How Much Does a Trip to Kenya Cost?

By on Published: November 4, 2021 | Last Updated: December 28, 2021 in Africa, KENYA with 0 Comments
How Much Does a Trip to Kenya Cost?

I think it’s one of the biggest misnomers in budget travel – namely that Africa is cheap to travel. Again, that’s far too obtuse, let me reframe that… I think it’s one the biggest misnomers in budget travel that East Africa is a cheap destination to head to. Indeed, travelling in East Africa, of which […]

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21 Unforgettable Things to Do in Mallorca

By on Published: November 1, 2021 | Last Updated: November 30, 2021 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
21 Unforgettable Things to Do in Mallorca

I’m not going to keep on here, because somehow I feel I’m preaching to the converted now, but once again let me briefly reiterate Mallorca is not what you expect! At least, it’s not what I expected. Images of lobster-red, beer-swilling Europeans on package holidays be gone! And instead, please usher in upbeat cycling enthusiasts […]

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Complete Packing List for Egypt

By on Published: October 28, 2021 | Last Updated: January 5, 2022 in Africa, EGYPT with 0 Comments
Complete Packing List for Egypt

Located at the top of the African continent. but feeling more culturally similar to its neighbours in the near Middle East across the Red Sea, Egypt is a country with a fascinating layering of geographies, histories, people and cultures… especially when it comes to travelling there! I spent 3 weeks in Egypt as a solo […]

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15 Epic Things to Do in Palma de Mallorca

By on Published: October 25, 2021 | Last Updated: January 26, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
15 Epic Things to Do in Palma de Mallorca

Who would have guessed that the capital city of a stunning Spanish island could have been such a star attraction?! With so many amazing beaches around as well as wonderful fishing ports, not to mention national parks and mountainous trails, it really is pretty amazing that Palma makes it onto any list of the best […]

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Where to Stay in Mallorca: Top 10 Picks!

By on Published: October 21, 2021 | Last Updated: November 30, 2021 in SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
Where to Stay in Mallorca: Top 10 Picks!

Well! Had it not been for my trip to this Balearic island in September, I certainly would not have been writing this post! In fact, I certainly would not even be recommending going to Mallorca, such was my view of this Spanish isle. But I have to say, the trip I just enjoyed to this […]

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13 Top Tips for Travelling to Mallorca

By on Published: October 18, 2021 | Last Updated: January 26, 2022 in Europe, SPAIN, Western Europe with 0 Comments
13 Top Tips for Travelling to Mallorca

Before I visited Mallorca this September, I honestly thought it was only a place for package tourists and badly sunburnt brits abroad. Admittedly, this might be due to an opinion formed during my childhood holidays there in the early nineties, but nevertheless, I certainly wasn’t aware of how great Mallorca was for independent tourists! I […]

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