Category Archives: Western Europe

5 Best Beaches in Jersey, Channel Islands

The Best 5 Beaches in Jersey, Channel Islands

Renowned for its beautiful sands and clear waters, the Island’s beaches have been earmarked as some of the cleanest in Europe … which is why their one of my top 5 reasons to visit Jersey. All round the island, great pockets of seaside fun can be found which, due to Jersey’s topography, vary greatly. From […]

5 Reasons I Miss Living in London

Why I Miss Living in London

  From 2008 onwards, I lived in London for roughly 3 years. Studying and working there in my mid-20s provided some of the funniest and best memories of my life. Rich with theatre, art, exploration and ecstasy I loved the city’s versatility as well as its wildness. I loved its multiculturalism as well as its […]

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Jersey, Channel IsIands (the most southerly place in Britain)

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Jersey, CI

  Situated in the British Channel, Jersey is a tiny little island with a lot to offer. Just 45 square miles big, the island is a haven of beautiful beaches, great country walks, fascinating history and fantastic wildlife. Jersey’s location, between the south coast of England and the north coast of France, gives it a […]

Cheapest Ways to Travel Between Heathrow & Gatwick

Heathrow and Gatwick

  If you’re ever making a connection flight in London, it’s highly possible that you’ll have to travel between Heathrow and Gatwick airports. Situated the opposite sides of the city, these 2 giant hubs boast an array of international lights and airlines, but sadly do not have a distinct transport link that connects them directly. […]

How We Could Afford to Spend the Night in a Castle

Night in a Jersey Castle

  When visiting somewhere like the UK from somewhere like Australia, it seems mandatory to get involved in as much historical activity as possible. Whether it’s visiting museums, frequenting archaic tearooms or walking round relics and ruins, it seems that traveling from the “new world” to the “old world” unearths in many, the sudden and […]

Why the No1 Lounge at Gatwick Airport Was Amazing Value for Money!

No1 Lounge Gatwick

  Every traveller, even the most budget conscious among us, deserves a treat now and again! And never is this more welcome than after a serious amount of long-haul air travel across the globe. Stick me on a bus or a boat for 24 hours+ and I’m fine, but for some reason my body now […]