Category Archives: Destinations

Top 13 Things to Do in the Algarve

Best Things to Do in the Algarve

Perched on the edge of the Atlantic and boasting 300 days of sunshine a year, Portugal’s most southern region – The Algarve – is an absolute travel treat! From beaches to water sports, nature activities to food and wine tastings, the Algarve is jam packed with great things to do whatever your holiday style. For […]

Is Portugal Expensive? Estimating Your Holiday Costs + Saving Tips

Is Portugal Expensive

You’ll quickly find that Portugal is one of the most affordable countries in western Europe, so a great place to travel in this part of the world on a smaller budget! That being said, we are talking about western Europe here, one of the most expensive parts of the world, so it’s important to frame […]

Where to Stay in Tallinn? Best Accommodation Picks for All Budgets

Where to Stay in Tallinn

If you’re wondering where to stay in Tallinn, then I’m going to bring you the best options, for all budgets, across Estonia’s capital right here in this article. No matter whether you want to stay in the centre of the historic Old Town in a boutique luxury hotel, or in a trendy container hotel in […]

Is Tallinn Worth Visiting? Best Things to Do in Tallinn + Top Reasons to Go

Is Tallinn Worth Visiting?

Wondering whether Tallinn is worth visiting? Well the answer, in my opinion, is yes! In fact, not only do I think the Estonian capital is worth visiting, I actually think that next year, it’s set to become one of the hottest destinations in Europe. So from its architecture, accessibility and affordability, through to the best […]

Hipster, Heritage and Hygge: How a Trip to Tallinn Hit the Spot

Hipster, Heritage and Hygge: How a Trip to Tallinn Hit the Spot

“How can I best describe Tallinn?” I asked my travel colleague. “Well it’s one of the best preserved Medieval cities in Europe” he replied. “Yes I know,” I said, “but I think I might need something slightly sexier than that.” “I honestly don’t know how it gets sexier than that”, was his incredulous response! And […]

11 Great Restaurants, Cafes & Bars in Tallinn to Try on Your Trip

11 Great Restaurants, Cafes & Bars to Try When you Travel to Tallinn

Lucky me, I got to visit Tallinn during the city’s Restaurant Week so, needless to say, I definitely got to savour the flavour in some the city’s best restaurants, cafes and bars. And I’m delighted to bring you my top 11 picks, because who knew Tallinn had so many fab places to dine and drink? […]

Reflections on my Mirror House Stay in Estonia

My Stay in an Estonian Mirror House

Sometimes you’ve got to stand back from something to get the best perspective on it. Close up, the impression just isn’t clear enough. So standing in the Estonian forest, some distance back, the gorgeous scene of the low impact mirror houses, dotted among the pine trees, really did set the scene for a fantastic getaway. […]

Only Packing List for Estonia You Need!

Complete Packing List for Estonia

If you’re heading to the beautiful Baltic country of Estonia, then this is the only packing list you’ll need! No matter whether you’re planning to travel there in summer to enjoy long sightseeing days under the warm sun, or opting for a festive trip full of Christmas markets and steaming saunas, this article has you […]

Best Things To Do in Totnes, Devon

Best Things To Do in Totnes, Devon

Totnes in Devon is very much a town history did not forget. Rumoured to have been founded by Brutus of Troy, then conquered by the Normans, the town then developed over the centuries to become one of the wealthiest in the UK. Thanks for it position along the River Dart, right up until the 17th […]