Tag: City Guide

21 Top Things to Do in Cusco … 9 of Them Free!

21 Top Things to Do in Cusco … 9 of Them Free!

Let’s start with a small disclaimer… I spent over 3 weeks in and around Cusco alone! Yup I spent more time in this city than I reckon most people spend in the whole of Peru and that’s because it’s a) amazing and b) there’s so much to do here. Initially, I planned to spend only […]

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Best Madrid Itinerary for Weekend or 2 Day Trip

By on November 7, 2019 in Europe, Itineraries, SPAIN with 0 Comments
Best Madrid Itinerary for Weekend or 2 Day Trip

The centrally-located capital of Spain, Madrid so often gets overlooked in favour of its more touristy national counterpart, Barcelona. But if you want to discover a more local city vibe in this country, then can I suggest heading for the capital instead. A fairly small and easily navigable European capital, it’s amazing just how much […]

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9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

Known as the white city, Arequipa is Peru’s second biggest metropolis and an absolute must on any South American itinerary. From strolling the colonial streets to hiking the nearby canyon, there’s no end to the amount of great things to do and see here, meaning the only real choice left is … where to stay?! […]

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13 Best Things to do In Arequipa, Peru

By on October 4, 2019 in Latin America, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
13 Best Things to do In Arequipa, Peru

One of Peru’s many UNESCO World Heritage sights, the stunning city of Arequipa in the south of country is a delightful spot to explore. Renowned for its charming colonial architecture, Arequipa’s famous use of sillar, a white volcanic stone, is what gives many of its buildings such a distinctive appearance. Flanked by 3 volcanoes and […]

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19 Super Things to Do in Lima, Peru

By on October 3, 2019 in Latin America, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
19 Super Things to Do in Lima, Peru

It was my first arrival point back into Latin America after almost a decade and I’ve got to say, Lima didn’t disappoint. In fact, it far exceeded my expectations because, I have to admit, I was expecting a crime-ridden, dirty, dangerous place! And I’m sure while Lima still has it sketchy parts, the vast majority […]

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21 Top Things to Do in Tbilisi, Georgia’s Buzzing Capital

By on July 29, 2019 in Europe, GEORGIA, Off the Beaten Track with 2 Comments
21 Top Things to Do in Tbilisi, Georgia’s Buzzing Capital

If you haven’t heard about Tbilisi, the buzzing capital of Georgia, then you need to educate yourself! And if you have heard of it, but haven’t been, then you need to book a flight! Yup, that’s how passionately I feel about this fab city at the very edge of Europe With an electric atmosphere, a […]

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Things to Do in Chiang Rai, Thailand : An Itinerary

By on July 25, 2019 in Asia, Itineraries, THAILAND with 0 Comments
Things to Do in Chiang Rai, Thailand : An Itinerary

Up in the north of Thailand, Chiang Rai is a small, safe, relaxed city that is definitely worth visiting for at least a few days of your itinerary in this part of the world. A key stop over if you are travelling to or from Laos, Chiang Rai is located quite near the border with […]

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21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

Let’s be honest, Yerevan is not one of those capital cities you often hear about. In fact, when I was looking at travelling to Armenia, I had to google the country in order to find out the name of its capital! A bit embarrassing I know, but maybe this will give you some idea of […]

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14 Places to Visit in Singapore For FREE!

By on July 1, 2019 in Asia, Budget Travel Ideas, SINGAPORE with 2 Comments
14 Places to Visit in Singapore For FREE!

I’ve got to be honest, I expected to be pretty cynical about Singapore – a city known for its sterile feel and rampant consumerism (not my vibe!) But having spent almost a week in this country, I’ve got to admit I was wrong! And it’s not often that happens, so you know this is serious! […]

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Top 17 Things to Do in Luang Prabang, Laos

By on June 24, 2019 in Asia, LAOS, Off the Beaten Track with 0 Comments
Top 17 Things to Do in Luang Prabang, Laos

The perfect antidote to the generally frantic vibes of most Southeast Asian cities, I would describe Luang Prabang as a breath of fresh air, if it wasn’t for the insane level of heat I experienced when I was there, meaning the air was anything but fresh! That aside however *clears throat* hopefully you get the […]

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