Street Art In Porto

Normally when I travel anywhere I don't tend to go on tours. Instead, I prefer to do a little research online and see places on my own schedule. This time in Porto however, I saw a trip that really interested me. It was a walking tour of the city, with the emphasis on viewing much of the street...

Porto Here I Come!

So I decided to take my first trip to Porto as I have heard so many positive things about the place.

I got out the good old Kayak app and found a great deal for a return flight from London Stansted to Porto for £44. That's cheaper than going by train to Manchester and back! Although the only...

Automobile & Fashion Museum Malaga

Automobile and Fashion Museum

The Automobile and Fashion Museum

So I thought I would take a trip down to the Automobile and Fashion Museum as I had read good reviews about it on Tripadvisor.

I got the trusty Google maps out and found that it was just over four kilometres away from where I was staying in...

Picasso museum in Malaga

Visiting The Picasso Museum

Visiting the Picasso Museum

So I thought I would bring a little culture to my life and visit the Museo Picasso in Malaga. I opened up Google maps and put in the location of the museum.

As it wasn't that far from where I was staying I decided to walk rather than take a bus or taxi. I...

Architecture in Malaga

A Trip To Malaga

Malaga - Rest & Recuperation


I decided to take a trip to Malaga to see the sights and have a bit of rest and recuperation, so I booked an apartment on Airbnb and flight using the flight search engine Kayak. Kayak allows you not only to get the best price but also to...

top 10 hotels in madrid

The 10 Best Hotels In Madrid

Madrid is a city full of wonderful places to go, things to do and sights to see. I have spent quite a few lovely days, weekends and weeks in Madrid and finding the right hotel I found was always the best starting point.
I have compiled a list in no particular order of what I feel are the 10...

Istanbul – A Guide To The Turkish Capital


Istanbul with a population of almost 15 million residents was the 10th most visited city by tourists in the world.It is the capital and most populous city in Turkey and it's economic, cultural and historic centre.

Getting There

Istanbul has two main...

The Rome Forum in Rome

European City Breaks Destination – Rome

Rome is the final part of our European city break destinations series, following on from Barcelona, Reykjavik, Amsterdam and Paris.


Rome is the capital city of Italy with a population of over 4 million, With its rich history and many magnificent archaeological and tourist...

European City Breaks Destination – Paris

European city breaks destination - Paris

Following on from Barcelona, Reykjavik and Amsterdam, in part 4 of our European City Break Destinations series, we visit Paris.


Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with a population of over two...

Amsterdam Windmills

European City Break Destinations – Amsterdam

European City Break Destinations - Amsterdam

Following on from Barcelona and Reykjavik, in part 3 of our European City Break Destinations series, we visit Amsterdam.


With a population of almost one million people within its city limits, Amsterdam has evolved...