View of Little Venice

Doing Camden On A Sunday Afternoon

When you live somewhere, how often is it that you take your town or city for granted? I have lived in London for most of my life and I can honestly say that I have visited more places abroad than I have in London.

I suppose it's because being on my doorstep I think that I can always visit the...

Food experience at a local restaurant in Porto

“Petiscos” & Tips – Porto Food Experience

Porto Food Tour With A Difference

I love my food. Food for me should be an experience, not just something for survival's sake. That's one of the reasons that anytime I travel I like to find out as much as I can about the local cuisine.

From La Bandera of the Dominican Republic...

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...

My trip to the Seville Cathedral

Visiting The Seville Cathedral

Seville Cathedral & The Giralda


I had heard a lot about Seville Cathedral or The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See as it's really called and the Giralda. As I love to find out about the local heritage and history when I travel I decided to take a trip down there to see...

Seville C4 bus

Travelling By Bus In Seville

Seville By Bus

One thing about Seville that I like is that you can get anywhere by bus. The city is served by a network of buses run by company Tussam.

Some of these go from one destination to another and some circle the city. The ones that circle the city are easily distinguished...

Plaza de Espana

10 Days In Seville & Cadiz

Seville & Cadiz

A few weeks ago I thought to myself that it's that time. The time where I need to have a bit of rest and recuperation whilst at the same time exploring somewhere that I hadn't been before.


With this in mind I got my travel planning tools out,...

British museum in London

Visiting The British Museum In London

History of the British Museum

The British Museum is Britains largest museum and one of the oldest in the world. Although begun in 1753, it first opened to the public in 1759 with a collection that was bequeathed to the nation by Sir Hans Sloane who was an Irish physician and...

Airbnb apartment

6 Reasons Why Airbnb Is Better Than A Hotel

6 Reasons Why Airbnb is better than a hotel


I love all kinds of travelling and when I travel accommodation is one of the key things I look at. I have stayed in hotels from five stars to no star and also used Airbnb to book many an apartment on my travels.

With Airbnb...