How to stay safe if your hotel or B&B has poor security

Whether you’re setting off for a city stay, coastal retreat or a far-flung business trip, they all share one thing in common: finding the right accommodation for your budget. Being as close as possible to the action is often a top priority for many would-be travellers, but the more buzzing your travel destination, the better prepared you need to be to ensure security for both you and your possessions — especially if you’re going solo! We explore some simple ways you can keep yourself safe when visiting a hotel or B&B.

Agile travel plans for quick escapes during changing coronavirus travel rules

Although new Covid strains are emerging, we are learning to adapt — especially when it comes to finding the opportunity to get away. If you want to explore the world in 2022, it’s helpful to have agile travel plans so you can spread your wings at short notice as coronavirus travel restrictions change back and… Continue reading Agile travel plans for quick escapes during changing coronavirus travel rules

Stocking fillers for the adventurer

Are you struggling to find that perfect Christmas present for the adventurer in your life? Whether you have a son or daughter who is gearing up for their University gap year (or just have their heart set on a new experience in 2022), a brother who likes to spend more time overseas than at home, friends who are celebrating retiring with a round-the-world trip, or silver surfers who are spreading their wings to catch the perfect wave, find inspiration in our selection of Christmas stocking fillers and presents for travellers…

Are You As Safe In Your Hotel Room As You Think?

When preparing to travel or holiday abroad it’s part of the fun to spend hours browsing the web before you book. Who doesn’t love soaking up amazing images and glowing reviews of your destination? In all the excitement it’s important not to forget the boring bits though. Allocate some time for researching safety and getting… Continue reading Are You As Safe In Your Hotel Room As You Think?

Five Really Ingenious Travel Gadgets For Any Budget

The Big Trip: maybe it’s your gap year, an extended holiday or a ‘finding yourself again’ personal journey – traveling far and away remains ever-popular. The almost irresistible lure of distant and exotic lands just can’t be ignored for many of us. If you’re planning on going away for longer than the usual 10 day… Continue reading Five Really Ingenious Travel Gadgets For Any Budget

What To Know About Traveling After Lockdown

Before the global pandemic of COVID-19 the travel industry was booming and many of us were saving for that beach holiday or perhaps preparing to finally visit relatives abroad. In February we had little idea that all our carefully researched plans were about to be hit with a big, red ‘cancelled’ stamp. The pre-booked flights,… Continue reading What To Know About Traveling After Lockdown