Welcome to Bulgaria: A Brief Travel Guide

Welcome to Bulgaria: A Brief Travel Guide

To those who have stepped out of their comfort zone already and have visited Bulgaria, you are among the richest of travellers, for this gem in Eastern Europe has plenty going for it. If you are reading this however the likelihood is that you haven’t visited yet but are at least intrigued by the idea and that’s a good start. This country continues to grow and it simply gets better with age; these days you will find Bulgaria is booming without losing any of its charm. Uncover the acclaimed Black Sea Coast where swathes of golden sandy beaches beckon. Explore modern cities which retain their historical roots and gorgeous countryside with networks of hiking trails leading the way to untouched, traditional villages and lesser known cultural spots. In the winter of...

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Where to Stay in Barcelona? The Best Places to Visit!

Where to Stay in Barcelona? The Best Places to Visit!

Where is the best place to stay in Barcelona? The answer to this is that there really is no single best place to stay in Barcelona. The reason for this being that Barcelona is so easily navigable and the transport system is so quick and efficient, that you don’t need to stay bang-smack in the centre of the city for convenience sake. In fact, I would recommend staying away from the very centre, especially away from Las Ramblas – which is where a lot of people who aren’t in the know are tempted to stay. Las Ramblas and Plaza Catalunya constitute the centre of Barcelona and is a great area to visit. However, it is packed with tourists, crowded, busy and most importantly – full of pickpockets. If you wish to be within walking distance of the centre you...

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Climbing the Peaks to Reach a Whole New World

Climbing the Peaks to Reach a Whole New World

For some people, the idea of spending their holiday lying around the pool and sipping on cocktails sounds like a nightmare. High-adrenaline holidays are on the increase and every year more and more of us pack our climbing ropes and crampons along with the suntan lotion and the shorts. If you are one of these intrepid individuals who like their holidays with a bit more adrenaline, try these three spots which are generally accepted to be the best climbing places in the world. Matterhorn, Switzerland The pyramid shape of the Matterhorn is one of the iconic images of Switzerland and presents a challenge to even the most experienced climber. The first ascent of the Matterhorn was made in 1865 and most climbers who make the ascent every summer use the northeast ridge,...

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Take a Group Break to South America

Take a Group Break to South America

Although Uruguay is still not really ‘on the map’ for European visitors to take a luxury South American holiday, the resort of Punta del Este has long been the beach resort of choice for rich Argentinians. This beautiful beach resort with 20 miles of golden sands is full of gorgeously designed hotels and fantastic bars and restaurants – a great choice for a group holiday. Nearby is the slightly quieter and more exclusive village of José Ignacio where you’ll find the best hotels, just a little further from the all-night partying. Playa Vik is a new hotel on the scene, made unique by its avant-garde design, eco-friendly features, and beachfront location. Designed by Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott, it showcases South American art and sculpture as well as...

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Top 5 Things To Do In Colorado

Top 5 Things To Do In Colorado

Colorado is easily one of the most beautiful states in the US to visit, with so much to see and do from the Rocky Mountains, National Parks, Skiing, Hot Springs, Hiking, Camping, Mountain Biking and more. You’re sure to enjoy a different side of the US by visiting this beautiful state. Colorado is home to over 44 state parks, 54 mountain peaks above 14,000 ft (4,267 m) of elevation, 26 ski areas and resorts, and 6,000 miles of streams and more than 2,000 lakes and reservoirs to explore.   1. Skiing/Snowboarding • Colorado is one of the world’s top destinations for winter sports. Colorado is home to some 26 ski areas and resorts, many of these resorts are just 1-2 hours outside of Denver. • Ski Resorts: (Some notable Resorts) • Aspen •...

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Air Travel Organisers Licensing

Air Travel Organisers Licensing

Infographic provided by www.wanderforth.com   Charlotte Rivington is a freelance writer and enjoys writing about her experiences as she travels through the depths of the world, exposing her adventures. Stay tuned in for more… ...

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Immerse Yourself in Every Aspect of Vibrant Costa Rican Life!

Immerse Yourself in Every Aspect of Vibrant Costa Rican Life!

With lush rainforests, tropical beaches and a relaxed pace of life, Costa Rica is a glorious holiday destination, but scratch the surface a little and there are a whole host of other opportunities to be had here, including a variety of community projects to get stuck into. This fascinating and beautiful country holds the key to many fulfilling Eco schemes, which can include helping with sustainable tourism initiatives, or building homes for the local people. By learning about the local community and its impact on the wider picture, travellers are more inclined to be respectful and aware of the environment around them. The impact of voluntary work There are plenty of reasons to get involved and volunteering abroad for students can be a great way to broaden those...

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Why travel in the Philippines?

Why travel in the Philippines?

Are you looking for a place where you can experiences the best of many countries? Then Philippines is that answer. Maybe you are thinking, ‘why is this so?’. No other country can live up to the diversity of Filipino culture; The Philippines offers the best of both the Western and Eastern culture. Well, this is not exactly surprising considering that this country has its fair share of foreign domination. Its culture has been greatly influenced by various foreigners like the Japanese, Americans, Spaniards and others. As a result of these influences, this amazing country has been blesses with several rich architectural structures such as churches, museums, towers and a whole lot more. Philippines is one of the best places to go to in the Southeast Asia....

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The Importance of Travel Insurance

The Importance of Travel Insurance

If you love to travel and do so often, then you’ve probably encountered the hiccups that accompany your passion. When you decide to go on a trip, you run several risks – your flight could be canceled or delayed, luggage might get lost, you might experience injury or illness or your belongings could be stolen. So while traveling is an invigorating and inspiring adventure for many, there are many ways it can go wrong. The more you travel, the greater your chance that you’ll eventually experience one of these mishaps. Luckily, while you can’t guarantee that your travel companion is pleasant company or that the view from your room will look just as beautiful as it did on the website, there are other ways you can reduce the possibility of disaster. Travel...

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Tuscany: perfect for a break with active teenagers

Tuscany: perfect for a break with active teenagers

When you’ve got teenage children, it can be tricky to choose a holiday they’re happy with and that suits your needs too, which is why family adventure travel packages can be a great option if you all love being active on a getaway. Travel to Tuscany in Italy and you’ll find a host of exciting pursuits for you and the kids to try on your doorstep. Below are just a few of the things you can get up to on a family holiday in this part of the country. Walking Tuscany is blessed with some gorgeous countryside, which makes it a haven for walkers. There are plenty of trails you and your children can follow, with coastal paths as well as inland routes on offer. The Cinque Terre region, which is just outside Tuscany in Liguria, is worth exploring on...

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