Ultimate guide to things to do during winter in London

London winter scene

If you are traveling to London during the winter months you may be wondering what there is to do and see.  Winter in London has lots to offer visitors with the festive season in particular a popular time to enjoy the capital. Although it can be extremely busy with tourists and locals alike flocking to […]

A guide to visiting Trogir and Šibenik

(This post about visiting Trogir and Sibenik was updated in September 2019)   If you are holidaying in Croatia visiting Trogir and/or Sibenik is a very doable option from Split. They are both UNESCO World Heritage Sites (in Šibenik it is the cathedral that is listed) and in my opinion are both well worth visiting if you […]

Ultimate guide to UK train travel (everything you need to know!)

Train travel is easy/ everyone knows how to plan a rail trip/ the UK is only small – I have heard this said before but is it true? Whilst the UK is smaller than many countries its rail network is vast and for the inexperienced UK traveler or train traveler there are quite a number of areas that can prove a challenge.

12 most beautiful villages in England you have to visit (includes map)

From the rugged beauty of Northumberland in the north-east to the picturesque fishing villages of Cornwall in the south-west there are many beautiful villages and towns to explore in England. If you are seeking a quintessentially English village with historic buildings, cozy tea houses, antique shops and chocolate box cottages you will find it in […]

A guide to the top 5 things to do in Nottingham

Mention the city of Nottingham and for most people the name that springs to mind is that of Robin Hood the legendary re-distributor of wealth in times gone by. If Nottingham is a city which you have yet to visit (or even considered adding to your UK itinerary) prepare to find why it is a […]

Ultimate guide to things to do in Prague in winter

(This post about visiting Prague in winter was updated in September 2019)   Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and whilst it is lovely to visit in summer it becomes a fairytale destination during the winter months.    If you are wondering what to do in Prague in winter (or even […]