Your ultimate guide to visiting Uluru – the red heart of Australia

uluru australia

A guide to planning a trip to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in the red heart of Australia Visiting the “red centre” of Australia was one of things I really wanted to do when we moved here. And of course at the heart of that red centre is Uluru. Visiting Uluru (or Ayers Rock) can take some […]

A guide to visiting the Singapore National Orchid Garden

national orchid garden singapore

We have visited Singapore twice and each time we have included a visit to the Singapore National Orchid Garden. The gardens are part of the Botanical Gardens in Singapore and are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. They were listed in 2015. They are the only botanical gardens listed by UNESCO in the world. The Orchid […]

15 amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe to visit

I have visited many of the 412  UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe and I have my favourites but I thought I would ask some travel bloggers out there what is their favourite? So here are 15 UNESCO WH Sites in Europe as chosen by some great travel bloggers (be sure to check out their […]

Visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew London

There is so much to do and see at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew in London that you will need a day to explore – and put on comfy shoes because believe me you will do a lot of walking! At the end of the article you will find everything you need to know about the […]

15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the UK to visit

A few years ago I took part in a challenge to visit as many of the designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the UK as possible. I managed to visit quite a few (19) but not all of the 30 were that easy to get to. 4 of the sites are not in the UK […]

A guide of things to do in Saltaire

Saltaire village in Yorkshire

The village of Saltaire can be found near Bradford in Yorkshire England. It was created by Sir Titus Salt (to which he and the river Aire which run though it give it the name) in the mid 19th century. Saltaire was built between 1851 and 1872 to provide the workers in his mill with decent housing […]