Biking is a fun and healthy way to stay fit and its one of the fastest ways to get around a busy city. Unfortunately, even the elite riders understand the risks of maneuvering their way around the sea of buses, cars, pedestrians and other bikers within an urban area. For starters, there are basic safety …More
The Castle of Monalto is located east of Siena in an area known as La Berardenga in Chianti Tuscany.
Castello Monalto has a long history and there has been a castle on the site since the 6th century.
Montalto in Toscana overlooked an important medieval road that was a gateway to the Mediterranean Sea and was of …More
Many, many years ago on my first around the world trip I arrived in Prague. Back then it was a very different place.
Prague had been suffering from 40 years of state sponsored neglect, beautiful old building that had survived World War 2 were run down due to the lack of time and money spent on …More
Picking a wedding spot must be one of the most difficult choices a couple has to make. The place has to benefit from a nice location and enjoy a scenic setting. The place has to be big enough to house all the party: all the friends, the distant and first-degree relatives, the friends of the …More
Simplify Your Traveling This Holiday Season
Whether you are going back home to visit your family or you are planning an exotic getaway, traveling during the holiday season can be quite challenging; not least of all because everyone else is doing the same. Crowds and long waits can really …More
This article is for people who are starting or have started to sell rooms on AirBnB to make extra money for themselves on this sharing platform.
In Australia our climate is so changeable that you will probably need a good air-conditioning system for your rooms.
You have the choice of 3 different types of system.
Wall Hung Split …More
Naples in summer can be a hot and unpleasant place to be as a traveller, but a short trip away is a wonderful coastal area which has been a haven to travellers for centuries.
The Neapolitan Riviera is Italy’s most idyllic holiday spot that has been popular over many centuries. The Neapolitan Riviera …More
So you’re thinking making some extra coin renting out your spare room. There’s plenty of things to think about and some expense before you start making some filthy lucre.
Your room must have furniture so what should you consider when you are buying furniture? Choice of furniture can be sorted into two things, function or form. Think what pieces …More
When you are travelling through Austria and you are in Vienna it is an ideal opportunity to spend a weekend in Budapest. Budapest is easily accessible from the Austrian capital by high speed train from Vienna Meidling Station or Vienna Haupthahnhof.
The train from Vienna to Budapest runs 15 …More
If you’re anything like me a major reason for wanting to travel has been the effect that literature has had on my up bringing and the curiosity of wanting to see what you have read about. I believe that the more you read the more likely that you at least wish to travel …More
Currently the majority of Australians don’t drink enough water and up to 75% of us are dehydrated. While travelling proper hydration is essential to good health and happy travels.
Here are 10 Health Benefits to staying properly hydrated.
Reduces High Blood Pressure
Halt Allergies and Asthma
Reduces Acne and Aging of the Skin
Stop High Cholesterol
Eliminates Digestive Disorders
Flush out …
Sometimes in the busy business lives that we live, time becomes precious and in your business sometimes that time is best spent on your core business activities.
One of the things that can be a real time waster can be food preparation whether that be for a function you are running or for your tour that …More
One of the most common problems and apprehensions about travelling to foreign lands is a person’s inability to communicate in the local language. It is something that is a shock to many people and particularly to Anglophiles that are travelling for the first time. This is certainly true if you are hoping to work in …More
One thing I have come realise very quickly since becoming a full-time blogger is how much time can be consumed with social media.
I am being very pro-active about increasing the size of my Social Media accounts and you can easily spend large amounts of time on Social media when you should be creating content not …More
If you’re heading down to Australia, you might have a road trip already planned…..if you don’t you definitely should! There’s over 817,000 kilometers of roads in the country.
If you planned a trip from Sydney (in the south-east) to Perth (Western Australia), it would take you nearly two whole days to drive there.
In other words, Australia …More
There are a number of reasons why having a stag party in Prague is a great idea and they are not all you think.
Firstly, everyone will tell you that Eastern Europe generally has a lot of things going for it rather than going to London for a legs up big night on the town. You …More
Is Classic Holiday a scam? Few Points that Validates Classic Holidays a Signature of Excellence
The world’s most recognized holiday club, Classic Holidays, has been helping families enjoy exceptional holidays since 1978. It is their forte to take care of their members in every way with their travel requirements. In all these years they have reached …More
Imagine, one day ago you were in the office in London staring at your computer screen thinking about all the places you’d rather be. It’s mid afternoon, the next 3 hours will feel like an eternity, it’s Friday and lunch felt like it happened hours ago but you’ve only been back 30 minutes, sitting, staring …More
On a summers day in August 79AD the people of Pompeii were going about their everyday tasks oblivious to the danger watching over them.
The previous day was Vulcanalia (the festival for the Roman God of Fire) and in honour of the day Mount Vesuvius was likely speaking to the people. Little did they know it …More
One of the great things about the internet now is the ability to access large amounts of information to research your trip so you can get the most out of your travels. You can now find information about the things that interest you, whether that is food, history cultural sites or any other past-time that …More
Are you about to travel to South America and are visiting Argentina?
Argentina is one of the most interesting countries in South America with a large amount of major tourist attractions
In Buenos Aires you can learn to tango, see a local football game or the polo and so many historic buildings to see.
And so many other …More
When everyone thinks of the Gold Coast the first thing that springs to mind are the theme parks. But what about the adults, what do they do when they visit the Gold Coast?
There are plenty of adult things to do away from the main theme park stretch of the Gold Coast nowhere near the screaming …More
A lot of preparation can go into making sure you’re not one of those travellers that comes home with a woeful story of being ripped off or injured overseas. You can spend hours researching local scams, the best accommodation available and the locks you’ll get to protect the camera and phone tucked in …More
Renting a luxury villa in Sicily can open up a world of opportunities and experiences that you would not normally get from staying in a large hotel. If you want to find a villa that is right for you and your family, you need the right agent who not only understands the area but also …More
It’s been many years since I’ve been to Vienna now but it holds many fond memories for me. I visited the city 3 times on my first trip to Europe, a 9 month trip of eating, drinking and having a good crack at womanising.
Being a lover of great food I remember well going to this …More
The thought of Tuscany brings evocative images into my mind. The sun setting behind a vineyard as you snack on olives and sip on your glass of wine.
I guess everyone gets a different picture in their mind when they think if a certain place and that’s my image of Tuscany.
One place where you can satisfy …More
Sailing the Adriatic Sea is a great way to spend your vacation. The blue sea , a wonderful climate and historic ports to visit will make this the most wonderful trip of a lifetime.
Sailing holidays in Croatia can take you to some fantastic, historic towns on the Dalmatian Coast.
The Dalmatian coast offers a number of …More
One of the most popular areas of India for a beach location is the ex Portuguese colony of Goa.
Goa is best known for its many beaches and its wonderful cuisine.
You can dine on many seafood dishes and great curries that are distinct to the region.
Fifteen kilometers from Panjim, the Goan capital, is Candolim Beach.
The beach …More