How To Locate A Top Notch Hotel In Hull

A very good friend of mine recently asked if I would do the honour of being his best man. I have to say that this request came as somewhat of a shock as I had imagined that he would have asked his brother. But was it a happy shock? Well if I am being honest the answer...
Read More ⟶

A Visitor’s Guide to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Introduction to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico Playa Del Carmen is a scenic resort town on the coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. The town is unique because unlike some resorts that have a kitschy Mexican theme to appeal to American tourists, Playa Del Carmen has...
Read More ⟶

From wasteland to theatre of dreams – London’s Olympic Park in Stratford

After the London 2012 team won the bid to host the Olympics in 2005, plans were put in place to redevelop vast expanses of urban wasteland in the east of London to host the summer games. An expectant audience got its first look at the newly regenerated park in...
Read More ⟶

Best Cities in America for Nightlife

American cities look wonderful by day, but to truly get a feel for their local culture you have to stick around until after nightfall. For in the evening towns and cities across the States come alive. America’s cities offer some of the best, and most diverse, night...
Read More ⟶

A Day in Amsterdam: What Not To Miss

Image via Wikipedia The capital city of the Netherlands, Amsterdam, is famed for its canals, culture and coffee shops.  As a final farewell to undergraduate life, I spent two nights there with the University History Society last summer, and have been aching to return...
Read More ⟶

What to Look for in a Vacation Rental Property

If you are planning a dream getaway, then your accommodations can make or break your vacation enjoyment. Therefore, it is important that you do ample research before you make that reservation, especially when it comes to rental properties. Here are some suggestions for...
Read More ⟶

The Best Diving Spots in Gran Canaria

Commonly known as a destination for the partying tourist, Gran Canaria has been the hub of holidaying Europeans for many years. However, step out of the party scene and away from the hotels and Gran Canaria is one of the best diving spots in the world. Gran Canaria is...
Read More ⟶

On the Outlaw Trail: Find Robin Hood in Nottingham

Robin Hood is one of England’s most popular heroes and if film and TV have taught us anything, it’s that he lives in Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire. Although he has medieval origins, plenty of 21st century tourists are hot on the outlaw trail, travelling to the...
Read More ⟶

Working Abroad for Six Months – Have You Thought of Everything Where Money is Concerned?

Working abroad is an enticing option for many people who want to help others, explore new nations, and have an unforgettable experience while learning and growing as individuals.  Unlike working for a large company or institution at home, working abroad can expose you...
Read More ⟶

Steakhouses in Dubai – Not What You May Expect

Steak cooked on a BBQ and the Islamic Call to Prayer may not seem to have much in common, but a visit to Dubai soon reveals that both are on the menu if you visit this modern rich Muslim state which is often referred to as a city due to its small size. Dubai is the...
Read More ⟶