Category: Travel

How to save money when booking hotels online

Many people now choose to create their own holidays, booking flights and accommodation themselves, rather than via package company. It can be a good idea to book your own accommodation especially if you are...

5 of the best cycling destinations in Europe

If you are thinking about a long-distance cycling tour in Europe, where should you go? Cyclist Bryan Davis has chosen some of his favourites. Long-distance cycling is not just a sport or a way...

Top reasons to visit the Highlands of Scotland

Living in Glasgow, the Scottish Highlands are almost on my doorstep and I visit this area frequently, especially to hike. Whatever the season, the views of mountains, hills, lochs, glens and coast are often...

10 of the best train journeys in Europe

There is something very exciting about taking a train journey through a country or a new region. Sitting back in a comfortable train seat and watching the world slip by is a wonderful experience....

6 ways to stay clean while travelling

Staying clean is not always easy while travelling. You might be in a rural area or a tropical region where fresh water and washing facilities are rare. If you are bike packing or back...

6 safety tips for female travellers

Whether you’re new to travelling, or you’re someone with lots of experience, staying safe when you’re on your adventures should always be at the forefront of your mind. If staying safe whilst you’re abroad...