Must Have Experiences in Brisbane

Brisbane is one of Australia’s fastest growing cities and I can see why based on the incredible amount of things to see and do. Thanks to great urban planning, Brisbane is a really easy city to get around, and has a fantastic range of things to do, with beautiful, natural wonders right on its doorstep. From its flourishing restaurant, bar and cultural scene to its family friendly areas and beautiful attractions such as the stunning Moreton Bay, lapping on the city edge, there is something…

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Things to do in London over Easter weekend 2018

Easter has to be one of the best weekends in London. You get two whole extra days off to consume unhealthy amounts of chocolate and if you’re lucky, enough some springtime sunshine! There’s so much on offer in London over the Easter bank holiday weekend with spring fairs, Easter Egg hunts, exhibitions, church services and countless more to choose from! Here are our picks of some the best things that are happening in London over the 2018 Easter weekend.

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10 Reasons to go on Honeymoon to Iceland (in winter)

While most people choose sunkissed tropical locations for their honeymoon, we decided to do things differently and choose Iceland in winter. Did we have any regrets? Nope! It was an adventure of a lifetime. As adventure lovers, we found Iceland a beautiful blend of activities that got our adrenaline pumping as well as the perfect idyllic paradise to relax. Since the days were short, we finished our outdoor activities early and used the evenings to wind down, have a glass of wine or two and…

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Five Weekend Escapes from London

Weekend getaways can be one of the best types of holidays because you don’t need to use any of your precious leave! You can easily escape the hustle and bustle of London in order to relax and explore some of the beautiful countryside, towns and cities that are within an arms reach of the city. If you’re wondering where your weekend away from London may take you, then here are five fantastic choices that are perfect for a weekend escape!

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A Guide to Charming, Colonial Galle

UNESCO World Heritage Galle is a city on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. This gorgeous, historic city is perfect to wander on foot and is famous for the iconic Galle Fort, the fortified old city which was founded by Portuguese colonials in the 16th century. The stone sea walls enclose cobblestoned streets which feature architecture from each of the Sri Lanka’s Portuguese, Dutch and British rules. Galle is charming with its colonial buildings, churches, grand mansions, stylish cafes and restaurants, boutique shops and stunning…

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The Best European Destinations for Easter Sun

Easter falls quite early this year, over the last weekend of March and first weekend of April. By this point most people are sick of the rain, snow, ice, sleet and darkness and are craving some early summer sun. Easter can be a great long weekend to get away and grab some sunshine as the days are starting to get longer and many places in southern Europe are starting to warm up quite nicely. It is an ideal time of the year to take a…

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10 Reasons to go on Honeymoon to New York City

“… and New York is the most beautiful city in the world? It is not far from it. No urban night is like the night there. Squares after squares of flame, set up and cut into the aether. Here is our poetry, for we have pulled down the stars to our will.”  This quote from Ezra Pound perfectly describes my feelings toward this crazy, beautiful city. I was born and raised in Italy, while dreaming of New York and the “American Dream”. As soon as…

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Five of the Best Viewpoints in London

Most cities are often best taken in from high vantage points that offer panoramic views of the city around you. London is one of my favourite cities in the world, it’s a city you truly would never tire of and it has some truly brilliant viewpoints dotted around the city that give you an amazing view of this iconic city. Whilst there are countless amazing viewpoints around London, we’ve summed up five of our favourite London viewpoints that range from posh restaurants to viewing platforms,…

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Discover the Magic of the Melbourne Cup

If you are planning on experiencing the best that Melbourne has to offer, it’s highly recommended that you visit at the beginning of the Australian summer to experience the magic of the Melbourne Cup. Perfect for sports fanatics and those who enjoy experiencing local traditions on their travels, Flemington Racecourse is the setting for Australia’s richest handicap horse race, which also spans more than 150 years of racing tradition in the city. You’ll never have experienced anything quite like the Melbourne Cup Carnival as each year,…

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10 Reasons to go on Honeymoon to Bhutan

When we first got married, we didn’t immediately go on our honeymoon. Instead, we deferred our plans to a little later in the year so we could spend it in the secluded Himalayan nation of Bhutan on the northeast border of India (at the time, it was one of the last true monarchies in the world, but since then has switched to democracy—incredibly, on the orders of the king himself). We had heard a lot about Bhutan’s beautiful landscape and imposing Buddhist architecture, and decided…

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