Europe

Is Chernobyl proof that there is still hope for our future?

Is Chernobyl proof that there is still hope for our future?

The single biggest man made disaster in the history of the world. The nuclear meltdown at Chernobyl was an accident of epic proportions worsened by the refusal of major powers to admit to the problem (sound familiar?). But it’s not all doom and gloom as […]

A Game of Thrones guide to Northern Ireland

A Game of Thrones guide to Northern Ireland

GOT fan? If you’ve already visited Kings Landing in Croatia the next top spot for fans of the Iron Throne is a quiet corner of the UK. Visit Winterfell, the Iron Islands, the Kings Road and Dragonstone on an easy road trip around the lush […]

Taking A Road Trip Through The Baltic’s – Plus VISA FREE St Petersburg and Minsk

Taking A Road Trip Through The Baltic’s – Plus VISA FREE St Petersburg and Minsk

Why visit three countries when you can go to five? The Baltic’s are an epic road trip by themselves but added with their Russian neighbours, St Petersburg and Minsk, they are an insight in to a totally different side to the Europe you know. Here […]

10 Weird and Wonderful Things to Do in St Petersburg, Russia

10 Weird and Wonderful Things to Do in St Petersburg, Russia

St Petersburg is, to me, like Paris (with better driving obviously) in the respect that there is just so much to do and see. Every building is a palace of some sort, great Cathedrals lie around every corner with huge parks and boulevards giving the […]

How to visit Russia Visa Free – A simple guide to visiting St Petersburg by ferry

How to visit Russia Visa Free – A simple guide to visiting St Petersburg by ferry

Getting a visa puts a lot of people off visiting Russia as it can be a lengthy and expensive process but did you know you can visit totally visa free? Just enter St. Petersburg by cruise or ferry and you are allowed to spend 72 […]

Top 10 European destinations you probably haven’t heard of

Top 10 European destinations you probably haven’t heard of

There’s no denying Europe is a great spot for your holiday, but the truth is it’s bloody packed! If you’ve ever tried to get up the Eiffel Tower, check out the Colosseum or visit Anne Frank’s house you’ll be well aware the queues are absolutely […]

Top 10 Things To Do In Liverpool

Top 10 Things To Do In Liverpool

Tom (@topcatravels) has given us some local insights into his home town. Traveller, tour guide and proud Scouser here he shares with us his top ten things to do in Liverpool. Check out his Instagram for more inspiration. View this post on Instagram Has a […]

10 Weird Things To Do In Budapest

10 Weird Things To Do In Budapest

Budapest is packed full of great things to do all day and night. From vintage shops to the infamous ruin bars of the old Jewish quarter here are 10 weird and wonderful things you can’t miss in this eclectic city. 1. Have a bath with […]

Top 10 Must Have Travel Apps For A Trip To Europe

Top 10 Must Have Travel Apps For A Trip To Europe

Travel is all about trying new things and getting lost not to mention a bit confused. But now with the help of technology not every experience has to be quite such a steep learning curve. There are a wealth of well known apps that make […]

The Top 5 Eats In Budapest

The Top 5 Eats In Budapest

I can’t think of Hungary without imagining a big hearty bowl of Goulash but that’s not all Budapest has to offer on the culinary scene. Due to a rich history and a modern day mix of cultures the food in the capital is unique not […]