Holbox – The island paradise away from the crowds of Cancun

Holbox – The island paradise away from the crowds of Cancun

If you want to get off the beaten path in Mexico’s Caribbean coast, Holbox is the answer. Get back to nature and away from the crowds. Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Cozumel can feel a little tourist heavy. But make the extra effort to get…

Petra in pictures – plus tips before you go

Petra in pictures – plus tips before you go

Jordan is a wonderfully welcoming country. Whether you choose to stay in the capital Amman or the up and coming port city of Aqaba, that lies on Jordan’s small slice of the Red Sea, Petra is an easy day trip with a lot to offer!…

Diving in the Red Sea – Aqaba, Jordan

Diving in the Red Sea – Aqaba, Jordan

Jordan may not be the most well known place for diving in the Red Sea. Neighbours like Israel and Egypt often top lists of the best places to dive in the world but Jordan has it’s own unique slice of the Red Sea ripe to…

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…

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…

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…

How To Visit Chernobyl, Ukraine; Know Before You Go

How To Visit Chernobyl, Ukraine; Know Before You Go

View this post on Instagram This used to be a funhouse 🎶 Pripyat’s theme park never actually opened before the nuclear disaster of Chernobyl in April 1986. Now it just sits rusting and empty unlike the city of Chernobyl which has a few hardy permanent…

10 Weird Things To Do In Kiev

10 Weird Things To Do In Kiev

Kiev is a city full of surprises. It’s not as flashy as Paris or as romantic as Rome but it is super quirky and packed full of interesting history, art, culture and great food. Plus, compared to Western Europe, the prices are amazing! You wouldn’t…

The Top 5 Eats In Kiev

The Top 5 Eats In Kiev

Kiev is so trendy it rivals Berlin and Budapest for great spots to eat at. A meal is an ordeal here, but in a good way. Better yet are the prices! The foodie scene is exploding with tastes from all over the world. Some of…