cove of catalonia at dusk
Adventures, Stories

Dusk and Dawn: Adventure 1 – The Rocky Path

As lockdown restrictions are slowly relaxed, we in Spain can once again enjoy some close to home walking and biking adventures. Living with the mountains in view of my home, they seem so far away during the days of the Covid-19 confinement. The sea, at the end of my street that I’d so often taken… Continue reading Dusk and Dawn: Adventure 1 – The Rocky Path

traditional food of georgia
News

Join in World Food Travel Day from Home

The World Food Travel Association creates a way for everyone to enjoy World Food Travel day from home. As a reason to create and enjoy global local cuisines, World Food Travel Day is celebrated on 18th April. Starting in 2019, this year will see the second event celebrated differently to the first as people across… Continue reading Join in World Food Travel Day from Home

Destinations, News

Visit Hannover from Home

Travelling without moving initiative launches in Germany offering visitors a virtual holiday in Hannover through 360-degree digital tours. Everyone can now take virtual tours of Hannover, situated on the River Liene in Germany without having to leave home. The city, famous for its annual Oktoberfest is also home to the Maschsee manmade lake, The Royal… Continue reading Visit Hannover from Home

Destinations

When Cruising Becomes Adventurous Thrill Seeking

Claiming they are adventures to remember forever a variety of cruise lines also offer a range of on shore adventure activities to attract thrill seekers. Whilst many cruise passengers set sail to relax, sun search, explore different destinations, discover various cultures or admire the natural scenery, Carnival Corporations plc have announced how cruise lines are… Continue reading When Cruising Becomes Adventurous Thrill Seeking

travel and adventure show 2020
News

Over 1,000 Exhibitors to Attend Travel and Adventure Shows in 2020

Destinations including Mongolia, Croatia, Spain and Japan are to be showcased at American global travel exhibitions throughout the year. Bringing together global travel companies, professionals and enthusiasts The Travel and Adventure shows are to be held across the U.S. With the aim to inspire, educate and entertain each show boasts additional activities, educational seminars and… Continue reading Over 1,000 Exhibitors to Attend Travel and Adventure Shows in 2020

panoramic picture of the mountains in huesco from the pico de aguila hike
Adventures, Stories

Hiking in Huesca

From mushroom picking to taking a peek at the snow capped mountains of the Pyrenees, this was an unexpected hike in Aragon. When heading out for a walk, somehow, we always manage to reach some mountain peak.  This woodland walk searching for mushrooms was no different, as we ended up 1,623 metres high and taking… Continue reading Hiking in Huesca

Destinations, News

New Europe and North Africa Walking Tours with Country Walkers

Leading walking adventures company has introduced new guided routes in Scotland, Switzerland, Croatia, Iceland, Slovenia, the Danube River and Morocco. Providing travellers with the opportunity to partake in guided walking holidays whilst also having time to explore independently, Country Walkers have introduced a series of Flex-Guided tours.  The collection of new destinations and itineraries include… Continue reading New Europe and North Africa Walking Tours with Country Walkers

Adventures, Stories

Celebrating the Feast of Saint John’s Eve in Catalonia

Fire runs, fireworks, beach parties and outdoor concerts, the Catalans know how to celebrate Saint John’s Eve. I must have drifted off to sleep at some point as when I awoke it was peaceful again, after creating memories of the fiestas of Sant Joan that will stay with me for a lifetime. Driving around the… Continue reading Celebrating the Feast of Saint John’s Eve in Catalonia

News

Study Confirms That Travelling Improves Mental Health

Taking holidays, travelling and partaking in wellbeing activities all have a positive effect on a person’s mental health, confirms a study by Travelzoo. More than 10,700 Travelzoo members responded to a health and wellness survey in April 2019. The participants were from the UK, France, Spain, Germany, Australia, USA, Canada, China and Hong Kong. 83%… Continue reading Study Confirms That Travelling Improves Mental Health

Books, News, Reviews

Travel Memoir Becomes Best Seller

Revealing tales of food, love and life, the memoir of a digital nomad has become an international best seller. Have Laptop Will Travel: Memoirs of a Digital Nomad from Philip Nicozisis reveals how the author spent a year living in 12 cities, over 10 countries of four continents, whilst digitally running a successful business. Described… Continue reading Travel Memoir Becomes Best Seller