Affordable Celebrity Style Summer Holiday

We are all jealous of these places we see in the magazines of the destinations the celebrities head to on their downtime, but these places are all real and really affordable to people like you and me. You can enjoy a celebrity summer styled holiday on the remarkable Greek island of Crete and not break the bank. The clear blue waters off the Cretan shores have even seen celebrities such as world acclaimed footballer Ronaldo and super model Irina Shayk...

3 Easy Ways to Satisfy Your Wanderlust

It’s tough when you’ve been bitten by the travel bug but either can’t afford to go off jet setting or find commitments such as work holding you back from your dreams. However, there’s no need to despair just yet, you can still get away from it all and satisfy your wanderlust, just on a smaller scale. Check out these 3 easy ways today and get away from it all the smart way.   Motorhomes You may be thinking that you...

The 5 Best Places to Stay in Cornwall

Cornwall is England’s most popular county for tourism and it’s not surprising when you take in the vast natural beauty and varied landscape. Cornwall will captivate you with it’s rolling hills, unruly moors, dramatic cliffs and that seemingly never-ending coast line. Bask on the beaches, cycle over the hills, wander through the quaint fishing villages and discover the culture of traditional Celtic Cornwall. There is something for everyone, whether you’re wanting a family holiday, romantic break or wild week away...

4 Good Reasons to Visit the Shetland Islands

The subarctic archipelago of Scotland known as Shetland consists of more than 100 individual islands, so the attraction is obvious from the perspective of leisure and tourism. Shetland possesses a whole wealth of pastimes that are sufficient to appeal to almost any type of person, so here are 4 of the most popular activities that Shetland has to offer. Shetland is home to a whole range of amazing wildlife. Shetland is one of the most iconic bird watching retreats in...

Kick-starting Your Holiday This Summer

Summer is finally here and it’s time to take a holiday.  There’s never been more choice when it comes to holidays, and for many the choice can be overwhelming. It helps to review the options out there, and for that sort of research the internet is a great resource. For UK based holidays, Hoseasons is the leading UK provider, so their website is a good starting point. You can visit them at www.hoseasons.co.uk and see if they can make a...

FIVE LEGENDARY STAG-DO GETAWAYS

Getting married is as much about your mates as it is about settling down with the love of your life, let’s face it. Chances are, the bride and groom have been living together already for half a decade and already own a car, a garden shed and all the kitchen appliances they could ever need. The wedding has been in the works for a while and the plans have taken the best part of two years to finalise. Of course,...

Great Great Britain

With the recession in full swing and the summer holidays approaching fast, ditch the foreign holidays and why not explore Britain itself instead of jetting away. People take for granted the beauty of your own country and what it has to offer, so here is a little guide to the stunning sites and exciting things to do right here in Great Britain. Northern Ireland Northern Ireland is the smallest country in Britain but is certainly not one to be forgotten...

Cutting the Stress of a Long Journey

London is chock-a-block with transport opportunities. From buses to trains to planes, if you want to get anywhere cheaply or conveniently, it’s best to start from London. With St. Pancras International Station, Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports, as well as the fantastic underground railway, by starting your journey in London you’re sure to cut down the stress and cost of travelling from anywhere else in the UK. A quick comparison on the websites of airline companies like EasyJet or British...

Making Steps to Mecca

 The ‘hajj’ is one of the most important journeys a Muslim can make. The site has been of religious and spiritual importance long before the existence of Islam, with visitors to the area recorded for thousands of years before the time of the Prophet Muhammad, who you can find out about here, in the 7th century. It is decreed that every Muslim should make the trip at least once in their lifetime, if they are in state of istita’ah, which...

Kefalonia and its Beaches

  Many people go on holiday in order to see new sights, hear new sounds and generally experience a whole new world they had hitherto not witnessed before. Adventure is their calling; if they’re not scaling a cliff side or traversing the depths of some previously unexplored ocean, they’re sat at the bar ordering the most lethal hot sauce for their chips or having a heated drink-off with the locals. Holidays for them are an opportunity to push themselves to...