Why Spending £10 Extra on Travel Can Change Your Weekend

Take the National Express when your life’s in a mess It’ll make you smile.    My life isn’t in a mess at all, however, it could have been a couple of weeks ago when I made the money saving decision to get the coach to London. (Note – I had a fantastic weekend seeing the…

Our Favourite Coffee Shops (Worldwide List!)

Going for coffee is one of our favourite things to do wherever we are, so this blog post was a must-write. If you’re anything like us and are looking for that next hit of caffeine – read on! Beijing, China Soloist Coffee Co. is close to the entrance of the Art District, and is a…

How Instagram Travel Accounts Travel Permanently

Previously on our website we have posted a ‘Behind the Scenes’ of our Instagram and Blog, which you can read here. This morning I was interested to see Buzzfeed post an article about new research that shows Instagram is having negative effects on mental health and psychology – well, this is something we already know…

Travel Etiquette – Part Deux

Around a year ago we wrote a ‘Travel Couple Etiquette’ post. After our recent trip driving the vineyards of France, we realised that there was scope for a ‘Part Deux’ – there’s nothing like intense camping time to learn more about travel couple etiquette! Putting Up Tents R: We have been together for six years…

Our Travel Bucket List (Inspiration for your own!)

Ah the travel bucket list, something that we add to all the time. We have been so lucky in our adventures to date, and have done some incredible things. We have bathed baby elephants in Malaysia, and trekked through the world’s oldest tropical rainforest (Taman Negara). We have seen the pyramids in Egypt, the Taj…

A Snapshot of Kuala Lumpur

This is an exciting snapshot for us to write, because it is all about one of our favourite cities in the world, Kuala Lumpur. Within this city you have it all, the best food, the best drinks, and some sweet jazz for your ears. Truly, Kuala Lumpur is home to some amazing experiences. Read on…

What to Look for in a Travelling Backpack

Getting prepped for a long stint of travel? Buying all of the items that you need can be fun, but buying a travel rucksack/backpack is a serious business! This is going to be your best friend for your journey. It will be slept on, thrown around, stuffed to breaking point and shoved in tight compartments….

Travelling in Taxis…Sofia.

Here is the next instalment in our ‘Travelling in Taxis’ series, this time focussing on Sofia, Bulgaria. While we have had mixed experiences of taxi journey’s in Bulgaria (including a time when a taxi driver got angry with us for asking him to take us to the airport), our first ever taxi journey pleased us…

A Snapshot of Amsterdam

Amsterdam! The place that some call ‘The City of Sin’…well, it isn’t that in our opinion. It is a city filled with beauty, from incredible listed houses that line the canals, to collections of art that will astound you. Let’s dig a little deeper… When to Visit: Is there a bad time to visit Amsterdam?…

A Snapshot of New York

Here’s a snapshot I have wanted to write for a while, because New York is definitely one of my favourite cities in the world. Let’s go! (Quick note – there is a plethora of information about NYC. This is written assuming that you already know that it would be awesome to go to the ‘Top…