The Villages of Sierra Francia Salamanca

Every time I visit the Sierra de Francia mountains, and I’m lucky I have family there so visits are regular, I fall in love with the place all over again….

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Plan your visit to Segovia

Day trip to Segovia from Madrid: How to get there and what to do

Getting to Segovia from Madrid by train makes a day trip to Segovia easy. How to get there and what to do in the Roman city famed for its iconic aqueduct.

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Discovering Jimmy's School in Siem Reap

Discovering Jimmy’s School in Siem Reap

Visiting Angkor Watt is surely close to the top of many traveller itineraries when in South East Asia, the majority of which will be staying in the town of Siem…

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The colourful houses of Cuenca

A weekend in Cuenca, Castilla-La Mancha

Part One – Cuenca and the Hanging Houses Skip to part two: Nacimiento Del Río Curevo and Los Callejones, also be sure to check out the Weekend in Cuenca Vlog…

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Milk Baby Scam Siem Reap

Be aware: Siem Reap’s “Milk for the baby” scam

Siem Reap is wonderful, the people are fascinating; the nightlife has a great buzz and of course the place to stay while visiting the temples of Angkor Wat which are…

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Insider tips: 19 of the best things to do Bury St Edmunds

I spend so much time writing about other places, so I thought why not take a moment to reflect on the place I call home and introduce you to some…

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Motorbike on the Samoeng Loop

A scary night on the Samoeng Loop

As I write, I think I am about to die in some horrific way. I am trying to get some sleep in a place called Samoeng Resort, just outside a…

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Looking back to the copper coloured peaks

The best places in Lanzarote to visit: your island guide

I’ll be straight up about it, although Lanzarote has a mixed reputation around Europe, even attracting some unflattering nicknames such as Lanza-grotty, a little bit of me fell in love…

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How to visit the Thailand Monkey Temple

Visiting Thailand’s Lopburi Monkey Temple: Advice and FAQs

What you need to know about Thailand’s most famous monkey temple in Lopburi before you go. How to get there how to get the monkeys off you!

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How to visit the Lanzarote Vineyards

Discover Lanzarote Wine: 10 Top Vineyards You Can Visit

Welcome to La Geria – home to the Lanzarote vineyards The vineyards of Lanzarote are unlike anything I have ever experienced before. The immense challenge that the volcanic landscape of…

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