Stunning island scenery

Havelock Island – the Ultimate Backpacker Destination?

Where is Havelock Island? Well, if you want to know that,  how to get to Havelock Island and all the information you could want and possibly more, check out what…

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The finest beaches in Indonesia

How I learnt to surf in the paradise of Kuta, Lombok

Lying chest down on my board, gently bobbing up and down, I wait for the big one, the wave that I will catch, rise up like a phoenix and triumphantly…

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Visiting Sicily

Portopalo di Capo Passero, a magical place of beaches and sunsets

 Overview: Portopalo di Capo Passero is a traditional old fishing village that really makes you feel as though you are travelling back into time, to an ancient and unforgettable world that…

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The beaches of southern Lombok

Exploring Kuta, Lombok, in 72 hours

 Overview: Kuta, in southern Lombok, is a truly special area with plenty of stunning beaches to explore. I visited myself a couple of years ago when I learnt to surf…

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The Ultimate Guide to Alishan National Scenic Area in Taiwan

 Overview: I could probably fit what I know about Taiwan on a postage stamp . . . in fact . . . even that would be optimistic. However, if you…

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The Island of Moorea in the South Pacific

Is Moorea just for honeymooners?

 Overview: Where is Moorea? I had no idea until Ilona, who runs her blog Top Travel Sights brought it to my attention in this great post. Tropical Paradise just for Honeymooners?…

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Where to go tubing in Laos, Vang Vieng

Tubing and Vang Vieng After Thirty

 Overview: To me, the idea of sitting in an inflatable rubber tube while casually drifting through a jungle river seems like the ideal way to spend a day. Throw in…

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Hiking to the Valley of Flowers in Northern India

Hiking to the Valley of Flowers National Park, India

 Overview: It’s always nice to hear a story about the place that started it all. Every blogger has a reason they started. Often it’s when you discover somewhere so beautiful…

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How to visit mont saint michel france

10 Idyllic Car-Free Destinations for a Magical Getaway

 Overview: Doesn’t that title just compel you to discover more? This great list comes from Shira Ungar of travel site Ecophiles, a site dedicated to embracing the wanderlust the resides…

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The best beaches in the world as chosen by travel bloggers

28 of the best beaches in the world as chosen by bloggers

Where is the best beach in the world? Well, the great thing about the word, best, is it’s all relative. You may like the cleanest beach, the beach with the…

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