Archive | December, 2010

Top 5 places to spend New Year’s Eve

If you are looking for a last minute trip to spend New Years Eve, but can’t decide where, then the following 5 places are my top recommendations at the moment: Edinburgh Some may call me biased, but no matter where I go in the world, my home city of Edinburgh is always up there competing […]

Travel Tuesday Feature – Runaway Juno

Today’s Travel Tuesday (#TT) goes to another of the Runaway clan – Runaway Juno! Juno, for anyone who doesn’t already know, is a travel blogger born and brought up in Seoul, South Korea. What interests me most about Junos blog, and the reason I have chosen to feature it today, is that she chooses to […]

Sweden on a budget

Today’s guest post is by Jenn from Surviving Life in Sweden. Jenn is an American ex-pat who has been living in Sweden for almost a decade. She works as a language consultant for several large global companies, and as a freelance writer. She’s spent a lot of time travelling Scandinavia, and is also married to […]

Things to do in Mallorca

Today’s post was written by British Journalist, Kelly Garner. Kelly was first bitten by the travel bug on a 20 month RTW trip! She has since decided to combine her two passions, and become a travel writer. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]

Photo of the Week – Prague River Cruise

Top 5 things to do in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is the third largest and second most populated island in the Canary Islands. It is a popular destination all year round, due in most part to its position about 150 kilometres off the north western coast of Africa, meaning it has warm temperatures all year round, and also many cheap flights to Gran […]

5 tips for discovering Spain

With over 45 million tourists visiting every year, Spain is one of the most popular countries in the world! In the UK, and many other northern European countries, Spain is a particularly popular country to visit due to the many cheap flights available to many of its major destinations, and warm weather. Anyone on a […]

Photo of the Week – Inside the Scottish Parliament

New Site Design

For those of you visiting the site today, you may notice there have been a few major design changes. I’ve been playing about with the header design for some time now on With my own basic design skills however, I was never quite able to get what I wanted, and as a result the […]

Calling All Travel Writers!

I am currently seeking a number of people to guest post on my 3 travel blogs –,, and, while I allow myself some time off to work on other travel related projects. A background to each site: focuses on the RTW, backpacker style of travel. There’s a specific focus on providing […]