Archive | March, 2012

Free Book Givaway – How to travel the world for free (using your blog)

I am now giving away my eBook – “How to travel the world for free (using your blog)” to anyone who subscribes to my mailing list. You can subscribe (also for free) in the box below. I plan to giveaway more freebies to existing subscribers of my mailing list in the coming weeks and months, […]

Tips for Camping Holidays in France

Today’s post was written by Tom Watson on behalf of Thomson Al Fresco. When asked to think of a camping holiday many people can recall a cold and wet experience somewhere within the British Isles. While the plucky Brits can often make the most of a bad situation and enjoy a trip regardless of what […]

Picture Post: Runaway Jane in Morocco (With Busabout)

First Impressions of Essaouira, Morocco

Essaouira is a beach town on the coast of Morocco, around 2 hours drive from Marrakech. I spent 3 days there as an add on to my Busabout 8 day tour of Marrakech & the Sahara. It’s a really cool little town, and is actually somewhere I am considering as a base in the near future […]

Where everybody knows your name…

For those of you who have travelled or travel long term, you’ll know what I’m talking about when I say it’s nice sometimes to just be somewhere with people who know you. I don’t mean someone you met last night at a backpacker bar, I mean people who really know you – good friends or family. […]

Looking for trip ideas? Try Busabout…

The of you who’ve been following me on twitter or facebook may have seen my updates about my recent trip to Morocco. I recently took an 8 day trip of Marrakech & the Sahara Desert with the tour company Busabout. I can honestly say this was one of if not the best trips I have ever taken part […]

Reasons to step outside the captial: Visit York…

With the London 2012 Olympics coming soon to the UK and many visitors expected to descend on the UK to watch and take part in it, I wanted to remind people that as cool as London is there is more to Britain than simply the capital city! So many people visit England and never set foot outside of […]

First Impressions of Marrakech… It’s Mental!

Marrakech is madness! I love it! However, it can also be a bit overwhelming at times… especially in the beginning. I learned and experienced more during my week or so in Marrakech than I have in any European city, and I was only just an hour and a bit away from Madrid by plane into North Africa! In Marrakech […]

3 Moroccan Meals You Should Try…

One thing I love most about travelling is getting to taste the local cuisine wherever I go. Having just spent 2 weeks in Morocco, these were 3 yummy staple dishes that the country had to offer, and that I recommend you try should you wash up on Moroccan shores! All of the following were meals […]

A Book Lovers Guide To Edinburgh

Today’s post was written by the folks at Sky Scanner! 🙂 Bookworms the world over will know the joy of visiting a city that has strong ties to some of their favourite authors and bookshops, and Edinburgh is lucky to have plenty of both. As the world’s first UNESCO City of Literature, you can expect the Scottish […]