Archive | April, 2012

5 Reasons You Should Come To Bologna!

Right now I’m in Bologna, Italy, in the region of Emilia Romagna. I’m here as part of a press trip to the area called ‘BlogVille‘. It’s sort of a cool initiative brought together by the Emilia Romagna Tourism Board to bring bloggers to the region and check out all it has to offer. Our base here […]

Photo of the Week – Rooftop View of Bologna

Insights And Revelations From “Travel Bloggers Unite” (TBU) Umbria #TBUMBR

Today marks the end of the Travel Bloggers Unite conference held in Umbria, Italy. For those of you who are not travel bloggers, or who may not be familiar with TBU.. It is essentially a place where travel bloggers and those working in the travel industry come to meet, network, connect, and work out how they can best work […]

Are you programmed NOT to travel?

When I was little it seemed that the sky was the limit for what you wanted to be when you grew up. Children have an unlimited imagination when they are young. I remember being asked that question aged 3 or 4 about what I wanted to be when I grew up… I gave 3 answers. First I […]

Fromage Phrase: A Cheese Lovers Guide to France

Today’s post was brought to you (and written) by Sky Scanner. Love them or loathe them, there’s one thing that you can’t deny about the French: they have impeccable taste. They seem to be able to excel at anything they turn their hand to, gastronomically: from some of the best wines in the world to […]

Why are some hotels lacking in service compared to hostels?

I recently did something I never normally do. I went to a resort and stayed in a hotel. My reason for going to a resort for a few days was to visit my parents while they were on holiday in Spain. I was already in the country, in a city nearby, so it seemed to make sense […]

Tips for planning your trip to Cambodia, Angkor Wat, and beyond…

Today’s post was brought to you (and written) by Travel Indochina. Planning your holidays in Cambodia should be a pleasure, not a chore. Researching, reading, trawling review sites or speaking with good tour operators is part of the fun. To make things a little easier we’ve put together a list of must-sees in Cambodia. From […]

How to be a solo traveller and never feel lonely…

All too often people put their travels off or don’t go at all because they don’t have anyone to go with. There are many reasons why it may be hard for you to find a travel partner back home. Maybe you’re friends are too busy studying, working, can’t get time off, don’t have the funds, […]