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Crikey! Ten things you never knew about Australia….

You might know what a billabong is, but are a few more things you (possibly) never knew about our favourite land Down Under…

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Foreign language hiccups… Do you know your cajones from your cojones??

Us Brits aren’t particularly known for our language skills when abroad… Happily however, there are many people out there who DO make an effort with foreign languages – Unfortunately, their efforts do not always go to plan!

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Stop the Press! Apparently travel makes you more attractive…

As if you needed ANY more reason to go travel, but here’s one more…travel apparently makes you more attractive to the opposite sex…

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Is a charity challenge on your bucket list for 2013?

If you’ve got the urge to do something different in 2013 and want to see the world and push your physical limits at the same time, here are a few suggestions to get the juices flowing…

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Love around the Globe…

This Valentine’s Day we thought we’d take a quick look at ‘love’ around the globe and explore some of the different traditions that exist when it comes to displays of affection…

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Fantastic Fireworks From Around the Globe…

“Remember, remember the 5th of November”. Those of you who aren’t familiar with Bonfire Night in the UK may not have a clue what I’m going on about, so here’s a little background information for you… On the 5th of

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Sunsets and Beer: The true essence of travelling…

Some of our best travel memories involve sitting by a river or ocean in a far flung land and sipping beer as the sun goes down. You really can’t beat that feeling of utter contentment as the sun warms both

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Five unusual delicacies to taste on your travels..!

One of the joys of travelling is sampling local foods, wines and delicacies. Food is an important part of the cultural fabric in countries all around the world, so trying local dishes is one way to ‘live like the locals.’

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Can you guess where this was taken?

Having just been asked by Brett Domue of Our Tasty Tavels to identify one of our photos, we thought we’d post another one to see just how many of you can guess where in the world it was taken? [singlepic

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My 7 Links – An opportunity to ‘look back’ at past posts!

We were recently nominated by @christinahegele (thank you Christina!) to take part in the My 7 Links Project created by Tripbase. The name of the game is to create and share seven long gone but not forgotten blog posts that

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