When I am on my way to a new destination I like to mentally revise what I know about it and what my preconceptions of it are.
As the capital city of Canada, Ottawa is one of the most visited places in the country, and benefits from high tourism numbers every year. Although the city is the home of various government buildings, as well as a selection of traditional restaurants, not all of the city is doom and gloom.
In fact, there is so much to see and do here, you won’t know where to start! Continue reading
Don’t you just love turning up somewhere for the first time and realising that you have stumbled upon one of the best cities in the world? Continue reading
There are many different ways of enjoying the time you spend in a new city, you might want to walk around the most famous, historic parts of the place or look out the popular shops and restaurants which it is known for.
If you’ve got green fingers or just love flowers, then South Africa could be the destination for you. With an incredible range of flora and some of the world’s greatest gardens, you’re in for a treat. Continue reading
One of the great things about going to a place you have never heard much about is that you won’t know what to expect once you get there. This is what happened to me when I spent some time in Ecuador a few years ago. Continue reading
One of the factors which make me look abroad for my travel ideas is that there are few places in the UK where you can truly feel far from modern civilisation, which is how I like it. One such place, though, is Iona, a magical island off the west coast of Scotland. Continue reading
So – should you bother with Bodrum? In a word, yes. This place is an absolutely wonderful holiday destination that you really must take into your thinking if you’re planning a spring, summer or even autumn break any time soon. Continue reading
21st century, the era of substance, innovation, Ethernet or internet and making big bucks with ease. Gone are the days when one had to plough the fields, ram up the trees, buckle up the boots and work hard day in and day out to earn bread and butter.
Iguazu Falls has three times as much water passing through it as Niagara Falls and it is one of the most amazing places on the planet to spend time. It is set in middle of a tropical forest and is ranked as one of the most scenic waterfalls around. Continue reading