Lisbon – Top Destinations for 2017

This excerpt has been taken from the The Guardian's Top 40 Holiday Destinations for 2017. I will be visiting Lisbon in August so I'm hoping, and I'm sure it will, justify it's place on the list. Have you been to Lisbon? Comment below and let us know what recommendations you have. The Portuguese capital is an easy … Continue reading Lisbon – Top Destinations for 2017


Some Tuesday Travel Inspiration

One thing I noticed from travelling over the past few years is how many people now have GoPro's. Say what you want about selfie sticks looking a bit ridiculous but, they make for some damn good videos when you get home. Check out the video below from Kiwi traveller Logan Dodds, this video of his … Continue reading Some Tuesday Travel Inspiration

China Part 2 – Beijing & The Great Wall

After our whirlwind few days in Shanghai, it was time to head north to Beijing, the capital city of China. While Shanghai dazzled us with its modern high-rise buildings, Beijing amazed us with its history. Places like the Forbidden City and the vast Tiananmen Square are really worth visiting for their sheer scale and of … Continue reading China Part 2 – Beijing & The Great Wall

China Part 1 – Shanghai “The Pearl of the Orient”

Following a busy post-Christmas few weeks in college, I was lucky enough to be able to visit China for 8 days. This was organised through the college with the objective of giving students the chance to visit one of the most important countries in the world in terms of business and trade. Being home to … Continue reading China Part 1 – Shanghai “The Pearl of the Orient”