• Montenegro

    Kotor, Montenegro

    Two hours by bus from the Montenegro capital of Podgorica, is the small city of Kotor, lying at the end of the mountainous Gulf of Kotor. Wrongly called ‘Europe’s Southern most fjord’, the Bay of Kotor is actually a ‘ria’, a submerged river canyon caused by tectonic movement. Surrounded by towering limestone mountains, Kotor boasts a stunning location with jaw dropping views for the approaching visitor whether arriving by road or by water. It is popular location for tourists as it is easily accessible from around Montenegro, by day trip from Dubrovnik in Croatia and from the Adriatic itself, evidenced…

  • Travel Tips

    How To Travel Safely With Children

    THE biggest fear and worry for any parent is how to keep their children safe.   Whether it is a trip to your local park, a familiar family holiday location, shopping or the wilds of Mongolia, keeping your children safe…

  • Travel Tips

    How Travel With Children – And Survive!

    Travelling with children is enjoyable and rewarding in many ways but it is not easy, stress free or simple! Don’t believe anyone that tells you it is! Those happy, smiley Instagram family travel photos do not show the tantrums, meltdowns…

  • Croatia

    Why You Should Visit Cavtat, Croatia

    The pretty Croatian coastal town of Cavtat (pronounced tsav-tat) lies 20 kilometres southeast of its more famous neighbour Dubrovnik. Situated just 6 kilometres from the international Ćilipi airport and 22 kilometres from the border with Montenegro, Cavtat is an ideal…

  • Montenegro

    One Day In Perast, Montenegro

    Perast is a small, stylish town perfectly positioned on the Bay Of Kotor overlooking the narrowest part of the Bay, the Verige Strait, towards Herceg Novi and the Adriatic. It is an easy trip from old town Kotor. Perast is…

  • Planning Tips

    Planning Where To Go and When

    Perhaps you have planned a big trip for years – complete with a non negotiable bucket list, a specific place you wish to visit, an event you want to experience – so you know exactly where you want to go…

  • Argentina

    Visiting Iguazu Falls From Argentina and Brazil

    Iguazu Falls is located in an idyllic, tropical forest location straddling the border between Brazil and Argentina. There is no avoiding the fact that a trip to this remote natural wonder, whether visiting from Argentina or Brazil, involves a long…

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    Argentina

    Top Tips For Visiting Iguazu Falls

    Visiting Iguazu Falls is a once in a lifetime experience. It is unmissable and unforgettable. I have compiled some tips to help you get the most out of your visit whether you are visiting from Argentina or Brazil.   Visit…

  • Iceland

    Top Tips For Visiting Iceland On A Budget

    Iceland is a wild, beautiful island of active volcanoes and breathtaking glaciers. It justly deserves the nickname of ‘The Land of Fire and Ice.’ In recent years it has become more affordable to visit this safe, friendly, country so it…

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    Stories From The Road

    Why And How We Travel

    Travel is not for everyone. Not everyone enjoys it and not everyone is able to do it. Despite many articles and blogs saying travel is possible, for some people it just isn’t – whether due to health, financial reasons or…

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    Iceland

    How Visit Reykjavik On A Budget

    Reykjavik is the northernmost capital city in the world and over 60% of the small population of Iceland live there. It is more like a town than a city and is compact, friendly, walkable and made for wandering. It is…