When you head to the Emerald Isle there are a few things you will be keen to see and do above all else. Sure, spotting a leprechaun would be nice and you wouldn’t say no to a pint of creamy Guinness but there are some incredible, legendary places to check out too. What about Dunluce … Continue reading Dunluce Castle in Ireland and Other Legendary Places to Visit
Our Top 6 Things to Do in Denmark Denmark is a highly varied country that offers a lot for tourists of all types to enjoy on a trip here, so here are our top 6 cool and cultural things to do in Denmark. Millions of visitors enjoy this country in the north of Europe every … Continue reading Things to Do in Denmark – Our Top 6 Picks
Yes, really.. 🙂 You might be surprised to find that there are more interesting things to do in Maidenhead than you originally think. In fact, this is a fantastic, historic part of England where you can enjoy a fine time in a number of different ways. This is a small area in a relatively small … Continue reading Our Top 6 Things to Do in Maidenhead
Have you ever wished that you could talk more freely and eloquently? The Irish call this “the gift of the gab” and you can supposedly gain this power by kissing the Blarney Stone, which is housed in Blarney Castle Ireland. This is a large block of limestone that is built into the castle, just a … Continue reading The Gift of Eloquence at Blarney Castle Ireland
Here are our top 5 places to visit in Munich – Enjoy Munich (München in German, Minga in Bavarian) is the capital of Bavaria, one of Germany’s most popular states, and also one of the most exciting cities in Germany with lots of amazing places to visit. Its slogan is “München mag Dich”, – Munich loves … Continue reading Our Top 5 Munich Places To Visit
Charming Dunluce Castle Ireland will draw you in The beautiful ruin of Dunluce Castle is in Northern Ireland. If you are ever in this part of the world, you really should make the effort to see this stunning medieval castle, that many claim to be haunted. I passed this legendary place many years ago, while travelling the … Continue reading Discover the Magic of Dunluce Castle Ireland
There is so much more to this beautiful Island of Mallorca. Since Majorca is an island sprinkled with glorious sandy beaches it would be too easy to write entirely about spending time lounging on the beach sipping cocktails. Instead, let’s take a look at the other things to do in Majorca away from the beach. There … Continue reading 5 Things to do in Majorca Away From the Sand
The Wonder of Nature We just visited the ‘Cotton Castle’ Travertines in Pamukkale and the Flying Munkey was so impressed he felt it warranted wearing his favourite Hello Kitty armbands…much to the delight of the locals When you picture Turkey, you’ll probably have a vision of beach resorts and the city of Istanbul. This is unsurprising, this is most people’s … Continue reading The Travertines in Pamukkale (and Hierapolis) are simply stunning!
Ireland packs so much into such a small space City breaks have become the ‘in’ thing to do, and whether you decide to jump on a low-cost flight to a cultural European city, or you head to somewhere in your own country, one of the most popular city destinations in the world is of course … Continue reading Ireland (In a nutshell) – Why size doesn’t matter
Kilkenny Castle Ireland is One of the Most Visited Castles in the Country Founded in Medieval times, Kilkenny Castle’s most significant moments have been during more recent times. In 1650, during Oliver Cromwell’s re-conquest of Ireland, Kilkenny Castle was dragged into it, not to mention, in 1922 Kilkenny Castle was besieged during the Irish Civil War. … Continue reading Kilkenny Castle Ireland is a Must for Good Reason
Thinking about visiting this ancient city? Depending how much time you have in Rome places to visit are a main priority Otherwise you will miss out. If you ever go to Italy then here is a very simple warning; when in Rome places to visit are more numerous than you think. I made the mistake of … Continue reading If you’re coming to Rome places to visit are seemingly endless
Are you wondering what to visit in London? Our Best 5 Places in London to Visit for a Once in a Lifetime Trip! Is there a city on the planet as vibrant, as exciting and as downright scary as London? Just a simple glance at the huge, complex Underground rail network map is enough to … Continue reading BEST 5 PLACES IN LONDON TO VISIT
Escaping the city for Istanbul’s beautiful beaches Beaches aren’t the first thing you would tend to think of when you picture Istanbul; in fact one of the first things that comes to mind when you even say the word ‘Istanbul’ is busy, frenetic, fast-paced city life, and whilst that is very true, Istanbul beaches do a … Continue reading Istanbul Beaches are definitely worth checking out
Who Wants to Be a Vampire? Or at least visit that castle, you know, Castle Dracula Romania? Just make sure you go to the right place! Almost all countries and cultures of the world include vampires in their mythology. Romanians however, don’t(unless you count Strigoi). Ironically enough, Romanians are famous for vampires. There’s no … Continue reading Have you ever wanted to visit Castle Dracula Romania?
Paris is a city like no other, and you won’t be too surprised to learn there are plenty of places to visit while in Paris. Unlike some other major cities, where the reality falls short of the long held expectation, what might surprise you is that some of the places to visit in Paris that … Continue reading The Best Places to Visit in Paris are the Ones You Already Know About
If there is one thing even better than exploring the world it is discovering magical places in your own country. Despite having grown up in Scotland I knew nothing of the magical island of Iona until I set foot on it. ‘ISLE OF IONA’ by MISHIMOTO is licensed under CC BY 2.0 The Island of … Continue reading The Island of Iona offers a Spiritual Experience