Looking for a Getaway? Why South Africa Might be the Answer
South Africa is one of the Southern Hemisphere’s most spectacular destinations, and it’s ideal for someone looking to get away to somewhere different. It is a country with spectacular beaches, amazing scenery and an extravagant range of some of the world’s most striking wildlife. No other land like it It is geographically diverse, with mountain, […]
Where are the Best Safari Destinations Across the Globe?
Going on safari involves seeing some of the world’s largest species of mammals roaming freely across wide-open spaces. Across the globe, there are several destinations where watching these animals in glorious surroundings can probably not be matched as a holiday experience. From lions and tigers, to herds of zebras and Wildebeest, there is always something […]
The T20 Cricket World Cup – A Brief Travel Guide
For cricket fans across the globe, March sees the return of one of the sport’s most loved spectacles – the T20 Cricket World Cup. The world’s best teams and best players congregate in one place, to fight it out for the title of global champions in the shortened format of the game. This year’s competition […]
Take Advantage of a Stronger Pound – an Easter Getaway Beckons!
The strengthening of the pound against several other major currencies suggests that the time could be right to consider an Easter getaway. Half term is barely over but many families – and school children especially – will already be looking forward to the next opportunity for some time off. This is reflected by figures from […]
The Return of Formula 1 – Get Racing in 2014
The Formula 1 Racing Championships returns in March and the opening destinations for competition are some of the most spectacular circuits across the globe. 19 tracks will witness some of the finest drivers battling it out for the Constructor’s Championship, with two new venues added to the 2014 calendar. Races will occur in Russia – […]
Looking Beyond Cairo…the Appeal of Egypt as a Holiday Destination
In recent months, Egypt has hit the headlines for all of the wrong reasons thanks to scenes of chaos on the streets of Cairo. But beyond the lure of the capital lies a country that is steeped in culture and history – from the great pyramids and tombs to the spectacular sights along the banks […]
The Best Half-term Holiday Destinations – Sun, Sand or Snow?
With half-term just around the corner, and with the weather in the UK far from ideal, it could be the perfect week to get away and enjoy an early break. Snow, heavy rain and flooding are widespread so jetting off to sunnier or warmer shores could definitely be seen as a means of escape. Alternatively, […]
The Falling Peso: The Perfect Time to Visit Argentina?
People visiting Argentina can get even more for their cash in the current financial climate, after the national currency – the Peso – went into freefall. It declined in value by 17% across two days, leading to a lowering of prices across the country while the black market for US dollars is currently booming. Additional […]
The Winter Olympics in Sochi – a Brief Travel Guide
The Winter Olympics for 2014 are a little over a week away and as the world’s finest athletes prepare to compete, what do you need to know about Sochi? If you’ve got tickets or are considering visiting the city, there a few pointers that might help you get around. The Russian city is on the […]
Travelling to Super Bowl XLVIII – Tackle your Travel Money First!
The biggest event in the American sporting calendar is nearly upon us, so what exactly do fans need to know if they’re preparing for a journey to New Jersey for Super Bowl XLVIII? As the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks prepare to go head to head in the MetLife Stadium, it is the first time […]