Swimming with Whale Sharks in the Philippines

Swimming with Whale Sharks in the Philippines

Swimming with Whale Sharks in the Philippines Imagine you’re in the deep blue ocean with mask and snorkel on, floating on the surface. You’re looking for something but it’s not there. You strain your eyes looking left and right but all you see is the dark ocean. You hear someone shout “LOOK DOWN” and you […]

The Friday Photo Project | 3 sides of London

3 Sides of London

The Friday Photo Project | 3 sides of London No matter how far or how often we travel, London will always be home. There is a buzz in the air that keeps us invigorated and alive. Add the fact that it’s the best place in the world for the arts and you get two happy […]

Travel book of the week: My Journey to Lhasa

My Journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-Neel

 Great reads: Travel books we’ve read and loved For a very long time my dream destination was Lhasa in Tibet. The name alone conjured up images of rosy-cheeked faces, beautiful vistas and prayer flags fluttering in the distance. One of the reasons why Tibet became such a passion was because of this weeks travel book. […]

Meet Christos, founder of Discover Peloponnese

Discover Peloponnese

Meet Christos, founder of Discover Peloponnese Here’s a story of a charming greek man who took the lemons the greek economy threw at him and turned them into an olive grove. Christos and his family live in a town called Tripoli, which is exactly in the centre of the Peloponnese in Greece. They are all […]

5 minutes with: The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance

The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance

5 minutes with: The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance This weeks responsible travel interview is with the brilliant South African Sanctuary Alliance. Their mission says it all: The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA) provides wild animals in our care with a stable environment, one with permanence and where there is no exploitation. We aggressively oppose any […]

8 reasons why we love skiing in Les Arcs, France

Skiing in Les Arcs

“My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.”(Aldous Huxley) I know exactly what he means. We have just recently returned from a skiing trip in Les Arcs, France and we instantly fell in love with the place. We both love skiing. It is more than just an adrenaline fuelled sport […]

The Friday Photo Project | Nong Khiaw, Laos

Nong Khiaw, Laos

The Friday Photo Project | Nong Khiaw, Laos One of our most memorable journeys was when we left Luang Prabang to head up the Mekong and Nam Ou rivers to a small little village called Nong Khiaw, Laos. It was memorable for many reasons. The fact that our backpacks were our seats for the entire […]

11 reasons why you must travel to the Philippines in 2015

travel to the philippines

11 reasons why you must travel to the Philippines in 2015 Hands up if you have been to Thailand! How about Bali? What about the Philippines? Why do the hands go down when you mention the Philippines? As a professional travel blogger one of the biggest travel mysteries for me is why more people don’t […]

5 minutes with: Casa De Las Olas

Casa De Las Olas

5 minutes with: Casa De Las Olas This weeks responsible travel interview is with an award-winning eco-friendly b&b in Tulum, Mexico. From the architecture to the toiletries in their bathrooms, the team at Casa De Las Olas have made sure that every decision they make has as little impact on the environment as possible. 1. […]