Sunset on Anse Source D'Argent beach in La Digue, Seychelles

Best Beaches on Island Getaways

When it’s bitterly cold outside, nothing compares to a warm beach in a sunny destination somewhere halfway around the world. Of course, you might find yourself asking, what beaches in particular are worth travelling halfway across the world for? Well, there are more than a few island getaways. We’ve highlighted beaches from a selection of […]

Aerial skyline view of London along the Thames at sunset, England UK United Kingdom

Lesser Known but Fascinating Places to Visit on Your Next London Vacation

Arguably the world’s most interesting and unique city, London needs time to get to know it, even after several visits. For those frequent visitors (or even first-time visitors) on a London vacation, here are suggestions to consider to enhance your next stay in this amazing metropolis.  I have lived and worked in London and thought […]

Pathway leading to the windmills of Kinderdijk, near Rotterdam, Netherlands

5 Cities You Should Visit on Netherlands Tours (that aren’t Amsterdam!)

Ah, Amsterdam! The city wrapped in romantic canals and progressive values, where you can spend the day immersed in timeless artworks and maritime history before enjoying one of Europe’s liveliest cities after dark. Everyone wants to visit here once in their lifetime, and that… gets a bit exhausting for the locals. I’m not saying for […]

Statue of King Robert I (Robert The Bruce), with National Wallace Monument in background, Stirling, Scotland

Exploring the Medieval World of Robert the Bruce on Scotland Vacations

Recently, Netflix released Outlaw King, a medieval epic starring Chris Pine as Robert the Bruce, the King of Scots who threw off English rule and successfully re-established the Scottish monarchy following William Wallace’s defeat at the hands of the English. If the film proves to be half as popular as 1995’s Braveheart, we might see […]