Author Archive | Beth


Ethical Travel: The Ethics of Amsterdam

  Ethical travel is one of the fundamental tenets of this blog, so although some may associate it with drugs, alcohol and prostitution, it’s important to remember that Amsterdam is a culturally vibrant, artistically nuanced and extremely ethically aware city. From its liberal politics to its ubiquitous cycling, the city has been an ethical focus […]

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The UK’s Best Alternative Holidays

  We all love a holiday; it gives us a chance to get away and take a break from the humdrum of our everyday routine. However, all too often we end up travelling to the same destination for our holiday every year, and in this same place, we do the same activities, eat the same food […]

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The Best Nights Out In Vegas!

  Intro Most people will have heard the old phrase ‘what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas’ and that old adage is just as true today as it was back in the city’s seventies hay-day. However, while Vegas remains without doubt one of the world’s premier party towns, there’s just as much style and opulence […]

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Get The Most Out Of Your Cruise Experience

  If you love cruising, we’ve pulled together our top tips for making the most of your cruise adventure to soak up the local culture, whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned cruiser. Inspired by the new Larry Lamb series, ‘Cruise Mates’!     Make The Most Of Your Time You might only be stopping off […]

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The Beautiful Baltics: A Traveller’s Guide

  Nestled between Russia and the Baltic sea; the Baltics are a popular destination for those seeking a getaway and travellers who want to spend time exploring and discovering the culture and history in the area. Over the past decade or so, the Baltic states have embraced more western culture and habits, and the capital […]

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5 Reasons To Visit Melbourne Early In The Year

  People all around the world dream of going to Australia. There are fascinating cities, beautiful natural areas, and as many chances to engage with wildlife as you’ll find at any destination. Because of its remoteness, it’s also a destination that lures a lot of travellers for extended periods. We actually wrote about spending 5-6 […]

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How to Get the Most out of Backpacking in the Balearics

  Backpacking is an essential holiday theme that almost everyone should try at least once in their life. It’s a different type of holiday, something that lets you experience a country or city in all of its glory without the pressures of tourist traps and attractions. There are no crowds, there are no silly attractions, […]

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Packing for Your Surf Trip

  There’s nothing quite like being out in the ocean, becoming one with the sea as you ride the waves and try to master your surf technique, so it’s not surprising that more and more people are not only taking up surfing but are actually taking long surfing vacations, where they do little more than […]

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