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Recently we spent 10 days relaxing in Ayia Napa, Cyprus and it was heaven. It was exactly what we’d hoped for and 100% relaxed. It’s amazing what 30 degree days, salt water and sunshine can do for your soul! This said, we barely scratched the surface of everything Cyprus has to offer as there are so many areas to explore and towns to visit but for us, this trip was about taking some time out to relax, so we stuck mainly to the area of Ayia Napa and Protaras, aside from one long day trip. Here’s our travel guide to...

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I was born and raised in Malta. At the age of 27, I moved to Edinburgh. There are some things about Malta that I really miss – though there are a few other things I don’t miss at all – and I guess writing blog posts about my country. While I was still living in Malta, I often came across tourists who were surprised by many things about the island. I also met several people who complained about the same things: it’s too noisy, too dirty and too hot. To help you prepare yourself for both the good things and...

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Although only around a two hour’s flight time from the UK, Corsica is a holiday destination which is still relatively unknown. Located south of France and just above Sardinia, it’s a small yet intriguing island, with everything from paradisiacal beaches to rugged mountains and a whole lot of cronical and culture in between. If you’re thinking of visiting Corsica for the first time or are already booked for this summer, here are some handy tips we’ve compiled to help you get the most out of your holiday. 5 tips for first time visitors Get a hire car With lots of...

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Lonely Planet named Latvia as one of the best places to travel and it’s easy to see why as this country bursts with sea, lakes, woods and endless opportunities for exploring medieval towns and castles. If you are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, this country offers unspoiled nature to explore, cobbled streets to walk and incredible cuisine to dine on. Discover something different here, whether you want to play in the sand dunes or jump from a cable car naked, it seems like anything is possible in Latvia. Here are 5 suggestions for your next...

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Travelling to Europe this summer? When you’re there, make sure to travel outside of the city centres to explore the breathtaking coasts along the ocean. There are some incredible beaches for you to lounge on and explore the underwater wonders of these countries. Whether it’s a well known tourist destination, or a top secret location, these beaches will ignite your love for the ocean, warm sunshine and the wildlife that surrounds you. 1. Oludeniz Beach, Turkey Oludeniz, translated to “Sea” is a national nature reserve blue lagoon that will stun you the moment you set eyes on it. It is...

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