Destinations

La Fenice Positano: This Is The Sweet Life

La Fenice Positano: This is the sweet life

If you’re searching for Positano hotels, then you’ve probably already realised that the Positano you’ve been dreaming of doesn’t come cheap. For this reason, we almost have it a miss. Our Italy itinerary was already jam packed, and if it was going to cost us our kidneys, then Positano seemed like the logical place to […]

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Why You Need To Visit Puglia… Now!

Why you need to visit Puglia, Italy

Is it possible to not fantasize about Italy? For some, it’s Venice. For others, Positano or Rome. For me, it’s Puglia. The heel of Italy has always appealed to me like no other. And, it seems that this gorgeous region is fast becoming Italy’s latest hot spot. So, here’s a few reasons why you really […]

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5 Things To Do In Bologna: Food Coma Guaranteed

There's a handful of great things to do in Bologna. And the food... well, it's what dreams are made of! If this gorgeous little city isn't on your Italy itinerary, it needs to be. Here's everything you need to know before you visit Bologna: what to do, where to eat and where to stay. Food coma guaranteed.

Recently I was asked for recommendations of off beat places to visit in Italy. The only caveat? It had to have great food and wine… such a difficult task in Italy! Well, give me that brief any day of the week and I’ll recommend Bologna. If this gorgeous little city isn’t on your Italy itinerary, it […]

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The Best of Singapore Food: Local, Inexpensive Eats

One of the best things to do in Singapore is eat. Seriously! Singapore food is incredible, and in my opinion, underrated. Over the last few years, I've (selflessly) sampled hundreds of local dishes. These are the ones I come back to time and time again.

If you already know me, then you know that I’m a bit of a foodie. So it won’t surprise you then that one of my favourite things to do when I visit Singapore is eat. In my opinion, Singapore food is seriously underrated. I think part of the problem is that so many people visit […]

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5 surprisingly crowd-free things to do in Florence

Anyone who's ever been to Florence will tell you it gets a little crazy. Here's 5 amazing, crowd free things to do in Florence (avoiding selfie sticks and tour groups!)

Anyone who’s ever been to Florence will tell you it gets a little crazy. If I’m honest, I’d have been quite happy to leave this city off our Italy itinerary and visit it another time (ideally, in off season). But, alas, it’s somewhere Brad’s always wanted to go… and he’s clearly not alone. So, while […]

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6 reasons you need to walk the Tok Tokkie Trails

Tok Tokkie Trails is the reason we decided to visit Namibia. Having discovered it after roughly 900 hours on Google pondering where to spend a spare week in Southern Africa, the decision went like this: Me: “Hey Brad, I found this awesome walking safari through the desert.. what do you reckon, shall we go to […]

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A blissful week: the ultimate 7 day Namibia itinerary

The Ultimate Namibia Itinerary

Coming home from Namibia, I have never felt so relaxed and at ease. And feeling peaceful on a 15 hour flight home (in economy) is no small feat! This short holiday totally recharged me – a feeling that I’ve been chasing on trips since. It was probably luck, but I’ve got to say I think we […]

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What you need to know about Driving in Namibia

Driving in Namibia - what you need to know.

If Namibia’s on your radar, then you’ve probably realised you’re in for a lot of driving! Travel around Namibia is near impossible without a car, and frankly I think you’d be missing out on something pretty special. Namibia has the second lowest population density of any sovereign country, and driving in Namibia is a great way […]

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