Porto’s top attractions

The city of Porto may be overlooked by many. With only 237,591 inhabitants, you may not think that Porto is a must visit when you're travelling in Portugal. However, this city offers so much more to the country than it is given credit. In many countries, you can see varying differences between the north and [...]

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What is not to love about Porto?

The home of Port wine, Dom Luis I Bridge and all-around stunning architecture, Porto is situated in the Northern area of Portugal, close to Spain. In fact, you can get a train from Porto to Vigo, that will only take you 3 hours. Placing all of its known wonders aside, Porto is possibly one of [...]

Why you should visit Portugal in 2018

Majority of the time, Portugal is overlooked by many. Especially the northern part of the country. However, Portugal is not just great as a beach destination. It offers so much more than a warm climate, which is the primary reason why many people travel to the country for the summer. Year-round, Portugal is a country [...]

Top five cities to visit in Germany

If you have not visited Germany already, then I advise that you do. Not only does it have great architecture, delicious cuisine, and over 2 millennia of history, but there is a balance between wildlife, city life and town life, boasting some of the best, picturesque villages in Europe and of course, castles. I have [...]

How to vacation like a pro

Planning your escape to another city or country is very exciting. However, organising the trip, not so much. From packing to planning, I have curated a list of things that will help you with your next journey, so that you can travel with ease and have the best time, not the worst time. 1) Your [...]

The forgotten city of Herculaneum, Italy

Once a vibrant coastal city, where only the wealthy Romans could afford to live, Herculaneum has become nothing more than rubble and ruins. Living in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, there was no escape for its inhabitants when the infamous explosion occurred in 79ad. Pompeii is the main tourist attractions when visiting the coast of [...]

Interview with the CEO of ‘Storyteller’

A new up and coming travel accessory business, Storyteller, not only sells excellent gadgets and accessories, but they also help the less fortunate, with each purchase made. Doing precisely as what their motto states 'travel more, do good.' I have had the honour of getting an insight into the business and the life of the [...]

The unforgettable gem of the French Riviera – Mentón

With its nickname 'Pearl of France' this quaint city is sure a must see. Sandwiched between the Italian Riviera and Monaco, Mentón is the city not many people from abroad decide to spend their holiday. The town boasts much beauty that many oversee, which is why I want to share with you a few reasons [...]

A novice guide to seeing the world

Travelling is what brings us together, and many of us have the need and want to travel outside of our country. It is just that many we do not know where to begin! Airfare is too high, hotel prices are high, and it seems like too much fuss. Well, luckily for you I am here [...]

Pros and cons of being a TEFL Teacher

A TEFL teacher, teaching English as a foreign language, is a pretty fantastic job. You can teach in so many countries in the world, spreading your love of language to many, giving them opportunities all while you get paid to live abroad and explore new territory. It is a win-win situation for fellow travellers who [...]