The easiest and most cost efficient way to travel to and from Playa Del Carmen is by collectivo. Collectivos are a mini-van system used in many Mexican towns and cities. The vans usually seat around 15 passengers and are primarily used as transportation by the locals to and from their place of work. However, visitors… Read More Transport me there – How to travel in Playa Del Carmen and the surrounds
Thinking of visiting the Blue Lagoon but not sure what to expect? You can find information about the spa by heading to the Blue Lagoon website at www.bluelagoon.com. However, here are a few things not mentioned on the website which you ought to know before you arrive: 1. The mixture of silica, minerals and steam… Read More 5 things I wish I knew before visiting the Blue Lagoon, Iceland
Get ready to update your travel list! It’s time splash out on a new glitzy notebook because you’ll want to add these experiences to your list and start making plans immediately. By now you will be aware of what you like and what you don’t like in life. Having been exposed to a variety of… Read More 30 After 30 – The Complete Destination Guide
The Amazon Rainforest is a wildlife mecca and features heavily in travellers’ lists of places to visit. The rainforest combines with the savannah, floodplains and rivers is home to a striking diversity of plants, fish, birds, mammals and amphibians. Having been there, I can vouch for its magnificence and assure you that this intense nature… Read More You’ll find me in the Amazon Rainforest
As the dreary days and dark nights set in for the majority of us in the Northern Hemisphere, those feet will certainly be starting to itch for lands to adventure. We all love a duvet day, but 5 months of a good thing will inevitably lead to complacency. It’s time to kick off those slippers,… Read More Winter is coming
Have you been drawn in by the allure of Iceland but worried about the cost? Here are a few ways to help you save money on your trip: 1. Travel in a group – things are always cheaper when you can split the cost; travel, food, accommodation. This is especially true of Iceland and… Read More 10 ways to save money on your trip to Iceland
That is the question when it comes to visiting the most popular tourist spot in Iceland. Ok, so let’s deal with the three real issues at play here: Will it be packed with tourists? Wowza! The entrance fee is pretty pricey; and It’s man-made. Whilst many tourist spots around the world can be… Read More To Blue Lagoon, or not to Blue Lagoon
You can see the Northern Lights in Wales?! Yes! I didn’t know this until recently either. The Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) are one of the most incredible phenomenons we have the opportunity to witness – and we’re luckier than most because we have the chance to see these wonderful colours in the sky… Read More You can see the Northern Lights in Wales?!
When considering a trip to South Africa most travellers will be looking to embark on a journey along the Garden Route, stopping off at various destinations on the way. A tricky decision for many is how to travel between each destination; it was for me. I, like many others had heard the numerous stories of… Read More Hiring a car in South Africa
Udawalawe or Yala National Park? If you are visiting the south east of Sri Lanka you are probably considering a trip to Yala National Park and on researching it, have come across Udawalawe National Park. Now if you only have time for one, which do you chose? Udawalawe was created to provide a… Read More Udawalawe or Yala National Park?