Travel Smart

15 October 2018

How I survived a dangerous climb up Mount Kilimanjaro, by Victoria Bryceson

Victoria Bryceson is 32 and based in Cumbria. She’s an inspiring individual who survived a dangerous climb on Mount Kilimanjaro and went on to set up animal welfare and education charity, Miracle's Mission and Vegan ...
8 October 2018

10 reasons to add Asia's biggest fast food chain to your London foodie hitlist

Asia's biggest fast food chain, Jollibee, is finally coming to the UK! With an international following, and huge crowds expected on opening day in Earls Court on October 20, we've ...
28 September 2018

6 destinations for the perfect Autumn staycation

Britain’s record-breaking summer has started to feel like a distant memory. But Sykes Holiday Cottages’ pick of the six prettiest places for an autumn getaway show that the change in ...

19 September 2018

Top 5 tips for working in a new city

Working patterns are becoming more flexible across the world, driven by technological developments enabling people to work away from the office, and by the demands of a workforce increasingly calling ...
13 September 2018

6 incredible places you could study next year

Following the considerations from students on where they'd like to start studying this September, most of their minds had undoubtedly drifted to the likes of Manchester, London or (if you’d really ...
6 September 2018

How to plan a worldwide trip, by David C Moore

I may be considered a ‘late gap-year globe trotter’ but my wife Helene decided we were not to limit our wanderings to the golf course so she began planning a ...
5 September 2018

Last minute September deals to Orlando

If you're looking for an incredible break now that September has rolled around, check out these fantastic last minute deals and head out to Orlando, Florida! What: Experience the excitement of ...

4 September 2018

5 hidden wine countries all wine fans should visit

Whether it’s white, red, pink or sparkling, wine is an undeniably popular drink of choice for social events, pub dates or just a cozy night in front of the TV. ...
20 August 2018

Travelling in Turkey: tips and useful information

Turkey is an amazing country, with many breathtaking sites, that should be on anyone’s traveling wish list. The diverse cuisine, interesting art, history, and traditions bring annually more and more ...
15 August 2018

10 food, wine and beer festivals to check out this Fall in Orlando

This fall, Orlando brings flavourful events to visitors and locals alike. Numerous food and wine festivals offer culinary delights and celebrate the incoming cooler weather, with more than 11 weeks ...

15 August 2018

3 quirky great British property stays you won’t want to leave

Unless you’ve been hiding away on a desert island somewhere, you won’t be a stranger to the fact that we’ve recently been enjoying some beautiful weather here in the UK. ...

10 August 2018

Your travel money guide, from Lending Expert's Dave Beard

If you’re thinking about going on holiday or travelling to different countries, then it’s imperative that you get your travel money and currency sorted. Otherwise, you’ll be left in foreign ...
8 August 2018

6 things you need to know about Walt Disney World's Toy Story Land

The most rootin’ tootin’ land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios, at Walt Disney World – Toy Story Land – is now open; after an epic THREE years in development. Inspired by the hit trilogy and created ...
8 August 2018

Travelling to Amsterdam: what to eat, see and do

Amsterdam is an absolutely gorgeous city, and I assure you there are many more things to do and see that you would ever imagine. It is true that most of ...

8 August 2018

Most important things to keep in mind when visiting Italy

Italy is a country full of beautiful locations that are worth seeing at least once in a lifetime. If you plan to visit Italy soon, then you should know about ...
19 April 2017

Malaysia’s Most Magical Experience By Sabrina Chakici

Any travel that involves the prospect of animal encounters has me clutching at my passport and when the exotic animals can be seen in the wild I’m all in! Last ...

16 February 2017

The Most Bizarre Laws/Customs Around The World To Be Aware Of Before Travelling

Whilst most of us here in the UK wouldn’t think twice about carelessly forgetting a loved ones birthday, or flushing the toilet in the middle of the night when nature ...
21 July 2016

11 top jet lag tips for parents travelling with children

Travelling with young children can always present a multitude of problems, and the worst usually come when you're moving across multiple time zones. This week, Bensons for Beds and Dr ...
28 May 2015

Safer Summer Driving in Europe

Like countless thousands of Brits who take driving holidays abroad each year. Whatever the purpose, it makes sense to ensure that both drivers and vehicles are properly prepared for the ...
16 September 2014

Budgeting and Travel Booking Secrets

Expedia.co.uk answers some of the most frequently-asked money saving questions, helping make the most of a budget when booking the trip of a lifetime 1. Is there a cheapest day of the ...
15 September 2014

How to Plan the Trip of a Lifetime

Modern technology has changed the face of travel, making it easier to explore and making the world more accessible. With the world as your oyster, what’s the best way to ...
5 September 2014

Top Tips: Claiming Holiday Compensation

More than 1.6 million UK passengers are eligible for compensation, meaning Brits are missing out on more than £500m in compensation for delayed or cancelled flights, according to data from ...
4 September 2014

Top Tips: Beat Post-Holiday Blues

Wherever you have been on holiday, a Caribbean island or perhaps a week spent at home visiting friends and family. One thing is always true – You come back down ...
3 September 2014

Could you find your way with just a map and a compass?

Many of us love a good walk, to get out into the countryside and breathe the fresh air, and see the beautiful sights of the UK. Struggling to read a map? However, ...