Things to do in Budapest

Budapest is one of Europe’s most up-and-coming destinations. With cheap direct flights from the UK and inexpensive accommodation to be found right in the city centre, Budapest is a great value option for a long weekend. Fabulous accommodation right in the heart of the city can be found on Air BnB (, where large apartments are rented out very cheaply – the best thing about this service is not only the extra space and privacy compared to a hotel room, but also that your host Read more [...]

4 Tips for Eating Out When Traveling  

When you're traveling, eating out at restaurants is just part of the deal. You're naturally going to be eating out a lot more than you’ll have the opportunity to prepare your own meals. It’s more convenient and no one would argue that it’s enjoyable as well. Everyone loves having meals prepared for them, but most people don’t want to realize that a huge portion of their travel budget is going towards these meals eaten out at restaurants. But this doesn't mean that you have to cut this luxury Read more [...]

A guide to Palma de Majorca

Palma de Majorca is the capital of Majorca, as well as being close to some of the island’s top holiday hotspots. We’re going to run through some of the highlights of Palma itself, before going on to give you the lowdown on a couple of the nearby resorts. Palma de Majorca: culture in the sun Palma de Majorca has a wonderful coastal location, with the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean never far away. It also boasts surprisingly beautiful and varied architecture, with its stunning Read more [...]

Five reasons to visit Grantham

If you're visiting the Midlands, Grantham may well not be on your list of places to visit, but if not, you would be missing a trick. Grantham is one of the most historically interesting market towns in the country. Famous as the birthplace of Margaret Thatcher and Sir Isaac Newton, it has a wealth of historical buildings, inns and churches. You can get to Grantham using First Hull Trains, which run from London Kings Cross, Stevenage, Retford, Doncaster, Brough, Selby, Howden and Hull. Here is a quick Read more [...]