Top 5 places to visit in Nepal in 2022

By Jay Kajaria on Mar 09, 2022 in Asia, Nepal, Regions Nepal is a diverse country where spectacular natural landscapes combine with a rich history and vibrant culture. The country is also revered as the birthplace of the Buddha and home to Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world. Interestingly, the locals also call … Read more

Short stay: Aloft Birmingham Eastside, Birmingham, UK

By Paul Johnson on Mar 10, 2022 in Accommodation, Bars, Europe, Featured, Going Out, Hotels, Regions, Restaurants, United Kingdom, Western Europe Opened just 12 months ago in the Eastside area of ​​the diverse city of Birmingham, the 195-bedroom Aloft Birmingham Eastside is one of just four Aloft hotels in the UK (the others being in … Read more

The best Michelin star restaurants in Barcelona

Why not try some of the world’s best quality dishes whilst indulging yourself in the beautiful city of Barcelona? These places are the type of locations where you will never have the same meal twice, due to their consistent innovation and focus on seasonal products. Here we have narrowed down the very best Michelin star … Read more

Top 15 things to pack for Iceland: An evergreen list

By Ryan Connolly on Mar 13, 2022 in Accessories, Clothing, Europe, Gadgets, Iceland, Luggage, Photography, Regions, Travel Equipment, Western Europe Aside from, when is the best time to visit Icelandthe biggest follow-up question I tend to get is: What should I pack when coming to Iceland? Well firstly, you would assume (rightly and wrongly) that … Read more

Short stay: Birkdale House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Lake District, UK

By Paul Johnson on Mar 14, 2022 in Accommodation, Europe, Family Travel, Featured, Leisure Travel, Regions, Specialty Travel, United Kingdom, Vacation Rentals, Western Europe Birkdale House is a large Victorian house set on the 470-acre Matson Ground Estate close to Bowness-on-Windermere in the southern part of the Lake District National Park. Home to a number … Read more

Michelin star restaurants in the Lake District

Did you know that Cumbria now has the highest number of Michelin starred restaurants outside London and Berkshire? And while much of the news following the release of Michelin’s prestigious guide for 2022 has focused on L’Enclume in Cartmel – and rightly so having been awarded three Michelin stars – the county now boasts eight … Read more

Top 5 afternoon teas in Scotland

Top of the list of truly outstanding experiences in Scotland has to be a traditional afternoon tea. Taken in a bright drawing room or on a sunny outdoor terrace, it should include an entirely home-made selection of delicious finger sandwiches, delicate pastries, soft scones and sumptuous cakes. Additional highlights like views over elegant hotel grounds, … Read more