Tag: Travel

WIN The chance to Choose Your Adventure!

WIN The chance to Choose Your Adventure! What’s on your bucket list? Do you daydream about going on safari in Botswana, seeing the amazing wildlife in Costa Rica’s jungles or the Northern lights in Norway, then look no further! To celebrate the launch of our Summer 2018 ‘Choose Your Adventure’ campaign, we are giving you the opportunity to win an adventure of a lifetime! Choose from an amazing selection of…

The Best Single Parent Holiday Destinations For Summer Fun

The Best Single Parent Holiday Destinations For Summer Fun When it’s just you and the kids, the challenge of planning a summer holiday that pleases everyone may seem insurmountable. Of course, you’ll want some time to relax. The children will want to explore, and try new things. So how do you go about getting the best of both worlds? Here’s our guide to the best single parent holiday destinations around…

Your Indonesia Travel Guide

Your Indonesia Travel Guide Planning a trip to Indonesia? Thinking of travelling to multiple islands, but not sure where to go or what to do on your adventure? Don’t worry, we’ve created our Indonesia sightseeing guide to give you some important hints and tips for the best places to visit in Indonesia, what to expect from the Indonesian culture, and more. Best Things To Do On Your Indonesia Trip If…

8 Best Things To Do In Montenegro

Opportunities for exploration are waiting to be found in the heart of Montenegro, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, for adrenaline junkies, cultural explorers and family adventures alike. Whatever your ideal getaway is, you can guarantee Montenegro has a lot to offer; hiking, water rafting, discovering beautiful archaeology and culture right in the heart of nature. Our pick of the best things to do in Montenegro 1. Sveti Ivan’s…

Discovering: Amsterdam

Arriving in Jordaan, Amsterdam Following a lengthy discussion about where to go away on another city break (as an attempt to make the most of the Summer before it ended), we finally landed on the decision to go away to Amsterdam for a few days. Having looked at a few of the different neighbourhoods and districts, we decided to stay in the pretty area of Jordaan - Amsterdam's answer to…

Discovering: Majorca

Arriving in Majorca Majorca has always been a draw for our family - whether it is for its gorgeous beaches, breathtaking landscapes, fabulous restaurants or great weather – it is an island we come back to year after year. For my husband he would argue that it is for the fantastic cycling he can do in the mountains of the island. Every morning can be different, but the Cap de…

Discovering: Italy

Arriving in Tuscany, Italy I recently headed out to Tuscany with my girlfriend, flying to our first stop: Bologna. After picking up the Fiat 500 we took an hours drive to our first of five locations. Only staying for one night, we really enjoyed the Renaissance buildings, leaning towers, especially the Asinelli Tower, which we literally had to climb up, and the food was superb, as was the overall buzz…

Discovering: Cuba

Arriving in Cuba I visited Cuba at the end of May and it was amazing - I was all prepared. Unfortunately, you can’t get their currency abroad and need to get it locally, but the best places I found are in the Banks or at your hotel. They have a dual currency system called Local Pesos and CUC, (Stick with CUC as the local money is more like monopoly money, and…

Explore Worldwide: Where To Go and What to Pack

Explore Worldwide | Travel Tips on Where To Go and What to Pack Explore, the adventure travel specialist offers an inspiring collection of small group, tailor-made and self-guided trips for all ages, to some of the most fascinating destinations in the world. Wherever your passions lie, whether it’s walking and trekking, cycling, wildlife, culture, a polar voyage, or a family adventure, Explore will take you far beyond the tourist spots…

An Easy Guide to Stress-Proofing Your Holiday

An Easy Guide to Stress-Proofing Your Holiday: Keeping Your Money Safe Abroad You’ve spent all year saving your pennies for your annual holiday right? So when that patiently awaited departure date finally arrives, it’s down to you to make sure nothing happens to your well-earned cash. Don’t panic, we’re in this together, and thankfully Sainsbury’s Bank has very kindly put together a simple guide to get you on your way…