The Best Foodie Experiences in Edinburgh

Anyone who’s ever tasted a fresh cream scone will know, there’s nothing quite like a bloody nice meal. It lifts your spirits, gives you a warm hug from the inside and sends endorphins through your veins, hitting you with a lightheaded glow. You might be able to tell, I like my food. No, I love my food. I love food …

5 Rainy Day Activities in and Around Sydney

There’s no doubt that Sydney is a city built for the outdoors. Miles of gorgeous, sweeping beaches, hidden coves, a massive harbour ripe for sailing… The list goes on. On a sunny day you really can’t beat it. But what about when the weather doesn’t play ball? I’ve found myself sitting inside on a windy and cold Christmas Day after …

10 Tips for Surviving Rome in the Summer

A trip to Rome is undoubtably one of the most enriching city breaks you can take in Europe. Thousands of years of fascinating history, a vibrant cafe and bar scene, the tastiest Italian food and local wines – it’s really one of my favourites. But having visited in both winter and summer, I have to say I found visiting in …

Two Days in Dubrovnik: What to Do

I didn’t even know I was heading to Dubrovnik until a couple of hours before my flight. When my Surprise Trips destination was revealed as Dubrovnik, my first reaction was one of relief, now I knew where I was going, and my second was of total elation. I’m a huge Game of Thrones fan, and the chance to immerse myself …