I want to start taking photography seriously

This is weird. For years now I’ve always said that I don’t want to be a professional photographer, and I still don’t. It’s a hobby for me and that’s all it will ever be. And now I sit here researching the local competition, deep-dive researching what other travel bloggers do …

Maintain your sanity – Things to do on a long haul flight

Once you’ve managed to get seated on your flight without getting too caught up in the boarding frenzy you might be wondering how to pass the time on your long haul flight. After taking many flights over the years (I really should tally these up one day), we’ve come up …

Why we stopped travel blogging

Tumbleweed… It’s pretty obvious that things have been quiet around here. The truth is, we got bored of travel blogging. For nearly a year we’ve let the blog essentially site here idling away and festering in it’s own loneliness. Even before that we wasn’t exactly churning out posts-a-plenty. We’ve received …

First time camping as a couple

The last time I went camping was about 20 years ago when I was in the Cubs (or Scouts, I can’t remember). Recently, we decided that we wanted to try a new adventure and take up camping as a couple. We even brought the dog along! Since deciding to go …

Review – Golden Grove Caravan Park

Last weekend we decided to try camping for the first time ever. As it was our first time (and also camping with a dog), we decided to choose a camp site close to home which would be quiet and offer the perfect opportunity to test out all of our shiny …

Singapore – A Photo Tour (Part 2)

As I mentioned in part 1 of this photo tour, it’s so difficult to narrow down just a few photos of such a photogenic place but it’s a necessary evil. After spending just a few days here recently, I’m already looking forward to returning for a longer period of time …

Singapore – A Photo Tour (Part 1)

As with many places we’ve visited, when we turned up in Singapore we fell in love almost immediately. It was apparent from the start that all the great things we heard about Singapore on our travels really were true. From being incredibly modern and having efficiently running public transport to …

How an Ice Hockey Game Made Us Fall In Love with Germany

Sipping Baileys hot chocolate in our hotel cafe Glen and I debated whether we should stick with our plan to attend the local ice hockey game in Cologne that night. The tickets were already paid for and we were interested in seeing what a professional ice hockey game actually looked …

Luxembourg – A Surprisingly Affordable City Break

We’re on a lifelong mission to visit every country in the World and because of this we’re always on the lookout for cheap deals to get us to our next destination. Seeing as we’re currently based in the UK we’re using this handy location to visit as many European countries …

5 Myths about Myanmar & Why They’re Wrong

We’ve just returned from a trip to Myanmar and wanted to report back on our experience in relation to all of the scary things you’ll read online. Many people won’t know that travel bloggers writing an article about a country often haven’t been there. In fact, we regularly receive e-mail …