How to prepare for a Wild Safari Holiday

For many of us a safari holiday is a dream come true. What can be better than getting up close to some of the world’s most majestic animals and capturing them on your wildlife camera? What many tourists get wrong is preparing for a safari holiday. Tourists can become so excited about seeing Africa’s wildlife and forget about being prepared. Documentation It might be obvious to say don’t forget your […]

 

Why you can’t ignore Valentine’s Day

You may be able to ignore Valentine’s Day as a singleton, but if you’re in a relationship, whether you’re happily married, have been co-habiting blissfully for decades or are in the heady throes of a fledgling romance, 14 February cannot go unmarked. Like it or not, it’s the day we are commanded to be lovey-dovey, and there can be no skimping on special treats, even if you don’t have yourself […]

 

The Austrian Winter 2013 Slope Report (So Far)

If you’re thinking about planning a holiday to a ski resort in Austria this winter, you might run into an unusual problem – too much snow. Early January has seen record snowfalls of up to 18ft across Austria, Germany, and France, resulting in lift closures and a large increase in avalanche risks. The snow has also blocked roads and railways across Europe, leaving at least 1,000 tourists in Austria stranded. […]

 

This years World Ski Calendar

 

What to look for when purchasing a new tent

Sleeping under the stars and enjoying the benefits of camping can rely significantly on the quality of equipment that is purchased. It is also essential to ensure that all the appropriate paraphernalia accompanies you on future travels to avoid a ‘Carry-on Camping’ scenario… Selecting the right tent is an obvious starting point; the marketplace is packed with options and making the right choice is tough. Vango are one of the […]

 

What Adventure Does The UK Bring?

People say the royal family bring in a massive amount of tourism to the each year, but there is far more to Britain than a simple stroll to Buckingham Palace and there is so much more to see than St. James’ Park, here is a list of the more adventurous side of the UK and how some holiday makers really make the most of their time in our green and […]

 

Finding adventure in Africa

Africa; mysterious, dangerous and unknown. There are many reasons why people are drawn to Africa for a thrill and an adventure. Although there are more western areas that most people who headed there would be able to find familiar and relate to, there is still much of Africa that is exciting and new. Why adventure in Africa in particular? When you look at what there is on offer it’s hard […]

 

Camping Tipi Style in the Lake District

I hadn’t been camping since I was about 14 so I never thought at 27 years old, I’d be packing up my sleeping bag and getting all excited as I stuffed all my amateur camping gear into the boot of my car. Just a few weeks earlier, my friend had mentioned that he wanted to try camping in a tipi and before we knew it, there were 14 of us […]

 

Thrills and Spills on UK Theme Park Holidays

If you like to spend your holidays screaming at the top of your lungs and fearing for your life then England is the destination for you! The country is filled with terrifying theme park rides ready to scare your socks off. Lightwater Valley A day spent at Lightwater Valley will be filled with thrills and spills galore! This kid and adult friendly amusement park in Yorkshire aims to thrill, with […]

 

The Top 5 Rides At The Universal Orlando Resort

A vacation in Orlando, Florida usually means a visit to Disney World, but that is not the only theme park in town. The Universal Orlando resort also draws a lot of traffic, and for very good reason. There are a number of great movie themed rides there that are simply amazing, with many of them actually making you feel as though you have been sucked into the movie as one […]