CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA FEATURES

COSTA RICA // CHASING WATERFALLS

If you had to pick one waterfall to visit in Costa Rica, the Llanos de Cortez Waterfall should be it. Well, that’s what my trusted Lonely Planet travel guide book states. Going on the recommendation of what I consider the Travel Bible I felt it would be worth the drive and conveniently managed to incorporateContinue Reading “COSTA RICA // CHASING WATERFALLS”

24 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA FEATURES

VIÑALES // A CUBAN ADVENTURE

  Happy New Year everyone! On New Year’s Eve we sat around reminiscing about 2016 and what the highlights of it were for us. Without a shadow of a doubt our trip to Valle de Viñales was the greatest day of 2016 for me. Surrounded by the ones I love most in this world, we setContinue Reading “VIÑALES // A CUBAN ADVENTURE”

CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA FEATURES

TOP 10 TIPS FOR TRAVELLING TO CUBA

1. DINING OUT: FIND THE HIDDEN GEMS BEFORE YOU GO Before travelling here we’d read a lot of reviews saying the food is really bad in Cuba. This is partly true as like anywhere, the food can be a letdown if you go to the wrong places. AVOID all government run restaurants and resorts as theContinue Reading “TOP 10 TIPS FOR TRAVELLING TO CUBA”

48 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA

CUBA TRAVEL DIARIES // 48 HOURS IN HAVANA

As someone who completely fell in love with Havana, I can tell you 48 hours is not long enough spent in the Cuban capital. It is however enough time to see and do lots of great things here. Read on for my recommendations for eating, drinking and sightseeing in the city. EAT Los Nardos //Continue Reading “CUBA TRAVEL DIARIES // 48 HOURS IN HAVANA”

24 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA

COSTA RICA // 24 HOURS IN ARENAL

On my second visit to the luscious and vibrant country of Costa Rica I was desperate to escape the chaos of San Jose.  Girl gang assembled, car hired (with wifi of course) and our 4 hour journey into the mountains began. After a few pitstops at various volcanoes and waterfalls along the way we arrivedContinue Reading “COSTA RICA // 24 HOURS IN ARENAL”

48 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA

THE LIMA EDIT // 48 HOURS IN MIRAFLORES

An unexpected trip to Lima appeared on my schedule this month. It wasn’t somewhere I had ever really considered visiting but that didn’t stop me having an incredible 48 hours in the city. It actually turned into one of the best layovers I’ve ever had and I completely fell in love with the place. ReadContinue Reading “THE LIMA EDIT // 48 HOURS IN MIRAFLORES”

CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA FEATURES

THE LIMA EDIT // PERUVIAN COOKING CLASS

Cooking abroad – get to know a country by finding out what fuels it. Spending half a day in Lima at a cooking class was so enriching. I also couldn’t have found a better cooking class in this city than Peruvian Cooking Classes run by Hector. The half day event starts out with a morningContinue Reading “THE LIMA EDIT // PERUVIAN COOKING CLASS”

48 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES EUROPE

THE PERFECT WEEKEND GETAWAY: 48 HOURS IN LISBON

48 Hours in Lisbon Delicious food, buzzing nightlife, stunning architecture and friendly locals. Lisbon is the perfect weekend getaway only 2 hours by plane from London. Read on for an insiders guide into this great city and see why this place is my top European city break.   Do:  Visit LX Facotry: Warehouse units convertedContinue Reading “THE PERFECT WEEKEND GETAWAY: 48 HOURS IN LISBON”

EUROPE FEATURES

THE 5 BEST RESTAURANTS IN LISBON

Lisbon’s food scene is so incredible it almost makes you feel guilty about previously dining in average tourist trap restaurants anywhere else. This is the first place I have visited where every meal has been an absolute hit. There are so many great eateries that our 48 hours in Lisbon were consumed with trying toContinue Reading “THE 5 BEST RESTAURANTS IN LISBON”

48 HOUR TRAVEL GUIDES NORTH AMERICA

BERMUDA TRAVEL GUIDE: DAY 2

I may have put you through your paces on Day 1 of the Bermuda Travel Guide, so today is a little more relaxing. It is Sunday after all! If you do happen to be in Bermuda on a Sunday then you must do the Fairmont Hotel brunch. It really is fantastic, especially during holiday seasons –Continue Reading “BERMUDA TRAVEL GUIDE: DAY 2”