5 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne

Back when I first turned vegetarian in 2008, dining out often required a fair bit of planning. The token vegetarian option at most restaurants usually included two of my most detested ingredients: mushrooms or goat cheese (or on some disastrous occasions, both). So the majority of the time I tended to stick to Italian placesContinue reading “5 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne”

24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day

I never paid much attention to Lisbon in the past. But a last minute change of plans whilst travelling through Europe led us to this beautiful city. The journey there wasn’t easy. Delayed and cancelled flights meant that by the time I arrived, I had been awake for 24 hours. I was exhausted, ravenous, andContinue reading “24 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal: A Step By Step Itinerary for Your Perfect Day”

5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown

How much of the day do you spend planning for post-pandemic life? If the answer is more than you’d like to admit, you’re not alone. It feels like I spend half the day daydreaming of the next time I can see loved ones in the flesh or go to the pub. Just being able toContinue reading “5 European Countries to Visit After Lockdown”

Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving

Pancake Day is always an important date in any foodie’s yearly calendar. But after the past year, everyone should be treating themselves by going all out to celebrate the world’s best breakfast food. There are many different ways you can make this pancake day one to remember. You could try breaking the record for theContinue reading “Pancakes of the World: The Best Countries to Visit to Satisfy Your Breakfast Craving”

The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day

I can’t think of any yearly celebration that’s quite as divisive as Valentine’s Day. Whilst some love all the romance and passion, others detest the day and see it as a marketing ploy to sell fancy chocolate and pricey roses. Personally, I can take it or leave it. I’m not a fan of the cringey,Continue reading “The Top 5 Romantic European Cities for Valentine’s Day”

5 Perfect Travel Destinations for Complete Beginners

If you’ve never been travelling before, the idea of it can seem pretty overwhelming. To ease yourself into the world of travel, pay a visit to one of these 5 countries for backpacking beginners.

8 Unmissable Places to Visit in Vietnam

Vietnam’s increasing popularity has turned it into one of the most popular tourist destinations in recent years. Read on to find out more about the country, and discover the top 8 Vietnamese destinations that cannot be missed.