Tag Archives: travel

Outdoors: How to Pack for a Festival

SO as you know I’m off to Pembrokeshire next weekend to attend The Big Retreat Wales – it’s a whole weekend dedicated to the mind, body and soul experience. I’ll be camping the weekend so I’ve started a ‘to pack list.’  This is the first time I’ve been camping on my own and I usually […]

http://lovinglifeinwelliesblog.com/2017/05/15/outdoors-how-to-pack-for-a-festival/

13 Day Trips to Take on Your Next European Vacation

You’d have to have a heart of stone not to be moved by the little streets of Paris, the palaces of Vienna, or the twisting canals of Venice. After all, there’s a reason these iconic cities are as timeless and as popular as they are. But Europe is more than just these well-known destinations. These…

http://time.com/4725761/european-day-trips/

This is the Real Reason There’s a Tiny Hole in Airplane Windows

It turns out that itsy bitsy hole in the bottom of your airplane window is actually a very important safety feature. It’s all-too-easy to let your mind wander when you’re confined to a tiny box of space while hurtling 40,000 feet in the air at hundreds of miles per hour, but rest assured: every single…

http://time.com/4725944/tiny-hole-airplane-windows-travel/

This Is Possibly the One of the Most Romantic Restaurants in the World

There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a breathtaking view. Which is why when we saw the Grotta Palazzese Hotel Restaurant—an impressive space set in a grotto in the Southern Italian town of Polignano a Mare—we couldn’t help but fall in love. The restaurant, part of…

http://time.com/4725738/romantic-restaurant-grotta-palazzese-hotel/

These Are the Cheapest Places to Travel Each Month of the Year

You’ve heard the myths: Tuesday is the best day to book airfare. Wednesday is the best day to fly. January is the cheapest month to travel. All of them are up for debate, to a certain extent. But according to new data from Booking.com, you can count on getting good hotel values by picking the…

http://time.com/4725645/cheap-travel-international-domestic-month/

Don’t miss on these if you are in Cardiff !

City of Cardiff, capital of Wales since 1955, offers to be a centre for travellers who want to see around Wales. Boasting a magnificent waterfront. busiest port in UK and a great Castle in its heart, Cardiff is a beautiful and cultural city to be in.  If you are planning a trip to Cardiff do make sure […]

http://explorerswarehouse.com/2017/01/18/dont-miss-on-these-if-you-are-in-cardiff/

Sydney’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks Pay Tribute to Prince, David Bowie and Gene Wilder

Sydney’s fireworks display said farewell to 2016 with a tribute to the late entertainers David Bowie, Prince and Gene Wilder as New Year’s Eve celebrations started today. The Australian city set off a 12-minute show featuring over 132 tons (120 metric tons) of fireworks over the Sydney Harbor, and anticipated an audience of 1.5 million…

http://time.com/4619906/sydney-new-years-eve-fireworks-gene-wilder-prince-david-bowie/

Instagram Is Adding This Highly-Desired Feature for Additional Touch-Ups

Are you one of those Instagram users who can never decide on a filter? Do you spend an hour trying to find the right light balance and contrast to make your selfies look like professional glamour shots? Now you’re in luck, because the photo sharing app will soon allow users to save their work mid-post,…

http://fortune.com/2016/09/21/instagram-drafts-selfies/

How Hermes Sales Went Up Despite Gloomy Tourism Outlook in France

French luxury goods maker Hermes said on Thursday it had not seen any improvement in tourist flows in France in the second quarter and did not expect any while the country remained in a state of emergency. Many luxury brands have seen their sales plummet in France since November’s deadly attacks in Paris, with the…

http://fortune.com/2016/07/21/how-hermes-sales-went-up-despite-gloomy-tourism-outlook-in-france/

Hotel brilliantly fulfils guest’s special Pokemon Go room request

(Picture: Pokemon Go)People are loving Pokemon Go so much right now that they can’t go a night without it.  This guy, for example, made a rather unique request to the hotel staff when booking a hotel room. His request? ‘I want to find a cool Pokemon on Pokemon Go when I arrive.’ Posting to Reddit, user vassilyk told…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/07/18/hotel-brilliantly-fulfils-guests-special-pokemon-go-room-request-6013129/