From Camping to Glamping

For some years now, new travel solutions and trends have increased and varied considerably. New tourism-related professions have emerged, with the aim of offering the traveller the best possible travel experience. Have you ever heard of glamping? A term that combines glamour with camping, it encapsulates the concept of spending a holiday in luxury while…

Dubrovnik’s Coastal Culinary Landscape

Located on the Dalmatian coastline, Dubrovnik boasts breathtaking scenery, historic architecture and white sand beaches. Lord Byron once referred to the city as “the pearl of the Adriatic”, and it’s easy to see why. It’s a holiday maker’s paradise, with something for everyone, but there’s so much more to Dubrovnik than just the aesthetics. One…

20 Facts About London You Probably Didn’t Know

Ahh London… The Big Smoke, Londinium, The Metropolis, London Town… Whatever you call the UK’s capital, you’ll definitely be familiar with it. As the most-visited city in the world, London needs no introduction. But how well do you really know it? Sure, we could all recognise Big Ben in a lineup, and everyone knows that…

24 of the Best Nudist Beaches in Europe

Summer’s all about letting go and getting back to nature – and what better way to return to our roots than stripping off and baring all? The social and health benefits of going nude have long been preached by proponents of naturism: uninhibited movement, stress reduction, respect and tolerance for others and increased confidence and…

11 Ways to Upgrade Your Apartment in a Weekend

Why do we decorate? Throughout history we have been obsessed with how to present the place we call ‘home’, from the earliest cave drawings right through to today’s endless inundation of home improvement programmes (think ‘Changing Rooms’ and ‘60 Minute Makeover’). In the UK alone, home improvement is a £14bn industry. The incredible growth of…

9 Amazing Gadgets for Your Apartment

You’re on the train home after a gruelling day at work. No problem! Just adjust your thermostat using your smartphone so there’s hot water ready for a bath when you get in. Feeling hungry? Signal the oven to start cooking the casserole you prepared earlier. Or perhaps you’re lending your apartment to friends while you’re…

30 Things to do on Holiday in Tenerife

Known locally as the ‘Land of Eternal Spring’, sun-seekers have been flocking to Tenerife for years in search of its world-class beaches and bars. But look a little closer, and this small Spanish island has so much more to offer. The largest of the seven Canary Islands, Tenerife attracts roughly five million tourists a year-…