Degraves Street Melbourne

Where to Stay in Melbourne

Melbourne is one of Australia’s biggest cities, and regarded as the ‘cultural capital’ of the country. Famed for its many shopping streets, cafe culture and events, it’s regarded as one of the best cities in the world to live. The centre of Melbourne is packed with things to do and see, while the inner suburbs offer…

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What To Do When It Rains in European Cities

‘Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink!’ wrote English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge in his poem ‘The Rime of the Ancient Mariner’.  Perhaps he was inspired to write this line by the state of the weather?  Europe is a notoriously wet continent and even the more southerly countries don’t escape a bit of…

summer view of Old Town in Prague, Czech Republic

What to See on a Trip to Prague

The Czech Republic’s majestic capital is near the top of many travelers list of cities to visit. In recent years Prague has become a top destination for culture vultures and party animals alike. In a city with so much to offer, it can be hard to know where to go first: our rundown of what…

View over British rooftops

7 Curious Quirks About British Homes

British homes are just… normal, right? Maybe to their residents, but not necessarily to visitors from abroad. All of a sudden, the things that we take for granted about our houses and living spaces seem a little strange. Why are there no plug points in the bathroom? Mixer taps actually do make more sense – so…

Griffith Park Observatory

The Best Non-film Related Things To Do in Los Angeles

When most people think of Los Angeles, the words glitz, glamour and movie stars instantly spring to mind. Still considered by many to be the home of the film and television industry, the City of Angels has numerous other attractions which are often overlooked. Looking to explore this hidden side of the city on your…