Berlin Cityscape

Where To Get The Best Views Of Berlin

Berlin has very few hills, which is great news for cyclists, but less so for those who want a decent overview of the city. However, with a little imagination and a bit of legwork you can find some fantastic views. From spy stations to drinking spots, here are some of our favourites: #1 The Fernsehturm (and the Funkturm) We’ll get this…

ellen_selfie_oscars

The Modern Traveler’s Guide to Selfie Sticks

Selfie Sticks are long smartphone-gripping poles used for taking the eponymous self-portrait of the smartphone generation. While a normal selfie barely fits a face (let alone the background) into the frame, a Selfie Stick distances the lens further and allows the taker to include more in the frame. The Selfie Stick trend burst onto the scene…

Icebergs Pool Bondi Beach

Things to Do in Sydney – Part 1

Sydney is an extraordinarily beautiful city and regularly tops polls for being one of the world’s favourite destinations. Unusually for a big city, it is known for its for natural wonders as well as its cityscape, and locals enjoy an enviable lifestyle and excellent weather. If you are staying in Sydney, there is a lot…

Vatican City

You know you are in Rome when….

It isn’t really hard to know you are in Rome when the streets are filled with such masterpieces as Vatican City, the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain. However, there are some other features of the magical city which make it stand out even further from the crowd. Look out for these to truly know you…

Rijksmuseum

How to Keep Children Entertained in Amsterdam

Although Amsterdam is more commonly known as a ‘party city’, a surprising amount of its attractions are actually child-friendly. If you are planning on travelling with either toddlers or teenagers but are hesitant to book an apartment in the city, take a look at our list of child-friendly attractions below and discover exactly what Amsterdam…