Japan Series: Our Tokyo Highlights

Tokyo is a perfect amalgamation of modern and futuristic,  ancient and traditional. Just around the corner from skyscrapers and offices, you may find a Buddhist temple or a small shrine. You’ll see women in suits amongst those in kimonos. Posh hotels near traditional Japanese style diners. You’ll get […]

Our Stay At: Meliá, Alicante

We’ve always professed at being hotel snobs (when we can). Our snobbishness isn’t over service, quality or facilities (although they help!). Instead, we look for the best views, balconies and proximity to the hub of where we want to be. After a few searches, we found Meliá, Alicante […]

The Barcelona Blog

Barcelona! Hot sunshine, sandy beaches, vibrant metropolitan streets, historic Spanish architecture – there’s something for everyone. We’ve put together a list of places that we would highly recommend visiting, if you’re planning a trip to Barcelona. Make sure to read the ‘Top Tip’ for each place, to help […]

What To See & Do in Amsterdam

We spent 4 days and 3 nights in Amsterdam, as part of my birthday trip. Fortunately, visiting in the winter, meant it wasn’t as crowded as it would have been earlier in the year. Unfortunately, we were out of season to visit the big tulip garden (still on […]