I’ve seen Bura surfhouse advertising all over my Facebook for a while now. I’ve planned imaginary holidays galore to Bura, and decided to finally bite the bullet and make it happen. I was not disappointed! I arrived around midnight, and one of the girls on reception was really friendly (even at that hour!). She asked… Read More Hostel review: Bura Surfhouse in Lagos
Stuck for ideas for New Years in the UK? Stoke Travel have organised an epic 24 hr round trip London to Edinburgh for the worlds largest street party, Hogmanay! There’s four party stages and 8 large screens with fireworks displays every hour from 9pm until midnight, all set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. After the… Read More 24 hour trip to Hogmanay!
I spent a week in Portugal, and spent some of that time in the beautiful Lagos. I was looking for things to do, and coasteering in Lagos was something I hadn’t heard of, but was on the list of activities offered at Bura Surfhouse. It sounded pretty cool, so I signed myself up. I had… Read More Coasteering in Lagos
Venturing north in Thailand with my sister, we decided to jump straight off the night bus to Chiang Mai, and onto a bus bound for Chiang Rai. Unfortunately, even though we arrived at 6am, the buses had sold out until 10.30. For future reference, the McDonald’s at Chiang Mai bus station is great…we charged our… Read More Chiang Rai in 24 hours
I stayed at Tattva design hostel in Porto for three nights, and loved it. If you ever find yourself in Porto, I’d definitely recommend staying here. It’s central location makes it easy to get to from the airport or train, and it’s within walking distance of the main square. The hostel reception is open 24… Read More Hostel review: Tattva Design hostel in Porto
Us Kiwis are a rare breed. With a population of about five million, we would make up only half the population of London. However, half a million of us live overseas. So you may have more chance of spotting a Kiwi than you first thought. Unlike our bird that gives us our namesake, we are… Read More A beginner’s guide to speaking Kiwi
I booked a few nights at hostel Miran in Mostar, after reading it’s fantastic reviews. I really wanted to get amongst the history of the area, and so many had only wonderful things to say about the tours run by them. I was not disappointed. The Herzegovina tour was fantastic. Our group set off, and… Read More Mostar and Herzegovina tour with Miran’s hostel