I know I love budget travel, roughing it around some of the most amazing countries has been a fantastic experience there is no doubting that. But as the years have gone on I have started to really appreciate luxury, the most important of those luxuries on the road is accommodation. When you go and stay in a top class hotel or boutique hotel you just feel great, you get a great sense of comfort and relaxation. I only have to look back at my last visit when I looked at Luxury hotels Marrakech, I was Read more [...]
When you are planning a company event or conference then you it is always great to try and keep the costs down. It is more than possible to reduce your costs if you are able to follow a few key tips, you want to make sure that everyone has a great time but you also want to be safe in the knowledge that you have not spent any unnecessary funds. A great way to put it in the hands of a professional and to cut costs is to go with a specialist such as the event management with the co-operative travel Read more [...]
The hope of discovering a weird and wonderful new landscape, restaurant, hotel, person or location is one of the things that encourage people to travel and explore new places. It's about the discovery of something extraordinary. This desire for adventure and taste for the novel is part of the joy of travelling.
Some strange places that make fantastic holiday destinations include the ice hotels of Sweden, a log cabin in Alaska or maybe a trip to British Columbia’s spotted lake or a journey Read more [...]
It's not long until one of the biggest events in the UK's sporting calendar kicks off, the Aintree festival is just around the corner. The most famous race that takes place during the festival is the Grand National, the Grand National 2014 promises to be one of the most watched horse races of the whole year!
Lots of people will be heading to the Aintree racecourse to enjoy everything that the festival has to offer, I cannot recommend going to watch the festival highly enough! You will see Read more [...]
You'd be forgiven for thinking that Dublin, Cork or even Galway is Ireland's oldest city, and while they are the three largest by population, and among the most popular among tourists, the oldest city in Ireland is actually the city of Waterford. A bit of a hidden gem, Waterford's history dates back to 914 when the city was established as a Viking settlement in Ireland. 1100 years later, and the city is throwing one of the biggest parties of the year, and if you're keen to find out more about Read more [...]
A gap year or career break as it is also known, isn’t just for students. Ok so a whole year might be a bit extreme for some people but a few months away from your job could be just the kick you need to experience new horizons, learn new skills, and get your head back in the right frame of mind to take you to the next level.
Of course, it’s not just as simple as taking off for a year when you have responsibilities and bills to pay, and this kind of break requires planning and budgeting, and Read more [...]