Destinations

You’ve decided where you want to go – now is the fun part: planning where to sleep, what to look at and how to stuff your face. Hopefully, these Essential Bits will lead you to the unmissable bits to any place you venture for the first time or the twentieth.

Things to do in Ghent on Sunday

Things to do in Ghent on Sunday

Sundays are sacred in this Belgium city. Most of the shops are closed and students go home to have lunch with their parents. Still in a city as vibrant as this, you don’t need shops or students to have a fantastic day and find loads […]

Best Bits London – The Summer Cocktails in London 2017!

Best Bits London – The Summer Cocktails in London 2017!

Not all of us are lucky enough to sip a Pomada in a cave overlooking the Mediterranean on Menorca. Some of us live in London, but we can bring a little of that Southern European sentiment into our daily lives with just a sip of these […]

Fun Things To Do In Menorca, Spain

Fun Things To Do In Menorca, Spain

I think of them as the three Graces – Mallorca, Ibiza, and Menorca: Mallorca is Hera, the biggest and mother of the three; Ibiza is Aphrodite, glamorous and ready for fun; leaving Menorca as Athena, the wise, the knowing, and the gin-sipping. All three Balearic […]

London to the Isle of Wight by Ferry!

London to the Isle of Wight by Ferry!

I can’t comprehend why the adjective “Jet Set” still equates to being cool. I admit the idea of grabbing a jet to parts known and unknown still has some caché. The reality of air travel is quite the opposite, as we all know. Even if […]

The Best Paintings in Europe

The Best Paintings in Europe

“I don’t want to spend part of my holiday standing in front of a painting!” Having spent practically my entire college career studying art from the world’s great scholars, A little part of me died when my dinner partner uttered those words last week. Then […]

Dubrovnik Tips

Dubrovnik Tips

Dubrovnik is a tourist’s dream and what a perfect weekend it can be – the weather is usually sunny, the food incredible and the hotel a dream. I’ve think these top Dubrovnik tips will let you see the wonder of the walled city, even if […]