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.

A Bit of UK: Ferries are the way to go!

A Bit of UK: Ferries are the way to go!

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 Art of Seeing

The Art of Seeing

“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 […]

Best Bits London: 10 Great Stalls at Portobello Road Antique Market London

Best Bits London: 10 Great Stalls at Portobello Road Antique Market London

It’s hard not to compare Portobello Antique Market London today with what it used to be, even just ten years ago. Gone are the days when you would see stalls lining the streets with tables laden with knick-knacks next to silver next to china. Arcades […]

Copenhagen Tips not to be missed!

Copenhagen Tips not to be missed!

Summer or winter in Copenhagen, just writing the phrase has me humming along to the dulcet harmonies of Danny Kaye as Hans Christian Andersen heading in for a visit. The days are endless in summer and Tivoli is open and everyone is outside enjoying the […]

A Bit of France: Le Loop de Paris

A Bit of France: Le Loop de Paris

What is there to say about Paris that hasn’t been said already. There must be millions of luxury travel blogs telling you where to go, what to do and, most importantly, where to eat. Although it’s a crowded market, I thought it was time that […]