In Review – TWENTY ONE

Tucked underneath Southend's worldwide famous pier, Twenty One cultural venue is quietly making waves among the population of just under 200,000. For many years the inhabitants and council of Southend have tried profoundly to bring some joy back into the 'Golden Mile', finally with the addition of Twenty One it slowly feels as if the [...]

In Review + reflections – Coffee Clothing Collective

The British love coffee, almost more than the Americans do. We love it so much that we get through over 2.3billion* cups of the stuff via any one of the 22,845* coffee outlets that are now helping us through our days. Taking up 54%* of the outlet share the leading chain coffee shops are expanding [...]

Botanical Sunday

After spending the first few days of our Morocco trip within the medina of Marrakech and the Sahara desert we decided to take the opportunity to slow the pace down and take a day to recharge. With that in mind we headed for 'Jardin Majorelle', located on Rue Yves Saint Laurent, some way outside the [...]

In Review – Bear + Wolf Café

Winner of Timeout London's "Love London" award for two years running, Bear + Wolf is a slice of Kentish Town excellence bursting with mouth-watering dishes that will leave you wanting more. Not only do B+W offer the most delightful open top sandwiches, but they serve some of the finest coffee available in Kentish Town. If [...]

The Sahara Adventure day2

Part one of this adventure can be found here. Now you might imagine a night in the desert to be filled with all sort of creepy insects but in matter of fact we hardly came across any wildlife. The most we probably saw was a couple of cats, one called "Shakira", and a dog that [...]

The Sahara Adventure

A morning of travelling saw us united with a group of fellow tourists as we made our way into the Sahara to spend a night under the stars. Mostly made up of Spanish speakers, Australians and Brits our group led by driver Mohammed, began the 8 hour journey into the desert. Taking us through the [...]

Medina Madness

I feel like it's an ever occurring pattern in my posts and perhaps that says something about myself but, my god, I needed that sleep. Refreshed and ready to go we headed down to the hotel café to grab our included breakfast. When booking hotels, no matter for how many days, I always make sure [...]

مرحبا المغرب Hello Morocco!

At last summer has fully embraced our half of the globe, a see of pale skin has captured the nation soon to be washed over in a pinky red. For me the arrival of summer has marked mine and Filip's first summer travels, exploring just beyond the EU in the desert lavished country of Morocco. Arriving [...]

How to get the cheapest flights

I tend to get asked how I manage to travel abroad so frequently & cheaply quite often, so to answer this I've put together this little step by step guide on how you can achieve the best deals on flights around the world. Be patient The cheapest flights and deals aren't about to jump straight [...]

Top Summer travel essentials

Summer is finally upon us which often signals escape of everyday life for many heading away on summer travels. It's always important to travel in comfort with key travelling essentials to ensure you keep yourself in the mix of travelling while getting the most out of the experience.  1 Water is life A decent sturdy [...]

#StandTogether

Over the past 24-hours I have seen and overheard a great defiance against the terror that is now sadly being forced upon us. Along with Manchester, the whole of the UK is standing up in defiance in solidarity with those victims and family members of the devastating heartless attack that many unfortunately witnessed last night. [...]

Why not escape it all?

We've all had that moment, when you've just completed the same daily routine for the thousandth time. I'm also guessing that you've already tried to spice things up by changing your normal route or eating spiced avocado for your breakfast? But for some reason it's still just not cutting it for you. Which brings you [...]