Three Things to Do In Malta

The island of Malta, like most Mediterranean Islands, is blessed with a wonderful climate throughout the year and beaches of such beauty that they alone have turned the island into a top tourist destination. However, it’s not just the sun, sea and sand and cheap deals through the likes of Mercury Direct that make holidays in Malta so popular, there’s a lot to enjoy in and around … Continue reading Three Things to Do In Malta

Top walking areas of Sicily

From the white sandy beaches and rocky coastline, to the charred slopes of volcanos and the lush greenery of National Parks, Sicily is filled with startling and enjoyable contrasts. Throughout the timeless scenery of this beautiful region you can find a multitude of hiking and walking routes that showcase the stunning variety of landscapes Sicily has to offer. Here, Sicily holidays specialist Think Sicily has … Continue reading Top walking areas of Sicily

Top budget travel destinations

There are certain activities that we love to enjoy on our holidays but which can end up costing a lot. Whether you prefer strapping on your skis, hitting the waves or strolling round the golf course when you travel abroad, you can generally expect to be paying a hefty price for the pleasure.  Heathrow Parking specialist, Purple Parking, has taken a look at some of … Continue reading Top budget travel destinations

Three reasons to head for Colombia

Forget the past pre-conceptions of Colombia, over the last few years this South American gem has become far more than a destination for intrepid back-packers and the destination for anyone looking for an alternative luxury holiday in South America. Here are three top reasons to head to Colombia. Cartagena A maze of beautiful cobbled streets, leafy plaza’s and friendly, vibrant locals this old town is … Continue reading Three reasons to head for Colombia

Top 5 Must-Do’s in East London if Strapped for Time

With the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games set to take Stratford by storm this summer, East London has cemented itself as a ‘must visit’ destination for tourists – many of whom will be taking mini breaks to the capital. With such a huge offering, it can be a cloudy wilderness of possibilities for those strapped for time. So we’ve put together the top five must … Continue reading Top 5 Must-Do’s in East London if Strapped for Time

Christmas feasts from around the world

If the thought of another traditional turkey dinner makes you feel deflated, you need a little inspiration to help spice up your Christmas meal. There are loads more options out there if mince pies and prawn cocktail leave you jaded, so why not try looking further afield for menu ideas? Christmas is celebrated in hundreds of ways worldwide so you have plenty more to choose … Continue reading Christmas feasts from around the world