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So what’s so great about traveling Europe by van?

November 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

I used to think that traveling by plane was the best start to a holiday ever, but my first trip by van convinced me the opposite. There are so many ways to discover many beautiful Read more

7 really special things not to miss when visiting Madrid

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

1. Start your day the Spanish way If you feel like starting your day ‘Madrid style’ then have a tosta con tomate sprinkled with a little salt and olive oil, a café con leche and a glass of zumo de Read more

Make the world your home: Top travel tips for living like a local

February 22nd, 2017|1 Comment

Why do we travel, hey? If you’re the kind of person looking for more than a beach resort and all-inclusive bar, there are many much more interesting ways to have a change of scene. How Read more

Live Like a Local: Hackney

February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Living like a local when travelling isn’t easy. Trip advisor, whilst pointing you in the direction of the best quality places, will only lead you down the path of tourist hot spots. Wandering around is Read more

How to make solo travel feel like the world is your home

February 2nd, 2017|2 Comments

Solo travel isn’t for everybody. Picking up, packing and taking yourself off for an adventure alone is both exhilarating and daunting. One woman’s idea of complete freedom can be another’s idea of solitary hell. Yet, Read more

Why I started MyFriendsRoom the first travel accommodation website for friends

January 19th, 2017|2 Comments

I developed MyFriendsRoom because I believed that there was a need for a travel network for safe affordable accommodation. I have a large network of friends all over the world on social networks, but sometimes Read more

Would you trust a stranger with your flat and your pets?

January 19th, 2017|7 Comments

So I had a dilemma a while back, we were heading off to Seville for our summer holiday and our neighbour had let us down at the last minute so we were left with no-one Read more

Travel reviews are your new holiday guide

January 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Renting out your place as a vacation rental is an excellent way of making a good income and meeting a lot of interesting people, but there is stiff competition and the best way to be Read more