Review of Premier Inn London Heathrow Terminal 4


Are you looking for a hotel that is within easy walking distance of London Heathrow Airport? If so, dive into my review of Premier Inn London Heathrow Terminal 4. Historically, when selecting an airport at London Heathrow Airport you were faced with a tricky choice. You could pay a premium for the few hotels that […]

How to Order Coffee in Italy Like a Local!


Confession time. When it came to a coffee, I used to be a complete Philistine. Ordering a cappuccino after dinner was second nature to me. I’d peer into a cup of espresso and think “Where’s the rest?’” My caffeinated road to Damascus led to Rome, where my Italian friends soon put me straight. You see, […]

One Day in Lille: A Free Walking Tour (+ Interactive Map)


I’ll level with you; I never intended to spend one day in Lille. My master plan was to bag a cheap Eurostar ticket from London to Lille – a mere 90 minutes’ journey from London St. Pancras International – and use the city as a base to stroll along the canals of Ghent and to […]

The Ultimate Greek Islands & Adriatic Cruise Guide (on MSC Sinfonia)

Are you looking for an alternative to the bog-standard Mediterranean cruise? If so, why not take an Adriatic cruise from Venice to the Greek islands? The turquoise waters of the Adriatic Sea separate the rugged coastline of the Balkan peninsula and eastern Italy. South of the Puglia region of Italy, the Adriatic Sea meets the […]