5 Tips to renting the perfect luxury villa in Mexico

I had such a great time backpacking in Mexico in 2014, it’s one of the rare countries where I had to eat three meals a day as the food was just so delicious. We had the pleasure of staying in different accommodation during our trip, as well as hotels and hostels, also luxury villas. This Read more about 5 Tips to renting the perfect luxury villa in Mexico[…]

Backpacking in England: Best Things to See and Do in Romsey

Romsey is one of the best places to choose to visit. And it’s pretty simple. They have historical sites and monuments to visit and, of course, cultural attractions, together with some adventurous and funny activities to do around Romsey. It also has places to eat and drink, because you have to take your energy from Read more about Backpacking in England: Best Things to See and Do in Romsey[…]

7 Stag do pitfalls you should avoid at all costs

Organising a stag party is not an easy task but it is definitely accomplishable with the right kind of planning. Being the best man in a wedding brings along with itself major responsibilities. You have to keep your groom calm during the preparations, be present while he goes out for shopping, help him decide the Read more about 7 Stag do pitfalls you should avoid at all costs[…]

Backpacking in Saudi Arabia: Touring the Rashid Husain Al Qorashei Rose Farm and Factory in Taif

Backpacking in Saudi Arabia: Touring the Rashid Husain Al Qorashei Rose Farm and Factory in Taif

  “I compare you to a kiss from a rose on the grey” – Seal. After attending the Hotel Conference in the cool city of Jeddah, we headed inland to the famous city of Taif. Taif is often dubbed the “City of Roses” and it isn’t hard to see why this title has been allocated Read more about Backpacking in Saudi Arabia: Touring the Rashid Husain Al Qorashei Rose Farm and Factory in Taif[…]

Backpacking in Oman: Staying At the Naseem Hotel in Mutrah

After my time backpacking in Saudi Arabia, I hung around on the peninsula for a while longer, by taking a flight from Jeddah to Muscat in Oman. Oman has changed its visa laws as of March 2018. This meant I needed to fork out $53 US for an online Oman visa in advance. Oman was Read more about Backpacking in Oman: Staying At the Naseem Hotel in Mutrah[…]

Your Summer Calendar for the Lake District, England

Say hello to long sunlit days and beautiful breezes again! It’s summer, and there’s no finer time to be out and about. What better place to be in than the picturesque Lake District? Of course, there are the usual picnics, boating and swimming, but don’t neglect the brimming schedule of activities just waiting for holidaymakers Read more about Your Summer Calendar for the Lake District, England[…]

World Borders: Muslims Only - The Fork in the Road Near Mecca, Saudi Arabia

World Borders: Muslims Only – The Fork in the Road Near Mecca, Saudi Arabia

This is a world border which is slightly different to those in my normal World Borders series, as whether you enter this border or not depends solely on one thing – if you are a Muslim or a Non-Muslim. I am a Non-Muslim and will not be converting to Islam, but on our recent trip Read more about World Borders: Muslims Only – The Fork in the Road Near Mecca, Saudi Arabia[…]