Cooking classes in Dominica | Experiences Caribbean

Caribbean food is rich in flavours and personality, with influences from many other countries. Caribbean food is fresh, colourful and often very local, particularly on Dominica where the fresh fruit & vegetables are so easily available around the island. A cooking class is an excellent way to learn about the cuisine on Dominica as wellContinue reading “Cooking classes in Dominica | Experiences Caribbean”

Ilhabela, beautiful by name, beautiful by nature

Ilhabela, beautiful by name, beautiful by nature Why Ilhabela should by on your radar for a delightful island getaway. Ilhabela, sometimes ignored in favour of Ilha Grande for backpackers, indeed lives up to it’s name as the Beautiful Island. It’s a lush green island with expansive national parks, and a laid back cool vibe withContinue reading “Ilhabela, beautiful by name, beautiful by nature”

Sustainability on a cruise | How to travel in a more sustainable way.

The topic of cruising and sustainability often comes up and before/during my first cruise I did some research as to how one can cruise more sustainably. Much of this (as well as choosing which company to cruise with) actually comes down to decisions you can make during the cruise, and I wanted to highlight someContinue reading “Sustainability on a cruise | How to travel in a more sustainable way.”

First time on a cruise? What you need to know?

If you’ve booked to go on your first cruise or are currently browsing options to have a cruise as your next holiday then you may be wondering what things you need to know before you travel on a cruise ship for the first time. I recently travelled with Princess Cruises from Southampton on my firstContinue reading “First time on a cruise? What you need to know?”

Where to eat in St Kitts

St Kitts is a haven for seafood lovers and the island has a range of options for dining, from street side cafes & stalls right up to fine dining restaurants with ocean views. Below is a list of top recommendations on St Kitts with something for every taste. For music while you eat  Sprat Net Continue reading “Where to eat in St Kitts”

15 things to do in Beverley | What to do in Beverley

Beverley is a delightful small town in the North East of England with a range of activities to suit all ages, and a huge amount of history and culture attached to it. It’s an ideal low key weekend break, with romantic hotels, some top dining locations and enough galleries, churches and quirky trails to keepContinue reading “15 things to do in Beverley | What to do in Beverley”

St Kitts; A one week itinerary | What to do in St Kitts

St Kitts is an island with so much to offer. As well as the usual delightful beaches one might expect from a Caribbean Island it’s an adventurous place with a whole range of activities for the discerning traveller. There’s a rich history and culture and those with an interest can visit the sites of sugarContinue reading “St Kitts; A one week itinerary | What to do in St Kitts”

The Bower House | A delightful Cotwswolds stay

I’m a big fan of boutique properties, I find the attention to detail is usually much higher and the service often more personal.  Indeed, at The Bower House you’re welcomed as an old friend and the smiling staff have great suggestions for the local area. The five rooms are individually designed, with different styles, layouts andContinue reading “The Bower House | A delightful Cotwswolds stay”

What to do in Pico Bonito National Park?

Only a short drive away from La Ceiba is Pico Bonito National Park. It’s a haven for birdwatchers and nature lovers and draws in visitors from all over the world keen to spot some of the rare birds found in the area. Pico Bonito Lodge and Spa is a member of the group Small LuxuryContinue reading “What to do in Pico Bonito National Park?”

Visiting El Paredon, Guatemala -What to do in El Paredon

Visiting El Paredon, Guatemala? This guide to Guatemala’s top surfer town will take you through the top things to do in El Paredon and what activities you can do in El Paredon.

Top places to eat & drink | Santa Rosa de Copan, Honduras

Santa Rosa de Copan is great for foodies. It has a huge choice of cuisines from street food options right up to romantic steak houses and restaurants with food so good that orders come in from all over Honduras. It also has a lively nightlife with a number of cocktail bars and clubs to chooseContinue reading “Top places to eat & drink | Santa Rosa de Copan, Honduras”

10 reasons to visit Santa Rosa de Copan | Honduras

    1. It’s a great introduction to Honduras It’s often overlooked by tourists rushing to Copan Ruinas meaning that it’s less touristy and feels like a very authentic Honduran experience. Only a couple of hours from the Salvadorean border and well located on the way to both San Pedro Sula and other major destinations,Continue reading “10 reasons to visit Santa Rosa de Copan | Honduras”