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A Day Trip In France – Saintes and Saint-Jean-d’Angély

After weeks of cloud and rain, I took advantage of the first hot and sunny day and set out on little country road trip. Saintes (spelled Xaintes or Xainctes throughout history) is a historical commune town in southwestern France. It was known as Mediolanum Santonum in Roman times and today is known for its Gallo-Roman, […]

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6 foods to try next time you’re in the Philippines

Pork sisiq in the Philippines

Asia is a region that is known for its culinary gems and also its more eccentric dishes. It is an incredibly versatile part of the world, both culturally and culinarily speaking. When you think of mouthwatering Asian dishes, your mind might go to Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, Korea, or India. The country that is often left […]

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Castlerigg Stone Circle – How I stumbled into history

I had never seen a stone circle before visiting Castlerigg and, oh my, was it ever a good one to start with! Photo via Flikr by Andi Campbell-Jones The location of Castlerigg is one of the reasons this stone circle attracts so many visitors. Situated near Keswick in Cumbria, North West England, Castlerigg stone circle […]

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The Northern Highlands loop: Exploring some of Peru’s lesser-visited towns

Not many tourists make it to Peru’s Northern Highlands – an area that stretches from the western foothills of the Andes to the Amazon Jungle – simply because the region is so far away and so inaccessible from the country’s major tourist attractions (Cusco, The Sacred Valley, the desert oasis of Huacachina and Lake Titicaca) towards the south of […]

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The Best Reasons To Visit Logan

Logan Canyon is one of the undiscovered gems of tourism in the United States, and this stunning area of Utah is a fantastic place to enjoy beautiful natural surroundings, mountain views and a real warm welcome from the local community. You’ll want to ensure that you give yourself at least a few days to savor the attractions […]

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A Day Trip In France – Saintes and Saint-Jean-d’Angély

After weeks of cloud and rain, I took advantage of the first hot and sunny day and set out on […]

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